The investment location of Saxony-Anhalt in September 2013
Russian safe manufacturers Promet Safe to invest in Halle A14 Star ParkThe Promet Safe Company based in Moscow has decided on the location of Saxony-Anhalt to build a production facility in the Halle Star Park at the A14 motorway. Promet Safe is Eastern Europe’s biggest manufacturer of steel safes and security furniture and is set to invest some € 10 m in Saxony-Anhalt, thereby creating approx. 50 jobs. The highly specialised company will in the future secure production for the German and entire Western European area from Saxony-Anhalt. Read more.Ground-breaking ceremony for new production plant / 20 new jobsHartmut Möllring, Minister of Science and Economic Affairs, and Dr. Katja Loderstedt and Daniel Trutwin, the Managing Directors of MWG Alutec GmbH, performed the ground-breaking ceremony for a new production plant in Wernigerode (administrative district of Harz). The MWG-Group, specialists in high-quality surface finishing, are investing in the construction of a new, state-of-the-art eloxal plant (eloxal = electrolytic oxidation of aluminium = aluminium surface finishing), which will create 20 new jobs. Read more. Semcoglas to invest € 3.45 m Semcoglas GmbH is expanding its production facility in Zerbst (Anhalt-Bitterfeld administrative district). The company, founded in 1993, is to expand its production plant for modern insulating glass at a cost of € 3.45 m – thereby creating 16 new jobs. Read more.Ströbeck: Hallstrom to invest € 13.3 m / Renewable energy conceptPrelude to a million-euro investment in the Harz administrative district: Science and Economic Affairs Minister Hartmut Möllring today laid the foundation stone for the Harz Business Park in Schachdorf Ströbeck. Hallstrom Holding GmbH is to invest some € 13.3 m there in a practically energy self-sufficient industrial park. The construction of six individualised steel-framed halls equipped with solar modules, a greenhouse, an office building as well as a cogeneration unit is planned. Read more.Saxony-Anhalt’s pioneering role in the search for economic energy storage solutionsWhich technology will prevail is still an open question. In Saxony-Anhalt, technologies and systems are being developed for use by other countries in the future for the network integration of renewable energies. Read more.ThyssenKrupp opens a Biotechnology PlantThe first multi-purpose fermentation plant for the continuous production of organic chemicals was inaugurated in Leuna (Saale) today. ThyssenKrupp invested a total of €20m to extend its research and development activities in the field of biochemicals based on renewable raw materials. Read more.