Kirishi, Leningrad region
- The new line
The company "PENOPLEKS" realized the intention to increase production capacity at its largest site in Kirishi, Leningrad region, voiced in the past year. The first batches of insulation PENOPLEKS ®, issued the new equipment, will be on sale in June, and the production capacity will rise to 2.5 million cubic meters per year.
At the moment, actively conducting pre-commissioning, a new line for the production of thermal insulation based on extruded polystyrene is running in test mode. The output is for the environmentally friendly technology without the use of ozone-depleting refrigerant that has been debugged and verified it is on this site. All insulation boards PENOPLEKS ®, pass the strict quality control in our own certified laboratory at each stage of the production cycle and have consistently high rates.
Kirishskaya platform "PENOPLEKS" — this is the first and one of the most powerful industries in Russia for the production of EPP (extruded polystyrene), except for the final product, the company has its own production of polystyrene, with capacity of 50 000 tonnes per year. Providing a stable source of raw materials for the company. The company is also equipped with workshops for the production of polymeric membranes PLASTFOIL ® and decorative finishing elements on the basis of XPS PLINTEX ®.
"PENOPLEKS" traditionally holds a leading position in the Russian market (market share of 52% according to the company), and in particular in the North-West Federal District. Just in the last five years with the use of thermal insulation PENOPLEKS here erected such iconic objects as buildings and Convention and Exhibition Centre "Expoforum" The second stage of the Mariinsky Theatre, the largest logistics park and car plants. The streets of St. Petersburg, lightweight embankment, high-speed line between Moscow and Helsinki, the new port of Ust-Luga, Primorsk, tens of thousands of individual developers — all the result of "PENOPLEKS" in Kirishi.
New capacity will further strengthen the leadership position of "PENOPLEKS" in the North-West region, but that the investment program of the company is over. By the end of June 2013 will start eighth plant "PENOPLEKS" in Central Russia (Novomoskovsk).