The corresponding agreement was signed on February 13 Governor Sergei Morozov, General Director of OAO "Ulyanovsk Region Development Corporation" Dmitry Ryabov and Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC "Uralgeomash" Anatoly Arkhipov.
The project to create high-quality production of corrugated sheets and packaging will be implemented in the territory of Zavolzhsky district of Ulyanovsk on the basis of the former factory "Electromash." Investment in construction will be more than 1.2 billion rubles. In March of this year to begin the design in May — repair and construction work. Installation of the equipment is expected to launch in December.
"The opening of the new factory will provide employment to residents of Ulyanovsk and revive the territory of the" ELECTROMASH. " The project will create about 200 new jobs, "- said the head of the region.
According to Dmitry Ryabov, the first talks with "Uralgeomash" were held in 2010. Following the meeting at the beginning of 2011, a visit to the investor in the region. Of the proposed sites of representatives chosen by the "Elektromash."
New production capacity will reach 180 million square meters. m of corrugated cardboard per year. The plant will produce high-quality three-and five-layer corrugated board and packaging of it varying complexity. Start of production is planned for early 2013.
As Dmitry Ryabov, a new high-tech enterprise located on an area of over 40,000 square meters. The plant will produce product according to European standards, the manufacturing process is fully automated.
"We chose the Ulyanovsk region for the construction of a new factory, considering the high transport accessibility and proximity to the consumer market — within a radius of 500 km concentrated a large number of industrial enterprises and is not a major producer of high-quality packaging. In addition, this great achievement of our Ulyanovsk partners, to ensure prompt provision of information and support to the project, "- said the Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC" Uralgeomash "Anatoly Arkhipov.
For the record:
Main activities of "Uralgeomash":
— investment activities on the establishment of manufacturing enterprises;
— exports of petroleum products in Europe;
— sales of road-building equipment;
— leasing services.
At present, the company established two manufacturing sites for the production of corrugated packaging — "Factory" YuzhUralKarton "(Chelyabinsk region) and Project« PM Packaging », Production facility in Sverdlovsk region.