Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky employees win Perm Territory championship in dragon boat racing
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On July 8, the Rus recreation center in the town of Tchaikovsky hosted a regional rowing championship for kayaks, canoes and dragon boats. The competition involved nine teams from sports clubs based in the Perm Territory. The team of Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky was represented by the company’s Corporate Security Service (CSS).
The CSS came out on top in the D-10 (10 rowers) standings in the 200- and 500-meter races.
“This is hardly the first time that we have won a regional competition. We have been champions before and we intend to repeat that achievement regularly,” said Sergey Chirkov, the crew’s captain and the CSS inspector.
Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gazprom. The company is focused on natural gas transmission to consumers in the Perm Territory, the Republic of Udmurtia, the Kirov Region and the Republic of Tatarstan, as well as on gas transit via 15 gas trunklines to the central regions of the Russian Federation and abroad. The company maintains over 10,500 kilometers of gas trunklines carrying more than 270 billion cubic meters of gas.
Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky comprises 18 branches, including 12 gas pipeline operation centers, 16 compressor stations, 262 gas compressor units, and 11 CNG filling stations. It has 135 operational gas distribution stations.
As part of Gazprom Transgaz Tchaikovsky’s environmental policy, an environmental management system was adopted in line with the ISO 14001:2004 standard. The company employs upward of 8,500 people and is headquartered in Tchaikovsky.