Optogan Opens Largest LED Production in Eastern Europe

Nov 30, 2010 The Optogan’s new manufacturing plant was unveiled in St. Petersburg. With an overall investment of 3.35 billion rubles (80 million euros) it is the largest LED component and module factory in Eastern Europe & CIS. The factory, which will employ up to 800 people, covers 15,000 m2 of floor space 5,000 m2 of which is taken up by a clean room environment. The first production line has an annual production capacity of 360 million LEDs and further capacity extensions are scheduled.

The ceremony was attended by the Sergey Ivanov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation; Valentina Matvienko, Governor of St. Petersburg and a large audience of well known representatives from the world of politics, research and industry.

The three founders of Optogan and entrepreneurs Maxim Odnoblyudov, Vladislav Bougrov and Alexey Kovsh introduced the production facilities to the ceremony’s guests. They also demonstrated Optogan’s highly efficient LED lamps and explained about energy savings and the avoidance of hazardous substances.
The opening of this new high-tech factory in Russia marks another step forward in the modernisation and globalisation of the Russian economy.

www.optogan.com

Author:  BIO T&T

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