2019

January

An offshore gas receiving terminal and a floating storage and regasification unit called Marshal Vasilevskiy were put into operation in the Kaliningrad Region, bringing the constituent entity’s energy security to a new level.

Marshal Vasilevskiy floating storage and regasification unit
Marshal Vasilevskiy floating storage and regasification unit

Marshal Vasilevskiy floating storage and regasification unit

The following documents were signed:

  • the Memorandum of Understanding between Gazprom and Srbijagas on the advancement of the expansion project for the Banatski Dvor underground gas storage facility in Serbia;
  • the new five-year Cooperation Agreement for 2019–2023 between Gazprom and the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area – Yugra;
  • the Accord for cooperation in 2019–2021 between Gazprom and St. Petersburg.

Denis Vasyukov was put in charge of Gazprom Transgaz Krasnodar.

February

The following documents were signed:

  • the Memorandum of Understanding between Gazprom and Inter State Gas Systems (Private) Ltd. to carry out a joint feasibility study regarding gas supplies from the Middle East to South Asian countries;
  • the long-term contract between Gazprom and the Almaz-Antey Corporation for the supply of import-substituting products in the amount equal to guaranteed future purchases;
  • the updated roadmap between Gazprom and Roscosmos for the latter to develop and launch the production of advanced equipment, including import-substituting products, for the needs of Gazprom;
  • the roadmap between Gazprom Gazomotornoye Toplivo, the Government of the Belgorod Region and RUSNANO to carry out a project aimed at facilitating the accelerated development of the NGV market in the region.

Gazprom held its 14th Investor Day in Hong Kong and Singapore.

Investor Day in Singapore
Investor Day in Singapore

Investor Day in Singapore

March

Full-scale development of the Kharasaveyskoye field started in the Yamal Peninsula.

Construction of a combined cycle thermal power plant (TPP) was launched in Serbia. The Pancevo TPP will be the first of the Gazprom Energoholding Group's projects to be implemented outside of the Russian Federation, as well as the first combined cycle thermal power plant in Serbia.

Sergey Menshikov was appointed Member of the Management Committee and Head of Department 307 at Gazprom.

Gazprom and RusGazDobycha made a decision on the final configuration of the project for a large-scale complex that will process ethane-containing gas and produce liquefied natural gas near the settlement of Ust-Luga, Leningrad Region.

The following documents were signed:

  • the Roadmap on the participation of Gazprom in the acquisition of the property and assets of Kyrgyzneftegaz;

  • the Memorandum of Understanding between Gazprom and NGV Italy reflecting the interest of Russian and Italian enterprises and commercial entities in joining efforts to expand the use of natural gas as a vehicle fuel;

  • the Memorandum of Understanding between Gazprom Energoholding and the Ministry of Mining and Energy of the Republic of Serbia on the implementation of combined heat and power generation projects in the Republic of Serbia.

The closing ceremony of the Gazprom Winter Spartakiada Games was held in Yekaterinburg. Gazprom Transgaz Yugorsk took first place in the adults' team standings, while Gazprom Transgaz Yekaterinburg emerged as the winner in the children's competition.

An exhibition entitled “Treasures from the Palace Museum: The Flourishing of China in the 18th Century” opened at the Moscow Kremlin Museums with the support of Gazprom.

Eduard Dadov was appointed head of Gazprom Sotsinvest.

Vyacheslav Tyurin was put in charge of Gazprom Invest.

April

A new gas distribution station named Lagolovo was brought into operation in the Leningrad Region.

Oleg AksyutinElena Burmistrova, and Famil Sadygov were appointed Deputy Chairmen of the Gazprom Management Committee.

Sergey Kuznets was elected Member of the Gazprom Management Committee and appointed Head of Department 104.

Gennady Sukhov was elected Member of the Gazprom Management Committee and appointed Head of Department 314.

The following documents were signed:

  • the Accord for cooperation between Gazprom and the Government of the Leningrad Region for 2019–2021;
  • the Program for standardization of developing technologies and equipment in oil refining, petrochemistry, and natural gas processing and liquefaction (LNG), particularly for projects on gravity-based structures with LNG production trains and for gas carriers transporting LNG, between Gazprom, the Technical Committee for Standardization (TC 23) “Oil and Gas Industry,” the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, and the Federal Agency for Technical Regulation and Metrology.

Vladimir Vagarin was appointed Director General of Gazprom Proyektirovaniye.

Sergey Gustov was appointed Director General of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz.

Sergey Ivanin was appointed Director General of Gas-Oil.

Yury Lebedev was appointed Director General of the Amur GPP and Gazprom Pererabotka Blagoveshchensk.

Vladimir Mironov was appointed Director General of Gazprom Transgaz Saratov.