OJSC "Perm Engine Co." has delivered the first gas turbines for “Nord Stream” gas pipeline


On the first of December OJSC "Perm Engine Co." shipped the first three gas turbines rated at 16MW (GTU-16P) to be installed as a part of a gas- pumping unit at the compressor station "Elizavetinskaya", "Nord Stream" gas pipeline.

The Russian land-based part of "Nord Stream" gas pipeline (Compressor stations "Gryazovets" and "Portovaya") that is 917 km long comprises 7 compressor stations. Four of them shall be equipped by the gas turbines, manufactured at OJSC "Perm Engine Co.". By the end of the year the company is going to send one more GTU-16P there.

Mikhail Dicheskul, Managing Director of OJSC "Perm Engine Co.":

- It is very important for us that OJSC "Perm Engine Co." takes part in the realization of such a strategically important project for Russia as "North European Gas pipeline". Our products have proved to be reliable, qualitative and competitive and that explains why we have been one of the main suppliers of gas turbines for OJSC "Gasprom" compressor stations for such a long time.



OJSC "Perm Engine Co." deals with a series production of aviation military and civil engines and industrial gas turbines for electrical power stations and gas transportation.

OJSC "Perm Engine Co." is a member of the "United Engine- Building Corporation", which is a 100% affiliate company of the United Industrial Corporation "Oboronprom" dealing with the engine building assets.

The United Industrial Corporation "Oboronprom" is a diversified company, established in 2002. It comprises the state corporation "Russian Technologies". The company specializes in helicopter building (OJSC "Russian Helicopters"), engine building (Managing Company "United Engine- Building Corporation"), etc. The total income of the company for the period of 2008 is more than 100 billion rubles.