An agreement between Kaluga Region Government and Tsentr-Trade OOO was concluded at Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum on May 24, 2018. The agreement was signed by Anatoly Artamonov, Kaluga Region Governor, and Alexander Kornakov, Director General, Tsentr-Trade OOO.
The agreement provides for construction of a plant to produce grill and perforated flooring and perforated sheets under Reshnastil brand. The plant is to be built in Vorsino industrial park.
Estimated investments are to exceed RUR 200 million, 50-60 new jobs are to be created.
Tsentr-Trade OOO (Reshnastil brand) is one of the largest manufacturers of grill flooring and perforated metal sheets in Russia. The company established six years ago managed to become a leader in Russia in terms of the afore-mentioned materials supply. Its key customers are construction and engineering companies. Its products are used at oil and gas production and refining facilities, chemical plants as well as companies engaged in civil construction.
Tsentr-Trade products are used at a number of major Russian production facilities, including Syzran refinery, Novokuibyshevsk Refinery, ammonia plant in Kingisepp, Omsk Refinery, Moscow Refinery, Ryazan refinery, Yamal LPG Plant, Moscow International Business Center, Yandex Data Center, Lukoil Off-Shore Platform, Solntsevo depot, Lahta Center, Novocherkassk Regional Power Station, etc.
It was noted that the dynamic development of modern building materials’ market in Russia promotes the construction of innovative hi-tech production facilities. The construction of a plant manufacturing heavy duty self-supporting structures used in civil and industrial construction will result in increasing the share of locally produced grill flooring.
Alexander Kornakov, Director General, Tsentr-Trade, said: “ Tsentr-Trade is to commission a plant manufacturing grill flooring and perforated metal sheets in Kaluga Region. Our mission provides for supply of modern high quality materials to construction sites. Products manufactured in Kaluga Region, will be distributed both in Russia and the CIS countries shaping the image of Russian quality products”.
Vorsino is the largest industrial park in Kaluga Region with an area of 1,610 ha. The list of its residents exceeds 40 leading Russian and global companies, including Samsung, L’Oreal, Nestle, AstraZeneca Industries, NLMK. Freight Village Vorsino, a multimodal transport and logistics facility located in Vorsino, is an element of New Silk Road international logistics project implemented to the benefit of Russia, China, South Korea and Eastern Europe.