A training ground at Mining and Petroleum College created by JSC Northern Oil Trunk Pipelines (JSC "SMN") in cooperation with Ukhta State Technical University and JSC Lukoil-Komi is used for improving the quality of training of specialists for the oil and gas industry. At the site, students can apply their knowledge in practice while working with high-tech equipment.
The training ground has been created during three months and consists of 11 sites. Each site has equipment for use in different areas of production and main oil transport facilities. It total, the training ground has 39 items of equipment previously used at facilities of JSC SMN: pump units and utility pumps, electric motors, valves, almost all types of repair constructions, strainer, air escape valves, instrumentation line of a metering station.