About the project
Tatneft-NeftikhimSnab is a part of the holding Tatneft-Neftekhim. The holding is a production horizontal-oriented holding that carries out the entire production cycle: supply, production, sales. The task of OOO Tatneft-Neftekhimsnab is to provide equipment and goods and materials for the enterprises included in the holding.
SVEL Group became the first transformer manufacturer to supply the enterprise within the framework of the complex replacement of soot-containing transformers, which is carried out in accordance with the 2001 Stockholm Convention.
"Sovtol" or polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) is a persistent organic pollutant, belongs to the 1st class of hazardous substances and is capable of causing irreparable harm to the environment, human health and life. According to the 2001 Stockholm Convention, the operation of transformers containing soot is allowed until 2025, after which they must be decommissioned and disposed of.
As part of a comprehensive program for the replacement of sovtol transformers for Tatneft-Neftekhimsnab, SVEL specialists dismantled the old equipment, disposed of it, and also supplied, installed and commissioned its own transformers.