THE CONSUL GENERAL OF GERMANY HAS VISITED SLK CEMENT COMPANY
The Ministry of Economy of Omsk Region has initiated a visit by Dr. Peter Blomeyer, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Novosibirsk, to Omsk branch on December 16. Consulate Representatives were accompanied by Mr. Andrey Titov, Head of International and Interregional Cooperation Department of Ministry of Economy of Omsk Region.
The purpose of the visit was getting to know by Consul General of SLK Cement subsidiary activities, the only cement producer in Omsk Region – being the part of German company Dyckerhoff Eastern Division (part of the international concern Buzzi Unicem). Mr. Alexander Shashkov, Director of Omsk branch, conducted the tour of the company for Dr. Peter Blomeyer and acquainted him with cement production process. During the visit, the issues of Company’s importance in the region, the Siberian Federal District construction market situation and its influence on cement production development prospects have been discussed.
“Our Company is an example of German business effective and responsible activity in Omsk region: continual investments in production modernization, advanced technologies introduction, observing international quality standards, creating jobs and contributing to region tax base increase” noted Mr. Alexander Shashkov. “Attention from the regional government and the Federal Republic of Germany official representatives witnesses that all our actions do not lost neglected and are duly appreciated”.
Omsk branch manufactures product using the technology of mixing base cement produced by Sukholozhskcement and Korkino branches with dry fly ash. In 2007, an agreement was reached between the Government of Omsk Region and Buzzi Unicem as part of Dyckerhoff Eastern Division on establishment of cement plant in Omsk in 2008. In May 2013, the plant official opening took place and industrial production started”.