Company German Sid Alliance Russ, better known in Russia as the German Seed Alliance, opened a large seed production and selection center in the village of Otskochnoe, Khlevensky district. The agricultural enterprise has the most up-to-date high-tech equipment. In Otskochnoe, they will engage in selection, zoning and production of elite cereal seeds adapted to Russian climatic conditions. It is planned that they will be sold not only in the Central Black Soil Region, but also throughout the country. Investments in the project are about 700 million rubles.
Austrian company Doka GmbH has begun the construction of a factory for the production of formwork - auxiliary structure used in construction to give certain parameters to monolithic structures.
Belaya Dacha group of companies, together with Lamb Weston Meijer international agricultural holding opened a factory for the production of French fries in Lipetsk. This is stated in the message received by RBC from the Russian McDonald's which will be the main buyer of the products of this enterprise.
The new potato processing plant will be the first site for the production of French fries in Russia. The volume of investments in the project amounted to about 8.7 billion rubles. The company has created 218 new jobs. It is planned that the plant will reach full capacity (processing 200 thousand tons of potatoes per year) by the end of 2019. The plant will completely cover the need for importing French fries to Russia, the Company notes.
French company Schlumberger plans to open a plant for the production of components for electric pumps in special economic zone (SEZ) Lipetsk in autumn. Investments in the project amounted to about 4 billion rubles, Alexander Borisov, the company’s vice-president for cooperation with public authorities, told TASS.
A new production line is launched at the plant of the Belgian Bekaert producing metal cord and steel fiber in the territory of the special economic zone (SEZ) in Lipetsk. Oleg Korolev, the head of the region, informed TASS about it following the business meeting with Jean-Arthur Regibeau, the Belgium Ambassador in Russia.
Schlumberger, oilfield services company, plans to launch a plant to produce components for electric centrifugal pumps in the Lipetsk special economic zone in July, with investments in the project amounting to more than $ 50 million, Gokhan Saygi, President of Schlumberger in Russia and Central Asia told reporters.
"We are constantly investing (in Russia - editor's note .). Investments in production in Lipetsk amount to more than $ 50 million. Schlumberger has not yet produced such components in Russia, after the launch of this plant, the localization of the production of submersible electric centrifugal pumping systems will be ensured," he said.
"We plan to open the center in July," he stated.