June 6 in Engels, Saratov Region held a ceremony of laying the first stone in the construction of the new venture of Bosch Thermotechnology. Construction is underway on the existing production site in the Bosch 8 thousand square meters. m The new plant will produce six types of industrial boilers c three modes ranging from 2.5 to 6.5 MW.
There will also be launched production of more than 30 models of wall mounted gas fired boiler for heating and hot water Bosch and Buderus capacity from 18 to 35 kW. The first products will be released in the I quarter of 2014. The firm invests in the construction of more than 20 million euros.
The new plant will be the first production of "Bosch" in Russia, which was built "from scratch" with the emergence of a group of companies in the country in 1904. Until that time, the company has revolutionized the old production, as it did with other Engelsskaya plant, built in 1942.
After the laying of the capsule and the announcement of the start of construction, guests and journalists were given a tour by Engels factory production departments: production systems, petrol injection, spark plugs and electrical appliances "Bosch".
Authorized representative of the Bosch Group in Russia and the CIS Gerhard Pfeiffer said at the ceremony that the new plant will provide the growing needs of Russian government, commercial and residential customers in reliable modern boilers brands Bosch and Buderus. By 2016, there will be created 190 new high-tech jobs.