Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) — Schneider Electric, a global expert in energy management and automation, opened an office in the Republic of Uzbekistan. Now, a representative office of the company will work in Tashkent, and it will implement a project for assembling high-voltage and low-voltage switchboard equipment at the production site of IE Energo Systema NVA LLC jointly with partners.
During the event, Deputy Minister of Economy and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan Botir Usmonov and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to the Republic of Uzbekistan Violaine De Villemeur shared their vision of the digital development of the country. On the eve of the event, a meeting was held between the leaders of Schneider Electric and the Minister of Economy and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Botir Khojaev.
“We are planning a long-term development of relations with Uzbekistan — this is a promising, dynamically developing region that has embarked on the path of openness, modernization, increasing its industrial potential. Our technologies, solutions and specialists will help many companies to implement complex investment projects and realize the ambitious plans of the state deep modernization of the economy and increasing the level of digitalization”, — said Johan Vanderplaetse, President of Schneider Electric in Russia and the CIS.
The leaders of Schneider Electric, in turn, spoke about the results and development plans, as well as the decisions, the use of which will contribute to more efficient development of the energy, oil and gas, transport, industrial and construction industries of Uzbekistan.
“Today Uzbekistan is a strategically important market for Schneider Electric, which is confirmed by our investments in further expansion of production. This gives us the opportunity to be closer to the customer. All Schneider Electric manufactures around the world adhere to strict quality standards. We are confident that this will make the use of our technologies even more effective for our partners and customers,” Armen Badalov, Vice President for Strategy, Innovation and Regional Development of Schneider Electric Russia and CIS commented.
During the event, guests, representatives of the largest companies of Uzbekistan, including Uzbekenergo, Uzbekneftegaz, Uzkhimprom, TashkentCity, Beeline, UzbekAtom, also visited the production site of Schneider Electric partner, ENERGO SYSTEMA NVA, which already produces the low-voltage and high-voltage equipment Schneider Electric. These solutions have already been implemented at AGMK, Discover Invest, TMZ, Uzbektelecom, NavoiAzot, Maxam Chirchik.
“Schneider Electric partners are transferred technologies, and these are constructs, licenses and drawings, and the necessary financial support is provided, flexible and advantageous cooperation conditions are provided that will allow us to jointly develop the production of the most modern types of equipment and integrated solutions. In addition, Schneider Electric engineers provide comprehensive support to ENERGO SYSTEMA NVA specialists,” Alyer Bakhronov, head of the Schneider Electric office in Uzbekistan, said.