The Republic of Komi expands a number of partners in an infrastructure construction
On May 24, an agreement on cooperation based on a public-private partnership between the Republic of Komi and the VIS Group, which is one of the leaders in the field of an infrastructure construction, was concluded at SPIEF-2018. The document was signed by Head of the Republic of Komi Sergey Gaplikov and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the VIS Group Igor Snegurov.
The agreement defines the principles of interaction between the parties in implementation of measures aimed at the development of the Republic of Komi, technical and technological development, updating the material and technical base, as well as increasing a share of science-intensive high-tech industries in the republic's economy. A separate area of cooperation will be fostering private investments in projects based on a public-private partnership.
"We are signing a very important agreement for the Republic of Komi. Our cooperation with the VIS Group will be aimed at the development of infrastructure, industry, transport communications within the framework of PPP, as well as a construction of socially significant facilities. I am confident that our interaction will serve the republic's benefit, will increase its investment attractiveness, attract new private investments and contribute to the social and economic development of our region," - Head of the Republic of Komi Sergey Gaplikov said.
"For the VIS Group today's event is the continuation of work on the development of public-private partnership. The first agreements with Russian regions have already been embodied in real investment projects for hundreds billions rubles. I am confident that such projects will appear in the near future in the Republic of Komi. The mission of our holding company is implementation of strategically important infrastructure projects which contribute to the economic and social development of the country. Therefore, a creative work is ahead of us," - Igor Snegurov said at the signing ceremony.
*** The VIS Group is a Russian multi branch holding. Its operating activity began as a general contractor, general designer, customer-builder in 2000. Areas of activity today are investments, management of the full life cycle of PPP projects, consulting and expertise. The Group includes construction, engineering and service companies. The parent company of the holding is the Limited Liability Company Industrial Company VIS registered in Leningrad Region. The headquarter is in Moscow and offices are located in 8 regions of Russia.
The VIS Group is one of the leaders in the field of infrastructure construction on the principles of public-private partnership. The holding invests its own funds in creation of social, transport and communal facilities. The VIS Group contracts portfolio is full till 2036, its estimated value exceeds 635 billion rubles.