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OBO Bettermann GmbH&Co.KG

Lipetsk Industrial Production Special Economic Zone has inaugurated today the 17th OBO Bettermann's plant. The company intends developing its business in Russia. The galvanizing production that was initially scheduled for construction in Romania is now also scheduled for development in Russia. Total investments into the project exceeded RUB 2 bn.

29 September 2016

During the remaining months of this year, another enterprise, an OBO Bettermann plant for producing electrical equipment, will be opened in the SEZ Lipetsk.

Bettermann production General Director Boris Lokhman said that reconstruction is currently under way at the plant of the main production building. According to the schedule, the plan is to start producing electrical equipment this autumn.

“The official opening might take place later but we plan to launch production capacities as early as this autumn”, Lokhman said.

Let us recall that Bettermann purchased the construction in progress at the SEZ Lipetsk from Belon-Metakon and, according to the latest data, has invested RUB 1.2 bn invested in reconstruction.

OBO Bettermann was founded in 1911 by Franz Bettermann to produce lighting fixtures. Today, the holding company’s enterprises are located in 50 countries and produce over 30 th. types of electrical equipment.

01 July 2015
30.0 mln
Jobs: 200
Lipetsk region

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OBO Bettermann GmbH&Co.KG


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T: 02373 / 89-1500

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Contact: Andreas Bettermann, CEO

OBO Bettermann was founded in 1911 by Franz Bettermann to produce lighting fixture accessories. Currently, its enterprises are present in 50 countries globally producing over 30 thousand items of electro technical products.

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