July 22 on the basis of Bugulminsky electric pump factory opened two new companies:Ltd. "Weatherford Mehdobycha" assembly, repair and maintenance of sucker rod pumps, LLC "Noris" for the production of electric cables for the needs of the oil industry.
The Cooperative Enterprise "Weatherford Artificial Lift" was created in 2013 by the American company Weatherford and JSC "BEPP." In one of the shops of the plant is the production site for assembly, repair and maintenance of sucker rod pumps. The design capacity of the new plant will be 4.5 thousands of pumps per year. It is planned that the main customers of the company will be the OJSC "NK" Rosneft "ANK" Bashneft ", OJSC" Tatneft "and other oil companies.
Ltd. "Noris" is a subsidiary of "BEPP" and offers a new, lighter kind of cable. The cost of the project — 200 million rubles to pay back investments planned in 3 years. The designed capacity — 720 km per year — is scheduled for 2014. The volume of commercial products will be about 235 million rubles a year. It is assumed that the cables will be needed oil producers, service and repair enterprises of the oil industry in Russia and the CIS countries.