On June 7, President of the Republic of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko visited OJSC "Naftan" during his working trip to Vitebsk region. The previous visit of the head of state to the refinery in Novopolotsk took place in 2007. Aleksandr Lukashenko was informed about the investment program realization, held a meeting on the modernization of Belarusian refineries and the efficiency of export sales of petroleum products, also he spoke to the personnel.
The season of bitumen at Naftan is gaining momentum. Roofing, road, construction bitumen are ordered by consumers. All types of these petroleum products are produced according to the Belarusian standard and corresponding to the European classification. Specialists take care of servicing customers faster than before that's why they have introduced a new technological scheme at the bitumen production unit during its recent shutdown repair.
400 thousand tons of Naftan diesel fuel delivered by pipeline Several significant events and the first results were celebrated this spring by OJSC "Naftan", OJSC "Polotsktransneft Druzhba" and RUE "Belorusneft" and their trilateral cooperation project. On March 27, 2019 the first Belarusian main oil product pipeline Novopolotsk-Fanipol has already delivered 400 thousand tons of Naftan diesel fuel to the repository of Minsk and Vitebsk regions. Such volume of marketable products was delivered by 1st and 2nd complexes of technological scheme, which connected Naftan and Belorusneft.
OJSC "Naftan" produces more than 100 product items. The basis of export consists of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel, oils, fuel oil, vacuum gas oil, residual hydrocracking. Naftan is also the only Belarusian producer of fuel for aircraft and over the past year it has enlarged the geography of jet fuel supplies.
In February "OJSC" Naftan introduced discounts for 20 types of motor oils (out of nearly 30) and solvents (look for the details on naftan.by). Retail trading is dynamic and requires constant attention. Therefore, discounts allow consumers to get the goods at a better price, and the company - to increase production volumes and sales.
The birthday of the Naftan is a good reason to look into the past of the enterprise - with the help not only the rare photos, but also by newsreels and fragments of the documentaries recently added to the our company's archive. The black and white chronicles captured the significant events of the early 1960s. For example, the legendary crude oil distillation unit AVT-1, first trains with Belarusian fuel, a solemn rally on the occasion of the first line of the Polotsk refinery.
The construction and assembling works at the delayed coking complex of OJSC "Naftan" must be completed strictly in accordance with the deadline stated.
The shipping costs decrease by a quarter
OJSC "Naftan" improves the technology of product shipment. The enterprise has organized shipment of bitumen materials in modern packaging – clovertainers. The introduction of a new logistic scheme should increase the shipment frequency in 2019. And the petroleum products could be sold even during the shutdown maintenance of the bitumen facility that has already been launched.
The nationwide consumer recognition award "Narodnaya Marka" ("People's Brand") in 2018 covered dozens of local brands. On November 29, at the Palace of the Republic, the award ceremony gathered representatives of leading Belarusian companies whose goods and services deserved special attention. According to the results of the popular vote, the oil products of OJSC "Naftan" in the category of "Technical Fluids for Automobiles" again won first place.