14.01.2014

HMS Group signs rub 5.7bn contract to deliver integrated solution for major Siberian gasfield

Moscow, Russia, HMS Group (LSE: HMSG), the leading pump and compressor manufacturer, supplier of turnkey process engineering packages  and provider of flow control solutions and related services in Russia and the CIS, announces today that the Group has signed a Rub 5.7 billion (USD 173 million) contract to deliver technological integrated solution for a major Siberian gasfield.

The scope of contract includes development of design documentation, manufacturing, delivery, supervision and testing of complex technological facility, including compressors, pumps, tanks, vessels, filters, coolers and other components for providing complex integrated systems such as deethanising compressor station, methanol regenerating unit etc.

The project implementation time is two years.

Artem Molchanov, Managing Director (CEO) of HMS Group, commented:

“We are happy to start new 2014 year with the announcement of signing a new material contract worth over 5 billion rubles. Our established track record for efficiency and reliability along with our ability to meet peculiar customer’s needs were the key factors in the award of this contract.

This contract is a good example of creation value through synergy of all Group’s business units which will together execute the contract under centralized management.

We are proud to offer not only standard equipment but also innovative technological products that conform to our commitment to strategy of providing complex and unique technological integrated solutions to the clients. Participation of HMS Group in milestone projects is an important confirmation of the Group’s high expertise in the industry.”
 

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HMS Group is the leading pump and compressor manufacturer, as well as provider of flow control solutions and related services to the oil and gas, nuclear and thermal power generation and water utilities sectors in Russia and the CIS. HMS Group’s products are mission-critical elements of projects across a diverse range of industries. It has participated in a number of large-scale infrastructure projects in Russia, including providing pumps and modular equipment to the Vankor oil field and pumping stations on recent trunk pipelines projects linking Russia’s core oil producing areas to export ports on the Pacific Ocean and Baltic Sea. HMS Group’s global depositary receipts (“GDRs”) are listed under the symbol “HMSG” on the London Stock Exchange.

For further information, please contact:

Vera Timoshenko
Head of Investor Relations
Tel: +7 (495) 730-66-01 x 1302
ir@hms.ru

Nozima Karimova
Head of Press Service
Tel: +7 (495) 730-66-10
karimova@hms.ru

 

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