Press Release Neftegaz 2021

19 / 04 / 2021

The 20th Anniversary Edition of the Neftegaz International Exhibition for Equipment and Technologies for the Oil and Gas Industry 

Neftegaz 2021 is held annually jointly with the National Oil & Gas Forum. Together they create the industry's largest show and networking platform, which incorporates both the oil and gas industry's long history of development and current innovative solutions called to ensure consistent economic growth within the industry.

The exhibition and forum participants include senior representatives of industry ministries and agencies, top managers of oil and gas and engineering companies, industry experts, heads of industry associations, financial sector analysts and consultancy companies, as well as representatives of leading mass media outlets. They will discuss the most relevant energy issues, global challenges and trends in the fuel and energy sector, which will undoubtedly contribute to finding new ways to further develop the industry in the current environment.

As one of Russia's largest projects in this area, Neftegaz has consistently confirmed its status as an effective professional platform for signing contracts, business networking, and exchange of experience and information about the latest technologies and advanced equipment for the oil and gas industry. 

This year, Neftegaz, which is the main exhibition of the Russian oil and gas industry, celebrates its anniversary. Its first edition was held in 1978. Along with the industry, the exhibition went through different times. And this year was not an easy one. Neftegaz proves its relevance to industry professionals and marks the recovery of the Russian oil and gas industry which is adapting to the constraints of the pandemic. 

A photo exhibition about the 20 years of Neftegaz will be arranged between Pavilions No.2 and No.8 to celebrate the exhibitions anniversary.

Dates: 2629 April 2021

Opening ceremony: Pavilion No.1, 12.00, April 26

Opening hours: 10.0018.00 on April 2628, 10.0016.00 on April 29  

Venue: Pavilions No.1, 2, 4, 7 (Halls 3, 4, 5), 8, open-air sites, EXPOCENTRE Fairgrounds

Organised by EXPOCENTRE AO, Messe Duesseldorf GmbH (Germany)

Supported by the Russian Ministry of Energy, the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Russian Gas Society, the Union of Oil and Gas Producers of Russia, VDMA (Germany)

Under auspices of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Labels: UFI, RUEF; according to the Russian National Exhibition Rating, Neftegaz is Russias best exhibition in all nominations in the Oil and Gas category

Exhibition area: 13,500 net sq m

Exhibitors: 400+ companies (300+ Russian exhibitors)

Foreign exhibitors include Siemens, Schneider Electric, Enotec GmbH, Phoenix Contact, H. BUTTING GmbH & Co. KG, Hydac International OOO, KAMAT GmbH & Co. KG, Klöpper-Therm Vertriebs GmbH, Leistritz Pumpen GmbH, Medenus Gas-Druckregeltechnik GmbH, Pleuger Industries GmbH, Rhyton Solutions GmbH, Samson Controls OOO, Sorb XT, VEGA Grieshaber KG, Walther-Präzision, Sumitomo Corporation, Enerpac B.V., Draeger, etc. (Products of foreign exhibitors, who couldnt come to the exhibition due to the pandemic, are demonstrated by their Russian representatives)

Russian exhibitors include Gazprom, Burintekh, Transneft, TMK, Velan, Goreltex, the Aluminium Association, SibBurMash, NTA-Prom, Tekknow, Emicon, Siberian Industrial Group, Krus-Zapad, United Metallurgical Company, GEA Refrigeration Rus, Zavodoukovsky Engineering Works, NKMZ-Group, B&R Industrial Automation, Total Vostok, OKB Zenith, Nefteservispribor, Volgogradneftemash, Tyazhpressmash, CMD, Electroshield Samara, CHETA, Cheboksary Electrical Apparatus Plant, Technodinamika, United Engine Corporation, VSMPO-AVISMA Corporation, Caspian Pipeline Consortium, Tagras Holding, Kolomensky Zavod, Prosoft Systems, Sintek, Fidmash, etc.

Countries: Belarus, China, Croatia, Czechia, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, South Korea, the Netherlands, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the UAE, the UK, the USA

Country pavilions: Germany (Pavilion No.2, Hall 1); the pavilion is organised by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany with assistance from Messe Duesseldorf GmbH and AUMA the Association of the German Trade Fair Industry

Sponsors: 19

Sponsor of the electronic registration: NTA-Prom

Exhibition partners: Phoenix Contact Rus, Sintek, Cheboksary Electric Apparatus Plant, TMC Group, CHETA, Draeger

Thematic partners: UTair Helicopter Services, TREM Engineering

Partners of supporting events: Prosoft-Systems, NPO-MIR, Siemens, Energomash, Tekknow, Electroshield-Samara, Goya Consulting

Partner of video broadcasting: Holcim

Innovation partner: Schneider Electric

Partner of the presentation area: SSTenergomontazh

Products on display

  • Oil and gas exploration

  • Oil and gas field development

  • Equipment and technology for offshore oil exploration

  • Hydrocarbon gathering, storage and transportation

  • LNG: production, transportation, distribution and use, investments

  • Specialised vehicles for oil products transportation

  • Oil and gas processing, petrochemistry

  • Oil, gas, and oil products delivery and sale

  • Equipment for oil tank farms, gas terminals, filling stations, automatic gas fillers

  • Maintenance services, equipment and technology

  • Automated control systems and instrumentation

  • IT for the oil and gas industry

  • Electrical equipment for the fuel and energy sector

  • Safety at fuel and energy facilities

  • Labour protection, safety systems and fire safety equipment 

Supporting events 

This years event programme of Neftegaz features different presentations held within two sessions. These events will be held in the Business Presentation Area in Hall 3 of Pavilion No.2. 

On the exhibition opening day, April 26, the Session on Power and Control Conductors for Oil and Gas Production will be held with support of the Electrocable International Association and the Russian Aluminium Association. It will include eight presentations and a workshop of the Russian Aluminium Association on the topic of Aluminium Solutions for the Oil and Gas Industry. The session will be moderated by Maksim Tretyakov, CEO at Elkat OOO (Moskabelmet Group), President at the Russian Aluminium Association, Board Chair at the Electrocable International Association, Ph. D. in Economics, Pavel Moryakov, CEO at MKM OOO (Moskabelmet Group), Head of the Energy Sector of the Russian Aluminium Association, Ph.D. in Technical Sciences, and Aleksandr Gusev, Head at the RusCable Media Holding, member of the Scientific and Technical Council for Development of the Electrical and Cable Industry under the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, member of the Interdepartmental Coordination Council for Development of the Power Engineering, Electrical and Cable Industry under the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade.

On April 27 and 28, the Session on Current Development Trends in the Oil Extraction Industry will include 19 presentations of the Neftegaz exhibitors and the Conference on the Current Development Trends in the Oil and Gas Business: Innovative Strategies, Digital Transformation, Increasing Operational Efficiency of Oil Companies held by the Moscow Institute of Oil and Gas Business. The session will be moderated by Rustem Shagiev, Rector at the Moscow Institute of Oil and Gas Business, member of different projects of Lukoil, Slavneft, Sibneft, and Tatneft, member of the SPE and EAGE international associations, author of more than 50 scientific works and 130 educational programmes carried out in Russia and 28 countries, head of different projects on creation of state educational standards and regulations in the field of oil and gas.

The following companies will make presentations in a special presentation area: Stabcab OOO, Cable Alliance Holding OOO, TomskCable OOO, CRES Group, PromHimTech OOO, SSTenergomontazh OOO, Roxtec RU OOO, the Russian Aluminium Association, Total Vostok, NTA-Prom OOO, Leobersdorfer Maschinenfabrik GmbH, KROHNE Engineering OOO, Himprom OOO, Tekknow AO, LafargeHolcim Russia, Volgogradneftemash OAO, Spraying Systems Co., Oil & Gas Systems OOO, the Moscow Institute of Oil and Gas Business, UEC Gas Turbines AO, TK MASH OOO, the Anselm National Centre for the Promotion of Carbon Neutrality, and HQTS Ltd. China. 

The presentation area will be open for all visitors and exhibitors from 11.00 to 17.00 from April 26 through 28. 

One of the most important events of Neftegaz will be the Conference on the Cooperation of Science, Education and Business in the Field of Oil and Gas, organised by EXPOCENTRE AO with support of the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, and the Association Russian National Committee of the World Petroleum Council. The participants will discuss challenges of training professionals in the oil and gas extraction sector, digitalisation in the fuel and energy sector, energy transition, the role of women in science, industry and training, experience in running international master's programs and experience of the international student section of the society of petroleum engineers, and the importance of international cooperation in professional training. 

National Oil & Gas Forum 2021 is Russias largest series of business related events in the oil and gas industry. It is organised by the Russian Ministry of Energy, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Union of Oil and Gas Producers of Russia, and the Russian Gas Society. The forum will take place in Hall 3 of Pavilion No.8 on 2728 April. 

The forum will include many panels, workshops, foresight sessions, conferences, and plenary sessions. 

The main topics of events include Digitalization of Jobs, Industrial Automation and AI; Drones and Robotics in the Fuel and Energy Sector; Taxation of the Oil and Gas Industry; Development of the Theory of Inventive Problem Solving; Industry Standards and Technological Development of the Fuel and Energy Sector; Digital Manufacturing; The Hydrogen Strategy: Developing Promising Technologies, International Cooperation and Economic Growth Points for Russia; New ESG Projects and Innovations Risks and Opportunities: Development of Green Technologies and Investments in Environmental Engineering; Innovation Transfer and Commercialisation of Developments: a System for the Development of New Industry Hubs, Research Centres and Testing Facilities; Import Substitution and New Technology Strategy; and International Technology Cooperation and Transformation of the Fuel and Energy Sector: New Markets, Competence Growth, Innovation Transfer. 

See the full programme of the National Oil & Gas Forum 2021 

Genady Shmal, President of the Union of Oil and Gas Producers of Russia

The National Oil & Gas Forum and the Neftegaz exhibition are among the most important events for discussing relevant issues, getting acquainted with the latest developments in the industry, and making practical recommendations and strategies for the development of Russia's energy sector. I am positive that the forum and the exhibition will help the participants and organisers come to a consolidated decision and develop constructive recommendations on the most relevant issues in the fuel and energy sector.

The partners and sponsors of Neftegaz 2021 will also hold a number of informative workshops. 

For details about the supporting events, go here>>. 

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