Russian President Dmitry Medvedev took part in the ceremony of launching the first installation of oil refinery "TANECO".
The head of state personally pressed the "button" start-up on the monitor, and then began pumping oil.
Medvedev congratulated the management and staff of enterprises with the start of the call and start the first installation of a "big event."
"We built in a short period of time — two years, especially during the difficult period of crisis, it is very good" — The president said.
General Director of "TANECO" Bagmanov Hamza said that the entire project to create a complex of refineries and petrochemical plants will consist of three businesses. Launched on Tuesday, the complex consists of four processing units, thereby creating 1.65 thousands of new jobs.
There will be the raw material for the petrochemical industry as well as for further processing — for the production of fuels.
"The primary goal of the project is to provide a high-tech, efficient and environmentally friendly processing of oil with the release of competitive products marketable," — said Bagmanov.
He added that the construction of the complex 70% of the equipment and materials supplied domestic manufacturers. The complex will emit half the pollutants than comparable companies.
"Pledged design solutions and selected technologies can achieve the unique value of the depth of processing — 97% (the average for Russia — 72%), Nelson index, which characterizes the complexity of the technology, is 15 (in Russia — from 3 to 8), the ratio of built-up area of 396 hectares — 61% (in Russia — 52%) ", — said the head of" TANECO. "
Medvedev spoke with staff who asked how the state will support eco-friendly production and can we count on federal funding for the construction of the next phase of the complex in Nizhnekamsk.
"Anyone who invests in environmental protection, should receive certain preferences, but one who, on the contrary, do not upgrade production — pay more. The approach should be differentiated, "- said the president.
He also promised to consider using public investment, but noted that in the enterprise, "effective public-private partnership."
Medvedev was invited to come back to Nizhnekamsk on holiday sabantuy. "If next year will turn out, come," — said the head of state.
The project to build a complex of refineries and petrochemical plants in Nizhnekamsk implemented since 2008.
The project consists of three plants, including 27 licensed technologies, with 11 contracts licensors of the six countries. Power of the first start-up complex of raw material is 7 million tons of sulfurous oil per year.
In parallel with the commissioning of the first startup complex of the project is to deepen the refinery due to the construction of the hydro with the production of lubricating oils.
Since the beginning of the construction company "Tatneft" own funds and borrowed corporate loans financed 171 billion rubles.