UTair - Helicopter Services will act as a business partner of the Tyumen Oil and Gas Forum which will take place in Tyumen on 19 and 20 of September. The Forum will gather Russian and foreign experts, representatives of the federal ministries and departments, leaders of oil and gas industry from Russia and abroad.
A press day will be held within the Forum on 18 September for representatives of the federal and regional media; this day will begin with a tour of exhibitors of innovative projects display conducted as part of the Forum on an annual basis. On the same day a press conference will be held in the Tyumen Technopark with participation of Aleksandr Moor, Governor-elect of the Tyumen Region, Igor Oneshko, Director General of RN-Uvatneftegaz, and Raad Alkadiri, moderator of the plenary session of the Tyumen Oil and Gas Forum, senior director at The Boston Consulting Group Center for Energy Impact.
Representatives of the media will visit the main operations base of UTair - Helicopter Services in Plekhanovo airport where they will see the capabilities of one of the largest aircraft overhaul facilities in Russia - UTair Engineering, and go on a sightseeing tour over Tyumen in an Mi-8AMT helicopter.
"Tyumen region is the largest oil and gas center in Russia. This is where most of our helicopter assets are concentrated, as they are unexpendable at all stages of development of oil and gas fields: from geological survey to refining and transportation. As part of the press tour we will not only demonstrate capabilities of our fleet to the journalists, but also familiarize them with a range of innovative solutions successfully implemented by the company at a number of sites", - commented Oleg Semenov, Chief Commercial Officer of UTair - Helicopter Services.
UTair - Helicopter Services is the helicopter operator No. 1 in Russia and the largest helicopter company in the world in terms of fleet size and cargo capacity. It is a part of UTair Group and its main helicopter company operating fleet of more than 330 aircraft of various types - mostly Mil family and Airbus Helicopters. The Company's helicopters are supporting its customers in 4 continents. UTair – Helicopter Services fleet capabilities and personnel expertise enable high quality and safety of aerial works of any complexity in any geographical and climatic regions.
The Tyumen Oil and Gas Forum is an annual international business event which gathers more than 2000 experts, representatives of federal ministries and departments, top managers of the leading companies. The Tyumen Oil and Gas Forum suggests various forms of interaction and includes unique display of innovative technologies and developments in fuel and energy industry.