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CJSC Stroytransgaz to Build Sports Center as Part of Gazprom for Children Program

October 12, 2013

CJSC Stroytransgaz has been selected as a general contractor for the construction of a sport and health facility in Saratov on behalf of Gazprom transgaz Saratov LLC. The agreement was signed on October 11, 2013.

The project has been developed in line with the Gazprom for Children program running in 2012-2013 and involves construction of a sport and health center for training and competitions in futsal, handball, basketball and volleyball. The complex stands will seat over 2 000 people. Construction schedule: November 2013 – December 2014.

“The new sports center in Saratov is extremely important for the city community and we are proud to be participating in this project which is part of a major social initiative by Gazprom - Gazprom for Children”, commented Anton Rae, CEO of CJSC Stroytransgaz.

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CJSC Stroytransgaz is one of Russia’s leading construction companies that provides Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Maintenance services related to large-scale infrastructure projects in the global oil and gas industry. The company has been part of such projects as ESPO, BPS-2, the Bovanenkovo-Ukhta pipeline, and the Southern Corridor. For more information, visit

The Gazprom for Children program is a nationwide project as it embraces 72 Russian regions. 38 Gazprom subsidiaries and organizations take part in the program as well as 50 regional gas companies forming part of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz Group.

By now, 714 sports facilities have been built within the Gazprom for Children program including recreation complexes, stadiums, football grounds, swimming pools, playgrounds and children’s camps. Every day these facilities can be used by over 90,000 people to engage in physical training and sports. 101 sports facilities are currently under construction.

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