Tatneft opens automatic filling station in Kazan

OAO Tatneft, an oil and gas company, has opened an automatic filling station in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan.

The project of establishing automatic filling stations designed by the Crude Oil and Petroleum Products Sales Department was approved by the Board of Directors of the JSC TATNEFT late in 2011. Its implementation began in 2012. Now, new generation automatic filling stations of TATNEFT are operating in Kemerovo, Izhevsk, Almetyevsk and Kazan, the company said.

Kazan's first automatic filling station No.465 is located in Technicheskaya Street. The automatic filling station consists of fuel dispensers, payment terminals, fuel tanks and a shelter, the company added.

The second automatic filling station will be soon opened in Mira Street in Almetyevsk. In addition to the construction and reconstruction of filling stations in 2013 the works planned provide for converting ten existing TATNEFT's filling stations to operate in the automatic mode, the company concluded.