OJSC “Ust-Luga Oil” Terminal has opened its doors to children
Children at the age of 4.5 to 13 years oldaccompanied by adults participated in the event, they were brought from Kingisepp and Saint-Petersburg on comfortable buses.
On arrival to the Terminal, specialists of the labor safety, industrial safety and civil defense and emergency department have given safety instructions to the guests explaining that the Terminal is a facility of an increased danger and it is very important to keep strictly to established rules,whereafter participants went for a tour.
Deputy Head of the Commodity Service Igor Krivionok explained the purpose of the Railway Facilities in accessible for children terms, showed the territory of the shore tank farm for storage of light oil and black oil products. Young participants of the excursion saw the process of oil product loading onto a tanker at the Berth No. 1 and of oil – at the Berth No.4 (“Nevskaya Pipe Company” LLC).
The brightest impressions appeared due to the visit of the Fire Depot – Fire Department -75: children could sit in the cabin of the fire engine; tryfire helmets on, watch the rainbow appearing during throwing water out of the fire hose.
At the end of the eventful day, our guests were invited for lunch at the company’s canteen where a three course meal was served for them – a few options of such a lunch are offered to our employees on a daily basis. After lunch, satiated and happy, they went to share their impressions on the day with their families.
Director General of the company Konstantin Khamlay has expressed his gratitude to all participants of the excursion:
We would like to thank participants of the tour and we promise to receive all those who would like to visit again.”
1 685 rail tankcars were unloaded by employees of the Terminal between the 12/07/2015 and 13/07/2015 which amounts to 103 118 tons. The share of black oil products amounted to over 65%, transshipment of stable gas condensate to the terminal of OOO “NOVATEK”- about 25%, light oil products made about 10%. This result has been achieved due to high pr