The Head of the Nizhniy Novgorod region Valery Shantsev within the framework of a working visit attended the site of RusVinyl PVC integrated complex and evaluated the commissioning works progress on site. Guenther Nadolny, RusVinyl LLC CEO communicated to the head of the region that all work are going in strict accordance to the schedule.
Сonstruction works on site of the integrated complex are fully completed. Related official notice on construction completion was sent to Rostechnadzor by RusVinyl. At present moment testing of the equipment is ongoing at the production areas of the membrane electrolysis, VCM and polymerization. In accordance with the commissioning plan a trial batch of caustic soda has been already obtained. Within coming days it is expected to obtain as well а trial batch of PVC.
During the next months commissioning works at all production units will continue with further commissioning of the facility into industrial operation in the second half of the year.
The new production capacity will produce 330 kilotons of high quality PVC using a state-of-art European technology, which ensures environmental and industrial safety of the production process in accordance with the stringent requirements of the environmental law of the Russian Federation as well as with international standards in the field of environmental protection and industrial safety.