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Integrated Gas Chemical Complex Construction Update

18 June 2019, within the framework of the working visit, the Chairman of the Management Board of JSC "SWF "Samruk-Kazyna" Akhmetzhan Yesimov, the Chairman of the Management Board of JSC "NC "KazMunayGaz" Alik Aydarbayev, and the Akim of Atyrau province Nurlan Nogayev have reviewed the progress with construction of the Integrated Gas Chemical Complex (Phase I – polypropylene production).

The delegation inspected the construction sites of the complex, the newly equipped construction camp located on the territory of special economic zone "National Industrial Petrochemical Technopark".

During the extended session with the Management of JSC " NC "KazMunayGaz" and subsidiaries of "United Chemical Company" LLP, the Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of JSC "NC "KazMunayGaz" for Processing and Marketing – the Chairman of the Management Board of "Kazakhstan Petrochemical Industries Inc.» LLP  Daniyar Tiyesov reported on the current status of construction, engineering, procurement and supply of equipment and materials. In particular, on the approval of the master plan of the plant, process flow schemes and development of working documentation for the construction site. Also, according to his report, the 3D model of the enterprise is 60% completed. Kazakhstan Institute "Kazakh Institute of Oil and Gas" LLP takes part in the design of the complex.

Piling works and arrangement of bored piles have been completed. The basic foundation works have been performed. Installation of underground utilities has been started

Local manufacturers are involved in the construction of the integrated gas chemical complex. The manufacture and supply of equipment and materials involved "AtyrauNefteMash" LLP, "Petropavlovsk Heavy Engineering Plant" LLP, "Imstalkon" LLP etc.

Of the 36 subcontractors involved in the construction sites, 33 are local. At the end of the visit, the Head of the Fund "Samruk-Kazyna" Akhmetzhan Yesimov noted the high importance of this project for the economy and development of the petrochemical industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, noted the positive trend in the development of the project after its transfer to the management of JSC "NC "KazMunayGaz", and instructed to complete the project on time.

In accordance with the order of JSC "SWF "Samruk-Kazyna" on June 28, 2018, the project was transferred to the trust management of JSC "NC "KazMunayGaz". Since the transfer of the project, measures have been taken for a full-scale commencement of construction works and their dynamic promotion; the construction schedule has been optimized and specialists experienced in the implementation of large projects in the Republic of Kazakhstan have been mobilized.