MOSCOW (MRC) - Tomskneftekhim, NIOST, Biaxplen, SIBUR Digital - intend to move 50% of the administrative and management personnel to a remote work format until 13 February, the company's press service said.
Such measures are being taken in preparation for the wave of the omicron strain of coronavirus infection. So, from January 24, restrictions on business trips are also introduced: they are possible only if it is necessary for production and after agreement with the CEO. Before the trip and after - mandatory PCR testing.
The control of compliance with social distance, mask regime and the use of antiseptics is being strengthened. Meetings and internal events in offices and factories are held only in masks. An additional focus of attention is catering in industrial canteens. In particular, delivery meals have been organized for key production personnel, seating arrangements in canteens, taking into account social distance and the use of special partitions, and cutlery is issued in individual packaging.
The company is also working on the delivery of key shift personnel by separate vehicles.
Earlier it was noted that in 2022 Tomskneftekhim plans to upgrade the flare unit for 140 million rubles. In addition, Tomskneftekhim plans to complete the implementation of the project for the modernization of wastewater treatment plants (VTP), which will effectively purify water after the production of ethylene and propylene. The capacity of the treatment facilities will be 75 cubic meters per hour.
According to MRC's ScanPlast report, Russia's PP shipments to the Russian market were 1,363,850 tonnes in January-November, 2021, up by 25% year on year. Supply of homopolymer PP and block-copolymers of propylene (PP block copolymers) increased, whereas supply of injection moulding PP random copolymers decreased significantly.
LLC "Tomskneftekhim" was opened after the transformation of TNKhK in 2003. It is a subsidiary of PJSC SIBUR-Holding, which is one of the backbone enterprises of the Russian Federation. At the end of 2019, the size of the authorized capital of Tomskneftekhim amounted to 6.5 billion rubles, sales revenue - 13.2 billion rubles, net profit - 1.9 billion rubles.