Transneft Western Siberia Names Best Volunteer Fire Brigade

Date of publication: 22 July 2019

Transneft Central Siberia has summed up the results of the volunteer fire brigade competitions.

The competitions were held in four categories: a one-hundred-meter obstacle course, a firefighting relay race, combat deployment from a fire tanker and a theoretical examination.  The event took place at the Lokomotiv sports stadium in Tomsk.

Firefighter sports is aimed at the development of strength, coordination, endurance, quick reactions and the ability to withstand significant physical exertion. Competitions demonstrate that the volunteering firefighters have these qualities. 

The volunteer fire brigades include representatives of blue-collar jobs. They take part in regular emergency response drills, receive training. Theoretical knowledge and practical skills in fire safety are used on a daily basis.

The Parabel RPD team was the winner. Second place was taken by the TOMZEL team. The Tomsk RPD took bronze.

Based on the results of the competition, a combined team of Transneft Central Siberia will be formed and represent the Company at the final stage of the competition for the title of The Best Volunteer Fire Brigade Crew of Transneft. The final stage at the corporate level will take place on 30 July – 1 August in the city of Tyumen.