Purpe

Purpe

 

a river in Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR, left tributary of the Piakupur River (Pur River basin). The Purpe River is 327 km long and drains an area of 5,110 sq km. It rises in the Siberian Uvaly and flows to the northeast amid lakes and swamps. The river is fed by mixed sources, predominantly by snow. It freezes in October and thaws in May.

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Rosneft, whose stake in the project will come down to 85 per cent, will however keep full control of the general infrastructure of Vankor cluster, including oil pipeline Vankor- Purpe.
The existing crude oil pipeline from Zapolyarnoe, a town close to the Yamal fields, to Purpe has the capacity to pump 12m t/y (240,000 b/d).
Experienced stand-off Glen Knight was the force behind the purpe patch, running with penetration and sending out a series of pinpoint passes.
The pipeline from Zapolyarnoe, a town close to the Yamal oil fields, to Purpe has the capacity to ship 12 million tonnes of crude a year.