15 April 2010, Thursday, 14:08

New technological cycle is launched at JSC “Soda”

author: Sergey Zakharov | photo: Ayrat Nurmuhametov

Within the frames of a work trip to Sterlitamac the President RB Murtaza Rakhimov visited JSC “Soda” today. The head of the Republic has become acquainted with the production processes. Thus, two workshops of the plant were modernized in 2009 and modern band filters were launched in production of soda ash. The new equipment changed the morally and physically obsolete drum vacuum-filters, produced still in German Democratic Republic and the Soviet Union.

The main predestination of the band vacuum-filters is the obtaining of the soda ash, in which the content of chlorides doesn’t exceed 0,15% and this product possess high competitive advantages as compared with the standard soda ash, moreover the natural soda ash fr om Turkey and the USA with low chloride content already appeared in the Russian market.

The economic effect from the introduction of the new equipment exceeds 52 million rubles annually.

The President RB had talks with the workers at JSC “Soda”. The President RB was interested in the work conditions at the plant and the wages. Same day the President RB has held a work meeting with the top management of the plant, wh ere the matter was further development of the enterprise and the prospects of its industrial growth.