Within the framework of innovative development, as well as environmental improvement in Almaty in 2010, JSC “KazTransGas” in cooperation with BG and the city akimat implemented a pilot project for transfer of vehicles from Almaty to compressed natural gas.
Within the framework of this project, an automatic compressor station gas fillers was commissioned, serving 200 buses of the municipal fleet.


In 2011, JSC “KazTransGaz” started the construction of an additional five automatic compressor station gas fillers in Almaty.

In May 2011, LLP “KazTransGas-Onimderi” (50%) and KOLON Corporation (50%, South Korea) established a joint venture LLP “AvtogazAlmaty”, which began the design and construction and installation works.

Five automatic compressor station gas fillers in Almaty were put into operation.

Geography of the project (construction of automatic compressor station gas fillers)





The first stage:

Regional centers, as well as settlements in providing the CNG with the transit corridor “Western Europe – Western China”.

The second stage:

Continuation of coverage transit corridor “Western Europe – Western China”

The third stage :

Coverage of district centers

The purposes and objectives

  • Creating conditions for the phased transfer of vehicles to compressed natural gas;
  • Saving of financial resources for fuel and lubricants during the operation of vehicles at CNG;
  • Increase in employment, creation of new jobs in the industrial sector;
  • Development of innovative technologies;
  • Improvement of ecological situation;
  • Replacement traditional fuels and reducing fuel imports.

Until 2017, on automatic compressor station gas fillers of the group of companies JSC “KazTransGas” was sold 85 million m3 of CNG.

Kim Vladimir Dmitrievich
Kim Vladimir DmitrievichDirector of the New Projects Department
Email: v.kim@ktgo.kz

phone:+7 (7172) 559159 (ext 0740)