“ Tatnefteotdacha “ will construct Nurlatsky NPZJoint-Stock Company “ Tatnefteotdacha “ (Almetyevsk, Tatarstan) plans to start building of Nurlatsky oil refining factory in cost of $400 - 600 million in the middle of 2004 On it were informed by the general director of the company Albert Shakirov. As he said, company ExxonMobil has already prepared tehniko - an economic justification of building NPZ and has transferred it “ Tatnefteotdache “. NPZ it is planned to build for means of investors, however it is not excluded that the part of means will be enclosed by the small oil companies of republic. The intention to participate in this project already have declared some the Russian, European and Arabian companies. Joint venture creation is possible. By words g - on Shakirov, Open Society participation “ Tatneft “ in building it is not provided. The factory is planned to build in 2 stages: The first stage assumes module building on processing to 1 million t the oil, the second stage - the module on processing of 2 million more t. The factory will be exclusively focused on processing “ heavy “ the oil extracted by the small oil companies of Tatarstan. “ Tatnefteotdacha “ it is created in 1995, is engaged in introduction of technologies of increase of petroreturn of layers on deposits outside of Tatarstan and working out of own deposits in republic. Works on 2 deposits - Stepnoozersky (Nurlatsky area) and Elginsky (Zainsky and Sarmanovsky areas). In 2002 has extracted 200 thousand t oil, in 2003 g plans to extract 270 thousand t.
“ the Prime - TASS “