St-Petersburg – the capital of scientific researches and development in a field of shelf exploration
After the First Plenary section of the RAO/CIS Offshore conference a solemn opening ceremony of the 12th International conference and exhibition RAO/CIS Offshore 2015 was organized. In this ceremony took part: academic of the Russian Science Academy Aleksey Kontorovich, Deputy Minister of energy of Russia Kirill Molotsov, Deputy Minister of natural resources and ecology Denis Hramov, Vice-Governor of St-Petersburg Sergey Movchan, Board Member of Gazprom company Vsevolod Cherepanov, the President of Statoil company in Russia Torgeir Qudland, the President of RESTEC Group of companies Sergey Trofimov and other honorary guests.
Sergey Movchan had a speech on behalf of the Governor of St-Petersburg Georgy Poltavchenko. He underlined the importance of this event, especially holding in St-Petersburg. “In our city the biggest part of shipbuilding, energetic, instrument plants are situated. They provide proper fulfillment of the state programs of the Arctic development and energetic safety of the country”, - he said.
Aleksey Kontorovich has an opinion, that over than 20 years ago this city has become an ideal place for holding such an event, because it was a center of the biggest scientific researches and technical know-how in a field of oil-gas exploration since old times.
President of RESTEC Group of companies Sergey Trofimov underlined, that this year RAO/CIS Offshore is holding in 12th time and has a rich history since 1993. “It is a great success to see here today the scientists, industrialists, businessmen, top-management of the companies in a field of the world oil-gas production not only from Russia, but also from Middle East, China, European countries”, - he concluded.
The conference and exhibition RAO/CIS Offshore will work till 18th of September.
RAO/CIS OFFSHORE (2015)