RZD and Lukoil develop railway node in Perm Region

16/05/2012

Russian Railways JSC, Lukoil OJSC, and the government of the Perm Region signed agreement on the Osentsy Transport node development by 2014.
This document consolidates the interest of the regional authorities, consignors and RZD in development of railway infrastructure at the Osentsy railway station (regional subsidiaries of Lukoil – LUKOIL-Permnefteorgsintez LLC and LUKOIL-Permneftegazpererabotka intend to transport via the station 11 million tonnes per annum).
The previous agreements between RZD and Lukoil were signed in 2007 and 2009. Russian Railways started to extend the capacity of the Osentsy transport node in 2007. In 2012, the company plans to carry out capital repair of tracks on the railway accesses to the node.
According to the new document, the parties intend to provide regular loading of cargo, give information about the terms of repair works to synchronize them.
Source: www.rzd-partner.com