2012 was another good year for TCO. Our Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) declined for the fifth year in a row, we set a record for annual TCO Kazakh Content expenditures by spending $1.8 billion and we successfully, and safely, executed the first major turnaround of the Sour Gas Injection (SGI) and Second Generation Plant (SGP). Our operating expenses met our business plan target and we met our permit volumes and conditions for gas flaring.
In 2011 TCO was named "The Safest large company" in Republic of Kazakhstan. Tengizchevroil, the leader of the country's oil industry is confidently paving the way to the future of Kazakhstan.
Tengizchevroil has been devoted to incorporating the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) since the company's inception. From 1993 to 2009, TCO has invested more than $600 million to fund social projects in the Atyrau Oblast for the community and employees.
The Future Growth Project is the next major expansion of oil production at Tengiz. FGP will increase Tengizchevroil oil production by a further 12 million tonnes per year to a total of approximately 36 million tonnes per year.
On November 27, 2012, Atyrau, in accordance with the Republic of Kazakhstan Ecological Code, Tengizchevroil conducted public hearing on its “2012 TCO Environment Protection Plan. Implementation”. More →November 29, 2012
On October 27, 2012 a ceremony was held in Almaty to present awards to the winners of the VI Annual National Prize of the Public Altyn Zhurek. More →November 27, 2012
October 18, Kulsary, in accordance with the Republic of Kazakhstan Ecological Code, Tengizchevroil conducted Public Hearing on its “2013-2015 Environment Protection Activities Plan”. More →