Offshore Field Equipment-2006 Conference took place in Radisson Slavyanskaya Hotel on 24 May 2006. The conference was organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Association of Oil and Gas Equipment Manufacturers. The event was attended by representatives of more than 200 companies that design and manufacture oilfield equipment, including executives of Uralmash-Drilling Equipment, Uralvagonzavod, Voronezh Mechanical Plant, Borets, Korvet, Alnas, Votkinsk Plant, Uraltransmash, Volgogradneftemash, Amursk Shipyard, Astrakhansky Korabel, Salavatneftemash, MNP, ChTZ and other companies. Besides, a number of metallurgy companies-members of Tubular Industry Development Fund took part in the conference.
The conference featured presentations by JSC Gazprom executives who described purchasing procedures in the gas industry and answered other participants’ questions. Round table discussions were held for suppliers of different product categories. Participants appreciated the opportunity to directly communicate with Gazprom people and the high level of conference management.