Pipe Metallurgical Company TMK and Gazprom Neft discussed areas of cooperation in the implementation of modern domestic technologies in the oil industry. During the strategic session, TMK presented its partners with innovative solutions for oil production and transportation, including for the development of hard-to-recover and unconventional hydrocarbon reserves.
The session was held in a combined face-to-face and online format at the TMK Science and Technology Center in the Skolkovo innovation center. TMK presented its knowledge-intensive developments in the design of casing strings and new drilling technologies, the use of innovative materials and coatings, and the installation of pipelines. They also talked about complex engineering services for the development of fields, which TMK is ready to provide jointly with the Sinara Group, a diversified holding.
The parties also explored promising areas of cooperation with the New Industry Fund - a joint venture fund of Gazprom Neft, Gazprombank, the Russian Venture Company (RVC) and VEB Ventures, which is developing Russian oil production technologies. In addition, TMK presented to the guests the unique capabilities of its scientific and technical center in Skolkovo, where modern research laboratories operate and the only stands in Russia for conducting comprehensive field tests of pipes and premium threaded connections.