Nexans signed an important HV contract with the major oil refinery in Atyrau, Kazakhstan
The contract includes delivering of a 22 km of 220 kV power cable with integrated optical cable accessories
Nexans signed a 2,7 million euro contract for supply 220 kV "turn-key" cable line. The contract includes delivering of a 22 km of high-voltage power cable with integrated optical cable accessories, which will be produced at European Nexans' plants in Germany and Switzerland.
Atyrau plant is the first oil refinery in Republic of Kazakhstan. The initial capacity of the plant was processing of 800 tons of oil per year and was based on the Emba oil field, imported Baku distillate. Today the plant produces gasoline in Regular-92, Premium-95, Super-98, which corresponding to Euro-2 standard.
At the moment one of the stages of reconstruction of the plant is taking place. During this stage wiring in cable trays under the ground at the site 220 kV Atyrau - CRP-3 in the refinery will be carried out.
Chef supervision of cable laying, installation of outdoor terminations and straight joints will be performed by highly qualified specialists of Nexans Russia.
Construction of 220 kV cable line at Atyrau refinery will be completed in 2013.