OIL PIPELINE BRODY - DERZHKORDON

Relocation of pipeline section km 232 - km 285 out of emergency area.

Pre-design proposals on options of the line relocation, engineering survey, design with division of construction works into two phases, Detail Design for each construction phase, Construction supervision.

Customer:

"Main oil pipelines "Druzhba" Subdivision of JSC "Ukrtransnafta" (Ukraine)

Year of execution: 2003

Project Objective: relocation of km 232 - km 285 section of the pipeline due to the activation of landslide processes in the route area

Basic engineering solutions:

  • Application of shop-insulated longitudinal welded pipes
  • Insulation of welded joints with heat-shrinking couplings.
  • Active protection against earth corrosion by cathodic protection stations
  • Installation of gate valves with intellectual electric drives connected to automated control system of oil pumping process.
  • Construction of fiberoptical communication line.
  • Construction of antierosion, fire-prevention facilities and oil detention structures on Latoritsa river.

Basic technical data:

Length of relocated pipeline section - 58,4 km
Diameter:
I line - 530 mm
II line - 720 mm