Russia’s Gazprom Neft joins international Arctic oil spill response program

March 20, 2014

Gazprom Neft has become the first Russian company to join the Arctic Oil Spill Response Technology Joint Industry Programme (JIP) run by the world’s largest oil and gas companies, Gazprom Neft’s press office said on March 19.

The joint research will contribute to industry knowledge, broadening opportunities for testing equipment, conducting large-scale industrial experiments and developing technology and techniques for preventing oil spills in Arctic conditions.

Source: Gazprom Neft Press Office, 2014