24 November 2015, Tuesday, 10:24

Rustem Khamitov, Denis Manturov and Mikhail Babich examined import-substitution production facilities

 

UFA, 24 November 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Alexander Smirnov/. On November 23, the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov, together with Minister of Industry and Trade of Russia Denis Manturov and the Plenipotentiary Envoy of the President of the Russian Federation to the Volga Federal District Mikhail Babich, being in Ufa on a working trip, visited the LLC Corporation Uraltechnostroy, where they got acquainted with production of high-tech equipment for oil and gas industry.

Currently, the company implements a number of projects on import substitution for fuel and energy complex of the country. Some types of equipment produced here are two to three times cheaper than their foreign counterparts.

Among the main products of the enterprise are block pumping stations, oil, fuel and associated gas processing units, preliminary water removal units, modular buildings for various purposes, and other equipment for oil and gas fields. Relevant innovative products are mobile small-sized block-filler separation unit and formation water treatment unit.

The history of Uraltechnostroy started in 1994 from a small production plant. Today it is one of the largest companies in the country of this profile, which customers are leading enterprises of oil and gas industry in Russia and abroad, including "Gazprom", "Lukoil", "Novatek" and others. The factories of the corporation employ more than 1800 people.