Kiekert is making preparations for the opening of Naberezhniye Chelny factory

Kiekert is making preparations for the opening of Naberezhniye Chelny factory

RusAutoNews.Com – Tatarstan Investment and Development Agency has announced that the car lock manufacturer: Kiekert will open its Naberezhniye Chelny factory today. The factory is established on 1500 m2 premises, in Master Industrial Park. It’s planned to increase this area to 5000 m2 within the next few years. 70 employees will work at the factory at the first stage. The number of staff will increase to 240 in due course. The workforce will be trained at Kiekert factories in Germany and Czech Republic.

Kiekert is planning to manufacture 150,000 locks in the factory, annually. The primary customers of the factory are: GAZ, Ford Sollers and AvtoVAZ. 500 million rubles have been spent on the project, up to today. Kiekert is aiming to establish an engineering centre in Tatarstan in the forthcoming period.