The Russian Gas Petrochemical Forum and the international exhibition "Gas.Oil.Technologies" was launched in Ufa.


The Russian Gas Petrochemical Forum and the international exhibition "Gas.Oil.Technologies" was launched in Ufa.

28 May 2018
To welcome the participants and guests of the forum and the exhibition the Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan Farhad Samedov , Minister of Industry and Innovation Policy of Bashkortostan Aleksey Karpukhin, the Head of Ufa city municipal district Administration Irek Yalalov, vice-president of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Chairman of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences Valentin Parmon, President Union of Oil and Gas Industrialists of Russia Gennady Shmal, President of the Academy of Sciences of Bashkortostan Alfis Gayazov, City Counselor of Ufa city Iosif Marach and other guests came.
“The city of Ufa is known in the post-Soviet space and abroad as one of the centers of oil refining and petrochemical industry. The high competence of the Ufa and Bashkortostan science in the field of oil refining allow us to be proud of our wonderful city  at the opening ceremony.In addition to the introduction of modern technologies into the production of oil production and refining, as well as petrochemicals,”Bashneft” implemented a grandiose ecological project in Ufa – the waste treatment facilities of the entire petrochemical complex were put into operation in the northern part of our city. The long-term environmental problem of industrial wastewater treatment was completely solved in 2017”,Irek Yalalov said.
Irek Yalalov wished participants of the Forum successful work, new contracts and establishment of lasting contacts and business ties.
The Russian Gas Petrochemical Forum and the exhibition "Gas. Oil. Technologies "are one of the largest sites for acquaintance with new technologies and equipment for the petrochemical complex in Russia. Leading enterprises of the industry, as well as chemical engineering, engineering organizations, manufacturers of equipment for the fuel and energy sector participate in the forum.
This year, the exposition is represented at five sites with a total area of 14 thousand square meters. Over 320 companies from 10 countries and 32 regions of Russia took part in the exhibition. Most part, about 80 percent of the products represented are produced domestically, as well as dealers representing the world's brands on the Russian market. The largest section of the exhibition - "Pipeline, shut-off and control valves", notable sections are also "Instrumentation" and "Oilfield Equipment".
The plenary session is devoted to the topic "Russia in the World Trends in the Development of the Petrochemical Industry". Within the forum, a number of round tables will also be held, where the state of the industry markets, the development of innovative technologies and highly specialized topics will be discussed.