Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Gazprom transport subsidiaries liquidated
11–20–2008 – Steel Guru – Gazprom announced that Gazpromtrans Yamburg, Gazpromtrans Urengoy, Gazpromtrans Tyumen, Gazpromtrans Surgut and Gazpromtrans Nadym had been liquidated. The above companies united railway assets of the Gazprom’s subsidiaries in the regions. Their main task was to provide operation of rolling stock and operate rail infrastructure, as well as to provide the cargo transportation by rail. It is said that all five companies have been liquidated as they were included in newly established Gazpromtrans under the board’s decision taken in April 2008.