Bilajari washing and steaming station continues to operate during a special quarantine regime
Bilajari washing and steaming station, which is part of ADY Express LLC, continues to operate in a special quarantine regime according to the instructions of President Ilham Aliyev and the decisions of the Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Bilajari washing and steaming station, the only such station in the region, is of strategic importance for the transportation of oil and oil products. Thus, cleaning of oil residual and combustible gas residues in tanks is one of the main safety measures for the transportation of such cargo by rail.
With this in mind, ADY Express has taken all necessary safety measures to ensure the safety of employees at the Bilajari washing and steaming station in accordance with the requirements of a special quarantine regime. The station has a shift mode of operation, disinfection works are regularly carried out, employees are provided with personal protective equipment, and thus, the station is running smoothly.
During the first 3 months of 2020, 1280 tank wagons were cleaned inside and 65 – outside, at the Bilajari washing and steaming station. Thus, the station contributed to the safe implementation of the process of transportation of oil and oil products on the railways of Azerbaijan.
In conclusion, once again we urge the population to strictly observe the special quarantine regime applied by the government of Azerbaijan.