The ceremony began construction of a new office and production center of the international company Emerson held on June 14 in Chelyabinsk.
The decision to invest $ 40 million in the construction of the plant was made two years ago, when the company Emerson has signed an agreement with the local authorities and Susu. It has since been expanded production in the industrial group "Metran" — Emerson assets in the CIS, which specializes in the production of means of measurement. Implemented the program of cooperation with South Ural State University and continued localization of production of control valves, control systems, software and services to serve the growing base of enterprise customers.
And now the company has started construction of office and production center. First and foremost it involves the construction of a complex with a usable area of 24 thousand square meters. It is designed for 1000 employees Emerson. In the future there will be nearly twice the expansion of the production site in Chelyabinsk, as well as increased staffing to 1,600 people over 10 years.
Initially, the complex will be located manufacturing line of business Emerson Process Management, specializing in the automation of production processes for various industries, including oil and gas, chemical, pulp and paper, power generation, water treatment, metallurgy, mining, food and pharmaceuticals.
At the ceremony of laying the first stone of the new factory chairman, chief executive officer of Emerson David Farr said the decision to locate in the Chelyabinsk region its production company made for three reasons. This support from the regional government and the governor, being here a strong high school — South Ural State University, as well as favorable geographical position of the region in terms of interaction with Russian customers and partners from the CIS countries.
In response, the Deputy Chairman of the Government of Ivan Feklin said that regional authorities are always happy to investors. And especially — so close. After all, Only in 2012 the budget of the region received from Emerson about 900 million rubles. "The arrival of well-known companies such as Emerson, — the so-called" anchor investments ", — said Ivan Feklin. — It shows that the Chelyabinsk region is ready for cooperation and regional authorities have provided and will provide support for foreign businessmen. "
Add that tonight will meet in Moscow Governor Mikhail Yurevich (who is now on his studies for the heads of regions) and the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Emerson David Farr.
Photo-press-service of the governor of the Chelyabinsk region