Schneider Electric has signed an agreement with the enterprise of State Corporation "Rosatom" — FSUE «Ural Electromechanical Plant", which provides for the transfer of the last industrial license to manufacture cell MV MCset 17,5 kV.
The final stage of signing an agreement on the transfer of the license Schneider Electric Ural Electromechanical Plant took the form of an extended inter-ministerial meeting, with the participation of representatives of the different organizations of the State Corporation "Rosatom", JSC "Concern Rosenergoatom" and design institutes, AEP (Moscow), VNIPIpromtekhnologii, Teploelectroproject, Mosenergoproekt. The signing took place on the basis of the Moscow office of Schneider Electric. The final sight of the license agreement issued CEO of Schneider Electric in Russia and the CIS Jean-Louis Stasi and General Director of FSUE UEMZ Constantine Kovyazin.
Jean-Louis Stasi noted that Schneider Electric collaboration with the State Corporation "Rosatom", the company sees as a strategic partnership of international scale, "The fact that the State Corporation" Rosatom "has chosen us as a technology partner — it is a great honor for us and a very important step in our relations. The history of this partnership began in the summer of 2012, after the proposal Director General of Rosatom Sergey Kiriyenko consider strategic cooperation between our companies. Today — the stage of summing up the work already done, and we are convinced that this is just the first step in our long and fruitful collaboration. Cooperation with the State Corporation "Rosatom" we include in our strategic plan for the development not only for Russia, but all over the world, because both of our companies have a large volume of international activities in various areas, particularly in the nuclear industry. However, we are open for cooperation in new areas that Rosatom is developing today, for example in the field of renewable energy, smart power grids, energy efficiency — these are the topics for future development, which can mobilize us with you on further cooperation. "
Deputy Head of the Directorate for Nuclear Weapons Complex, the head of the project office, "Development of the production of civilian products" State Corporation "Rosatom" Dmitry Baydar also expressed the hope that the transfer of a license to manufacture the equipment Schneider Electric Ural Electromechanical Plant — this is only the beginning of cooperation between the two companies. "It’s great that our colleagues from Schneider Electric after reading UEMZ praised its technological capabilities and have signed a license agreement with him. I would hope that this is only the first step. I wish that our mutual cooperation as soon as possible included in the mature stage and the interaction of Rosatom and Schneider Electric does not just stop at this project. It is clear that this is the first step, and from both sides depends on what will be the co-operation in the future. I believe we should make every effort to experience localization in Russia had the most positive effect for all ", — he said.
Deputy Head of Planning Development and restructuring of the State Corporation "Rosatom" Podbereznyj Kirill stressed the importance of the event for Rosatom, "Becoming a global company is not possible without partnership and cooperation with the world leaders in various fields. Today’s event shows that the companies of the State Corporation "Rosatom" open for cooperation and know how to do it professionally. "