On July 6 in Saint Petersburg on the territory of special economic zone "Neudorf" ROSENGINEERING signed an official implementation agreement with Japanese company Tokyo Rope Mfg Co Ltd about a joint investment project in the SEZ "Saint Petersburg".
The agreement was signed by the President of ROSENGINEERING Dmitry Novikov and the Chairman of the Board Directors of Tokyo Rope Mfg Co Ltd Sigeto Tanaka in the presence of the Vice-Governor of Saint Petersburg Sergey Movchan and the Japanese Consul in Saint Petersburg Hideato Watanabe.
The project envisages the creation of a joint venture for the production of high-tech products for engineering protection with a high level of reliability and service life of more than 70 years. It is also considered to possibly issue shroud and special materials for the mining and oil industries.
The plant will cover an area of 3,500 square meters, will produce from 50,000 to 150,000 square meters of high-strength networks per year. For the full and effective functioning of production, there is a plan to organize own laboratory with the most advanced testing equipment, which will be used for production purposes as well as for research and development of experimental samples.
The project is planned to get implemented from 2017 to 2025. The total number of created jobs places - more than 400. Up to 50% of production is planned for export to European countries.
Tokyo Rope is the world's largest producer of high-tech products for engineering protection for infrastructure facilities, already experienced in project implementing in Russia: the company supplied products for the construction of facilities in Vladivostok and Sochi.
From leto right: Hideko Watanabe, Sigeto Tanaka, Dmitry Novikov, Sergei Movchan