Foundation of a new furnace

Foundation of a new furnace

On 4 February 2010 Saint-Gobain Kavminsteklo celebrated laying of the first stone of a new furnace. The event hosted Jean de Gliniasty- the Ambassador of France, Gerome Fessard - Saint-Gobain Vice-President in packaging sector, Yorma Tourpeynen - Saint-Gobain Regional Director for Eastern Europe, Thierry Fournier -  Saint-Gobain President for Russia and CIS, and Valery Gayevskiy - the Stavropol region Governor. 

Prior to the ceremony Saint-Gobain leaders took part in a press-conference during which they talked about company’s activity and plans.

Then the guests went through production workshops to the foundation site.

At the site, officials made their ceremonial speeches, and Gerome Fessard and Valery Gayevskiy laid the first stone of a new furnace.

Then all the guests were invited to a welcome reception where they had an informal talk in a friendly atmosphere.

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From left to right:
Ambassador of France – Jean de Gliniasty, Saint-Gobain Vice-President in packaging sector – Gerome Fessard, Saint-Gobain President for Russia and CIS – Thierry Fournier

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Saint-Gobain President for Russia and CIS – Thierry Fournier, HR director for Russia and Ukraine – Sergey Nazarov, Saint-Gobain Regional Director for Eastern Europe – Yorma Tourpeynen