On 13. March 2015 in Novosibirsk there was held a formal opening of a new plant producing concrete building elements. The plant is named ARMATON and is part of "PERVY STROITELNY FONDS" company group. The plant produces elements for precast large-panel construction and hollow core plates.
The ANTON OHLERT Company has equipped the plant with the machinery of leading German and Italian producers: the General Contractor was company WECKENMANN (circulating plant), main subcontractors were TEKA (mixing plant and storage of raw materials), EVG (machinery for reinforcement) and NORDIMPIANTI (hollow core plates).
The erection of the plant was started in May 2013. The first production line was set into operation end of 2014. The second and the third stages have to be completed till 2018. The total planed capacity of ARMATON makes 300 thousand m2 living space a year. The total amount of investment counts 1,7 billion RUR.
The opening ceremony attended Russia's President Representative in the Siberian Federal District Mr. Nokolay Rogozhkin. "Increasing the volume of living space is the main target for Russia's construction. Essential is to use only newest technologies for this", - he said.