Today in Vologda was the ceremonial opening of the manufactory for semi knocked down assembly of variable-frequency drives. This is the project implemented by JSC " Development Corporation of the Vologda region " , the initiator was the Czech company «J. B. Plus s.r.o ». In the event took part the Governor of the Vologda region Oleg Kuvshinnikov and CEO «J. B. Plus s.r.o » Vladimir Bayduzh.
"I am very happy to be here today at the start-up of manufactory for semi knocked down assembly of variable-frequency drives. This is another important step in attracting foreign investment, because the investor is the Czech company. For the Vologda Oblast it is unique production. With start-up of such kind of production we get a product with high added value what allows to attract additional tax revenues in budgets of all levels, to develop cooperation in the sphere of small enterprises. The company plans to increase the localization up to 70%", - said Oleg Kuvshinnikov.
The Engineering company J. B. Plus s.r.o was founded in 1996 in the Czech Republic. The company's priority is the use of the latest achievements for the development, manufacture and implementation of high-quality high-tech equipment in various fields: energy, transport, industry.
"In harsh economic sanctions we are not stopping the work in attraction foreign investments. As a result of activities of Economic Development Department and JSC "Development Corporation of the Vologda region" the project was successfully implemented. We provided the investor comprehensive support in finding of area, in the preparation of documents and registration of new legal entity – LLC "JBPlus.RU" - the representative office on the territory of the Vologda region ", - said General Director of JSC "Development Corporation of the Vologda region" Alexander Perfiliev.
Production which will be produced in this manufactory- is an example of using of energy-saving technologies. Frequency-regulated drives, which from this day will be made in Vologda – can be used not only for transportation of hydrocarbons by pipeline, but in the sphere of housing and communal services.
"We work with each customer individually– for us it is very important cooperation with Russia. The Vologda region – the region of the North-West, where there are all necessary conditions for comfortable business. We brought the technology, which is unique, not only in the Vologda region, but also in Russia. I am sure that this is only the beginning of our long-term cooperation", - said Vladimir Bayduzh.
The main consumers of the production is OJSC AK "Transneft".
The enterprise plans to increase production of drives, service, to prepare a team of service managers, plans to arrange delivery of this equipment in other regions of the country.