Starting from February 1, 2018 Ukrgasvydobuvannya began production of the liquefied gas according to a new quality standard DSTU EN 589: 2017.
The largest liquefied gas producer in Ukraine Ukrgasvydobuvannya confirms compliance of own-produced petroleum products to the highest modern quality standards one more time.
The press-service of the company stated that Ukrgasvydobuvannya has supported adoption of the new national standard for motor vehicles’ gas and starting from February 1, 2018 began production of the liquefied gas according to requirements of the new DSTU EN 589:2017 Fuels for Motor Vehicles. Liquefied Petroleum Gas.
Due to the newly introduced standard the company continues equipping its laboratories in plants with necessary tools. Since February 1, 2018 the new LPG is being manufactured by the Technology Workshop of Condensed Gas Stabilisation (TWCGS) Bazilevshina and Yablunivskiy Gas Processing Division (GPD), and starting from March 1, 2018 the liquefied gas will be produced by Shebelinskiy GPDCG, Timofeyevskiy UPVV and Yulievskiy UVZG.
We would like to remind that on September 25, 2017 the Ukrainian Scientific-Research and Training Center of Standardization, Certification and Quality Problems has adopted by the Order No. 299 introduction of a new quality standard for motor vehicles’ gas DSTU 589:2017 (EN 589:2008+A1:2012, IDT), that was drafted taking into account the European Union standards. The new standard defines an allowed limit of the octane number of sulphur and water content and sets additional requirements to gas storage sites, metering and control devices and available accredited laboratories. The validity of the old standard for liquefied gas DSTU 27578-87 Hydrocarbon Liquefied Gases for Motor Vehicles was extended till January 1, 2019.
Ukrgasvydobuvannya is a current member of the Ukrainian Oil & Gas Association. Today, Ukrgasvydobuvannya is the largest Ukrainian producer of natural gas and condensed gas. It belongs to the structure of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine. The company has 11 affiliates as follows: 3 gas production enterprises, well-drilling enterprise, division for gas and condensed gas processing, geo-physical division, construction division, scientific and research institute, specialized emergency rescue service LIKVO and service division UGV Service.