TMK Volzhsky pipe plant

TMK is one of the world’s leading producers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry. Since 2009 it has been ranked first in the world by volume of pipes shipped. In 2014, TMK’s pipe shipments totaled 4.4 million tonnes. It is Russia’s largest manufacturer and exporter of steel pipes.
Actually it has 45.000 employees, 30 production sites around the world, 2 R&D centers in Russia and USA, and it exports to 80 countries.
TMK’s clients include leading oil and gas companies, such as Shell, AGIP, Total, ExxonMobil, Occidental Petroleum, ONGC, Saudi Aramco, Anadarko, Marathon, Rosneft, Surgutneftegaz, Gazprom, Transneft, Lukoil and other global oil and gas companies.

The Volzhsky Pipe Plant manufactures seamless pipe for the oil and gas, chemical, petrochemical, automotive, machine-building and thermal energy sectors. It also manufactures spirally and longitudinally welded large diameter pipe for the construction and operation of oil and gas pipelines.
TMK asked to Simem to realize a complete recycling water treatment for their spray tempering process.

Simem supply a plant composed as follows:

Make Up plant for 80 mc/h, composed of:

  • Clarification;
  • Quartz filtration;
  • Reverse osmosis.

Recycling water treatment plant for 2800 mc/h, composed of:

  • Clarification and oil removal;
  •  Sand filtration;
  •  Thickener;
  • Belt press;
  • Cooling towers 2800 mc/h.