The first factory in Russia
used for frost polyamide which, in turn, is widely used in the chemical industry. There are plans to supply a pilot batch of material for PTC "Khimvolokno" JSC "Grodno Nitrogen".
Factory "Metkaley" opened in Karachev Bryansk region in February last year. As previously reported, the first phase of the new plant will produce nearly 15,000 tons per year of polymer nanocomposites. Products, which produces the company, used as additives and fillers in the oil, gas, cable, packaging and automotive industries, the construction industry. Total investment in the project amounted to 1.9 billion rubles, including co-financing "RUSNANO" in the amount of 1.1 billion rubles.
The plant’s management expects that within three years, the share of production "Metaclay" on the Russian market of polymers and nanocomposites with their application should reach 50%.
Currently, the "RUSNANO" talks with "Gazprom" on the application of anti-corrosion coatings "Metaclay." In addition, the use of enterprise in drilling wells regards OAO "LUKOIL".