In 2021, the TECHNONICOL Corporation will invest 421 million rubles in the production of stone wool in the Krasnosulinsky district of the Rostov region. Considering this, the company's total investments in the economy of the Rostov region will exceed 4 billion rubles. According to the Investment Promotion Agency of Rostov region, the TECHNONICOL new investment program will increase the factory automation level and allow to implement artificial intelligence. The company is going to release new products in the nearest future: stone wool substrates for hydroponic greenhouse cultivation. TECHNONICOL estimates that in 2021 the demand for such substrates in Russia can grow by 15% on average, in the south of Russia - by 7.5- 8%. In 2020, TECHNONICOL invested about 42 million rubles in its plant in the Rostov region, which is 13.5% higher than its initial plans.
September 8, a ceremony took place in the Vorsino Industrial Park to launch a plant of Arkhbum Tissue Group, LLC,
which was attended by Vladislav Shapsha, Acting Governor of the Kaluga Region, Olga Yepifanova, Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Duma, Irina Galakhova, BoD Chairwoman of Arkhbum Tissue Group, LLC, and representatives of the business community.
The first environmentally friendly Volvo Euro 6 truck has been manufactured at Volvo plant in Kaluga, the press service of the Volvo Group says.
Kaluga Governor Vladislav Shapsha met CEO of Ardasher Kurbanshoh and Harald Purainer, CBDO Kronospan Kaluga, LLC, on October 12 in Kaluga.
September 11, the AstraZeneca plant in the Vorsino Industrial Park launched an integrated production line to manufacture Tagrisso, a targeted therapy drug for lung cancer treatment.
Hungarian Sanatmetal has invested RUB 350 million in its medical implants manufacturing plant in Obninsk, Kaluga Region. This was announced on Wednesday August 26 during the visit of Kaluga Governor Vladislav Shapsha to the plant.