Kazan saw a ceremonial event on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the TNG Group, one of Russia's largest high-tech geophysical service companies. The ceremony was opened by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov. In his welcoming speech, Minister Albert Karimov noted that the company has a unique expertise of successful work in various climatic and geological conditions. The TNG Group currently participates in all commercial projects of major Russian oil and gas companies. The company is well known both in Russia and in the CIS countries, Asia, and the Middle East. The TNG Group is involved in the Arctic development in the Laptev Sea waters, intensively operates on the Russian shelf of the Sea of Okhotsk and the Kara Sea. The use of latter-day technologies, the availability of highly-qualified professionals, the implementation of their own scientific developments ensure that the company enjoys a high rating in a highly competitive geophysical services market and successful cooperation with leading Russian and international oil companies. As admitted by them, TNG Group is the No.1 company in the geophysical well logging segment.
In the presence of the honourable guests, current and retired employees of the company, Minister Karimov awarded workers of the TNG Group with honorary distinctions and gifts.