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Russia's Dirty Oil Crisis Leaves Pipe Giant Scarred
Monday, July 08, 2019 As the biggest disruption to Russian oil flows in decades draws to a close, the country's European market looks remarkably unscathed, but its pipeline operator bears a few scars.

Russia's Transneft Launches 'Yug' Oil Products Pipeline
Thursday, April 05, 2018 Transneft says it started pumping commercial volumes of oil products through its new pipeline.

Transneft: Russian Oil Product Exports From Black Sea Port 'Collapse'
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Shipments of oil products from a Russian Black Sea port, hit by a managerial conflict, have 'collapsed,' Transneft says.

Russia's Transneft: Storm Suspends Oil Loadings From Novorossiisk
Friday, February 02, 2018 Transneft says that oil loadings from the Black Sea port of Novorossiisk were suspended.

Transneft Halts Russian Oil Product Pipeline After Spill
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Transneft says it stopped pumping oil products such as diesel through one of its pipelines after finding signs of an oil spill.

Transneft Says Its Computers Were Used For Mining Cryptocurrency
Friday, December 15, 2017 Computers at Transneft have been used for the unauthorised manufacture, or 'mining', of the cryptocurrency Monero, a vice-president of the Russian pipeline operator said.

Transneft: Oil Supplies to Lukoil's Norsi Refinery Suspended Due to Fire
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Crude oil deliveries to Lukoil's Norsi refinery in the Nizhny Novgorod region have been resumed after a fire at the facility, Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft.

Russia's Transneft and Rosneft Squabble Over Oil Contract Terms
Thursday, December 29, 2016 A longstanding dispute between Rosneft and pipeline monopoly Transneft flares again, with Russia's biggest oil producer holding out on signing a contract for 2017.

Russian Court Turns Down Shareholder Claim Over Transneft Dividend
Friday, November 18, 2016 A Moscow arbitration court turns down a claim by a minority shareholder in Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft who had alleged that the dividend payouts were too low.

Russia's Transneft Says Primorsk Port Closed Due To Fog
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Russian Baltic Sea port of Primorsk was closed on Tuesday due to thick fog, Russian oil pipeline operator Transneft said.

Russia's Transneft Resumes Oil Loadings From Novorossiisk
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Russia's oil pipeline monopoly resumes oil loadings from the Black Sea port of Novorossiisk.

Russia Suspends Oil Exports From Novorossiisk Due To Strong Wind
Monday, September 12, 2016 Russia's oil pipeline monopoly Transneft has suspended oil loadings from the Black Sea port of Novorossisk due to strong wind.

Transneft Resumes Pumping Oil via Baku-Novorossiisk Pipeline
Tuesday, August 02, 2016 Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft has resumed pumping oil via a pipeline from Azerbaijan's capital Baku to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossiisk, RIA news agency cited a Transneft official as saying.

Russia's Transneft Says Q1 Net Profit Rises To 75.6B Roubles
Friday, June 03, 2016 First-quarter net profit of Russia's oil pipeline monopoly Transneft increases 19% year-on-year to $1.1 billion.

Transneft Prikamye: Oil Deliveries Unaffected Despite Pipeline Fire
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Transneft Prikamye reports that a fire that stopped an oil pipeline in Russia's Perm region has not disrupted deliveries.

Russia's Transneft Says Halts Oil Flows Via Flawed ESPO Pipeline
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Russia's Transneft halts oil supplies via its ESPO pipeline until Friday due to work aimed at removing a 'flaw'.

Diplomat: EU Puts Top Russian Oil Companies on Sanctions List
Monday, September 08, 2014 The European Union puts Russia's Rosneft, Transneft and Gazprom Neft on its list of Russian state-owned firms that will not be allowed to raise capital or borrow on European markets, says a diplomat.

Expanded Caspian Pipeline Hits Record High Oil Exports In Feb
Wednesday, March 05, 2014 Russian and Kazakh oil exports via the Caspian Pipeline Consortium hit a record high.

Russia's Transneft Sees Lower Oil Exports in 2014
Monday, January 13, 2014 Transneft CEO says it expects to reduce its crude oil exports to 225 million tons in 2014 from 228 million in 2013.

Russia's Transneft Cuts 2014 Investment Plan
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Russian pipeline firm Transneft cuts its investment plans by five percent due to government decision to freeze transportation tariffs.

Transneft to Pull Out of Rosneft Far East Pipeline
Monday, September 30, 2013 Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft decides to withdraw from building a pipeline for Rosneft's Far East Komsomolsk refinery.

Transneft Questions Rosneft's Asia and Domestic Commitments
Friday, September 20, 2013 Transneft says Rosneft lacks sufficient reserves to honor its oil deals with Asian buyers and feed domestic refineries.

Russia Warns E. Europe on Possible Oil Supply Cut
Monday, December 28, 2009 Russia has warned the European Union it may cut its crude oil supplies via the Druzhba oil pipeline connecting Siberian oil fields to Eastern Europe.

First Section of Siberian-Pacific Pipeline Flows Oil
Monday, December 28, 2009 Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin launched the country's long-awaited Siberian oil export route Monday, giving energy-hungry Asia a new supply source from the world's largest crude oil exporter.

Italy, Russia and Turkey Cooperate on Samsun-Ceyhan Oil Pipeline
Monday, October 19, 2009 Italy, Russia and Turkey officials have signed a joint statement concerning the construction of the Samsun-Ceyhan oil pipeline between Turkey's Black Sea coast and its Mediterranean coast.

Russia, Venezuela Strengthen Energy Ties in Orinoco Oil Belt
Friday, September 11, 2009 Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev further strengthened energy ties by signing a package of development deals for the Orinoco region.

Eni Inks Strategic Energy Agreements with Gazprom
Tuesday, April 07, 2009 Eni and Gazprom signed significant agreements representing a further step in fostering strategic cooperation between Italy and the Russian Federation in the energy field.

TNK-BP to Supply Oil from Samotlorskoe Field by Pipeline in 2010
Tuesday, December 09, 2008 In July 2008, Transneft, TNK-BP and Rosneft signed an agreement on swap oil-supply operations. TNK-BP will supply oil from the Samotlorskoe field to Taishet and further along the Eastern Siberia–Pacific Ocean pipeline when construction is completed.

Russia's Deputy PM Visits Eni to Discuss Cooperation, South Stream
Monday, December 08, 2008 Russia's Deputy Prime Minister visited Eni headquarters to discuss strategic agreements between Eni and Gazprom.

China, Russia Sign Key Siberian Oil Pipeline Deal
Tuesday, October 28, 2008 Russia and China signed a long-awaited deal Tuesday to build a new Siberian oil pipeline to boost energy exports to China during a visit to Moscow by Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao.

TNK-BP, Rosneft Swap Oil Flows on Eastern Siberian-Pacific Ocean Pipeline
Thursday, July 17, 2008 Rosneft and TNK-BP signed an agreement Wednesday on performance of swap operations and coordinated it with Transneft to divide oil flows from the Eastern Siberia-Pacific Ocean oil pipeline.

Urals Moves Forward with Dulisma Development
Tuesday, January 22, 2008 Urals Energy has awarded contracts totaling almost U.S. $60 million for the construction of the first stage of the Central Processing Facilities, infield gathering system and export pipeline system which are scheduled for completion by end of 2008.

Transneft Approves Dulisminskoye Pipeline Tie-in Designs
Wednesday, October 03, 2007 Urals Energy says that OAO AK Transneft has approved the proposed designs and construction of the Dulisminskoye pipeline tie-in to Transneft’s ESPO.

Imperial Hits Oil Pay at South Festivalnoye
Friday, May 18, 2007 Imperial Energy on Friday announced that the South Festivalnoye 5 well, spudded on March 26, 2007, has encountered very promising hydrocarbon reservoirs.

Russia Plans World's Longest Undersea Tunnel from Siberia to Alaska
Friday, April 20, 2007 Russia plans to build the world's longest undersea tunnel, a 64-mile transport & pipeline link that would run from Siberia to Alaska and supply the United States with oil, natural gas and electricity, officials from the Russian Economy Ministry said.

Imperial Advances Toward Tomsk Production Goal
Wednesday, April 18, 2007 Imperial Energy has successfully completed the laying of its two pipelines in the Tomsk Region, Western Siberia.

Urals Energy Issues Ops Update
Tuesday, January 23, 2007 Urals Energy has made significant progress at Dulisma. The company's field development plan has been approved by the Russian Government.

Russian Oil Again Flows through Belarus
Thursday, January 11, 2007 Oil began flowing again through the Druzhba pipeline to Western European countries yesterday following the resolution of a price dispute between Russia and Belarus, Russian state-owned pipeline firm Transneft said.

Arawak Acquires Second Exploration Block this Month
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 Arawak Energy Corporation announced its second acquisition this month: a 100-percent interest in the Kymbozhyuskaya Block (the "Block") in the Komi Republic of Russia, close to the Company's existing producing fields.

Sulzer Wins Major Order from Transneft
Thursday, November 16, 2006 Sulzer Pumps this month received received a large pumps order from Russia for oil pipelines to be operated by Transneft.

Urals Energy Gets Transneft Approval for Access to ESPO Pipeline
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 Urals Energy has received approval from Transneft to accept the oil produced by Urals Energy's Dulisma field at Pump Station #8 located near the town of Kirensk and approximately 80 kilometers from the Dulisma field, for its ESPO pipeline.

Imperial Successfully Fracs Snezhnaya Well
Friday, July 14, 2006 Imperial Energy Corp. PLC said that it has successfully fracced Snezhnaya 137, the fourth appraisal/production well of its 2006 program at Snezhnaya, Block 77, in the Tomsk region of Western Siberia.