Meeting key downstream sector players in Helsinki

July 18, 2022 Meeting key downstream sector players in Helsinki

The European division of SST Group took part in the annual 6th Petrochemical and Refining Congress PRC Europe 2022 in Helsinki on 30–31 May.

SST Group, one of the world's largest manufacturers of electric heating systems and explosion-proof equipment, sponsored a session “The energy transition and the impact of COVID-19 on the industry” at PRC Europe, held in Helsinki on May 30–31, 2022. The event was opened with the speech delivered by Alexandra Strupinskaya, Executive Director of SST GmbH, part of the European division of SST Group. She spoke on leading sustainability and operational efficiency in the context of the industry transformation and the post-COVID space.

Alexandra presented SST Group and spoke on the role of energy efficient solutions, such as electric heating, in ensuring safe and reliable operation of the petrochemical and oil refining industries. SST Group operates all over the world providing electrical heat tracing solutions including a full range of solutions for heating pipelines and vessels as well as anti-freeze solutions for infrastructure. For example, recently the company did a project in Egypt for Shell lubricant plant.

Among the other topics of PRC Europe 2022 were Energy Transition, environmental sustainability, the role of alternative fuels, solutions for green hydrogen production, chemical recycling technologies. The business program of the event had two streams — business, and technical, that were visited by more than 370 professionals from the downstream sector. More than 430 B2B meetings were held within two-day event. Alexandra Strupinskaya, Executive Director of SST GmbH, admits that PRC Europe gave a great opportunity for networking: “You can find partners, potential clients, suppliers. You can continue to come every time, still meet new people and get the benefit of the congress. Even on the first day I met at least 25 people that were interested in cooperation for the future”.

SST Group thanks BGS Group for organizing the event at the highest level. PRC Europe 2022 is an annual B2B event that was held for the sixth time this year. The Congress focuses on current technology trends and energy transition challenges facing the processing industry.

You can watch the interview with Alexandra Strupinskaya, Executive Director of SST GmbH, following the link.


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