Ten new enterprises to be put into operation in the Ulyanovsk region in 2018

It was announced by the Governor Sergey Morozov within the live discussion with inhabitants of the region, which took place on 28 April.

“In the first quarter of this year, a number of facilities have already been put into operation. These include a new building of the Ulyanovsk NanoCenter for hi-tech companies and an iron casting production of OOO "Steelmaking Company Pamir". The Russia's first wholesale wind farm built by Fortum (Finnland) has been included in the power register and has started producing energy for the unified energy system. The Russian Fderation has signed its first special investment contract in the field of wind power industry with participation of Vestas (Denmark) and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. Construction of a social catering factory has started in Zavolzhye Industrial Park. In total, we expect that this year we will complete construction of at least ten enterprises with the total investment of about 5 billion rubles. This will also create 900 new jobs for residents of the Ulyanovsk region”, – the Governor Sergey Morozov reported.

Until the end of the year, it is planned to commission MARS's (USA) center for study of pet food; to complete construction of Legrand's (France) plant for production of low-voltage switches and Magellan Group's sewing production in the territory of the private industrial park DAAZ; to finish Vestas's (Denmark) first production phase of blades for wind power plants with the use of composite materials; to open a hotel complex under the IBIS brand (France), and an industrial park in the Port Special Economic Zone "Ulyanovsk".

In 2018, it is also planned to begin construction under nine new investment projects with the total investment of 8.1 billion rubles. According to the experts of Ulyanovsk Region Development Corporation, these include construction of a turkey growing and processing farm of AO "Ulyanovskaya Indeyka", a hothouse complex for cultivation of planting material and flowers of TK "Krasnaya Ploshchad", and a new production case of KTTs "Metallokonstruktsiia", implementation of the project of the Russian-Chinese medical cluster, and creation of a laboratory and manufacturing complex for production of polymeric composite materials and coverings by Federal State Unitary Enterprise "VIAM".