The French company Lafarge announced the main stage of construction of the plant in the village. Ferzikovo Kaluga region.
Modern cement plant will work on the technology of "dry" production, its production capacity will reach 2 million tons of cement per year. In place already successfully completed some landscaping, laying of roads and construction of temporary infrastructure. Work on the construction of the plant, the total area of about 430 thousand m2., Will be implemented Renaissance Construction Group. Starting the facility is scheduled for the first half of 2014
According to the general director of Lafarge Cement Alex de Valukhoff, the process of finding a general contractor was lengthy and thorough: Lafarge was in talks with a lot of developers working on large projects in Russia. He said that the construction of a cement plant — a special task that requires deep practical knowledge and relevant experience. Alex de Valukhoff stressed that the safety, health and environment at work is a priority for the company and will meet international standards Lafarge Group as well as the high-tech features in the new facility.
Renaissance Construction is one of the major players working on significant projects in the Kaluga region, such as the construction of assembly plants Volvo &Renault Group and Peugeot Citroen Mitsubishi Automobile. In addition to the Lafarge project, Renaissance is working to develop other cement plants in Russia.
Mikhail Ledovskikh, CEO of Renaissance Construction in Kaluga, said that the company is a great honor to be the general contractor for the construction of such an important project of Lafarge. He notes that the Renaissance Construction extensive experience in the construction industry, especially in the cement industry, will enable the company to meet the expectations of Lafarge standards in matters of safety, quality and environmental protection.