The governor stressed the importance of the promotion of Russian developments during his visit to the fullerene and polymer production «NIIGRAFIT» in the Tuesday, December 20, 2016.
Joint Stock Company «NIIGRAFIT» is a research organization, part of the contour of the State Corporation «Rosatom». For nearly 55 years, the Institute has a leading position in the development of a wide range of carbon-based materials for various branches of Russian industry: aerospace, metallurgy, mechanical engineering, including chemical and petroleum, electronics, energy and medicine.
Today the Institute is the holder of specifications and processes for the main responsible brand of structural graphites produced by Russian companies.
The production is organized on the territory of the city Zarechny and it is the only one in Russia and is based solely on the original domestic technology.
«This production is not created by a large state corporation but Research Institute, within the framework of public-private partnership. And we can see a good example of how the Russian research brought to series production», - Deputy Director General of State Corporation «Rosatom» Vyacheslav Pershukov noted.
«Due to the new venture will increase the number of jobs and tax revenues to local budgets. And I congratulate the Penza land, which was another modern production», - he added.
Governor Ivan Belozertsev expressed gratitude to the leadership of Rosatom, and especially, Sergei Kiriyenko address that contributed to leading the state corporation, the launch of a unique enterprise in the territory of the Penza region.
«This decision was taken in pursuance of orders of the Russian President on the establishment of high-tech competitive enterprises. The development of innovative production in Zarechny creates prospects not only for the Penza region, but for the whole of the domestic industry», - said the head of the region.
«The company is young, it created a year ago, but today the first results - in the intervening period, preparing industrial sites, installing equipment and establishing parallel to execute orders, and have earned about 100 million rubles. I am sure that after a couple of years this company has significantly increased production volumes. It is only necessary to work systematically, strengthen personnel potential. I have no doubt that production will develop successfully», - he said.
In the presence of the head of the Penza region and «Rosatom» management an agreement on cooperation with commercial partners of the new enterprise was signed.
In the course of business communication head of the subject of federation Ivan Belozertsev set the task to study the issue of establishing cooperation of this high-tech production with the Penza State University, in order to strengthen human resource capacity to create an innovative company.