A Gazprom Neft classroom opened at the G.V. Plekhanov Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute.
Visitors to the Institute on the classroom opening day included Gazprom Neft’s Deputy CEO for Exploration & Production Boris Zilbermints, Chairman of ООО Gazpromneft-NTTS (Research Center) and Advisor to Gazprom Neft Board Chairman Iskender Dzhafarov, Advisor to Gazprom Neft Board Chairman Reval Mukhametzianov as well as representatives of the Exploration & Production division, Gazprom Neft’s production companies, and managers of Gazpromneft-NTTS.
During their visit, members of Gazprom Neft’s team had a chance to see the instrumentation and laboratory facilities bought with Gazprom Neft funds. For instance, Gazprom Neft funds were used to equip the Oil Recovery Enhancement Laboratory.
JSC Gazprom Neft and the G.V. Plekhanov Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute signed a sponsorship agreement on March 15, 2008.
Pursuant to the Agreement, Gazprom Neft provides charitable support to the Institute annually. Funds are used to enhance the quality of training, open new study labs, implement social programs, upgrade the historic facility and student dormitories, publish materials, and achieve other goals stated in the educational institution charter.