- Austria Cleaner Production (CP) project is implemented with the
support of UNIDO and Austrian Government in frames of cooperation
between St.-Petersburg and Graz (the capital of Styria), on the
basis of an intergovernmental Agreement *
signed 12 of November 2004 in Graz. Participants of the project
- a pilot group of St. Petersburg and Leningrad oblast enterprises.
Coordinators of the Project became branch Committees of these legal
bodies and Administrations.
bodies of the Project are - NWICPC UNIDO, St.-Petersburg and CPC
Austria, Graz. Project was implemented in two stages.
The First Stage
The first stage
of implementation began in autumn 2004 with creation of CP Academy
(trainers training for selected Russian specialists and administratif
functionaries, enterprises and Universities representatives). The
first (of the three stages) two-week long workshop was held in the
period from 2/10/2004 to 12/10/2004 in Graz. Two other workshops
were held in December 2004 and January 2005 in St.-Petersburg, Russia.
The aim of the
trainers was to learn educational, methodological and practical
material to be able to adapt it and implement in the Russian conditions
in the course of working with the participants - companies of the
As a pilot enterprise
for the trainers of the CP Academy demonstration project - a cardboard
paper production plant "Komsomolets" situated in the Leningrad
oblast was chosen. Experts of the Academy together with consultants
of the STENUM Company (Graz) carried out integrated monitoring of
the enterprise through December and February 2005. The results of
the monitoring were used to show principles and approaches for optimization
at an enterprise. The results of this work were discussed at the
final seminar of the CP Academy.
of the CP Project took place in the Administration of St.-Petersburg
21/03/2005. Representatives of branch Committees of the St.-Petersburg
and Leningrad oblast Administrations, NWICPC UNIDO, STENUM Company
and 10 pilot enterprises were present.
The Second Stage
The second stage
realized throughout April, September 2005 was the main stage of
the CP Project, and included implementation of CP methodology in
the pilot group of enterprises.
the main CP issues a series of training workshops were held for
the group of 10 pilot enterprises. Instruction work at the pilot
enterprises was organized and consultancies by the Russian and STENUM's
specialists at the sites were given. This educational program was
implemented by the CP Academy trainers and six recruited experts
During the educational program implementation two visits of the
Austrian CP Experts (from 29/05/2005 to 04/06/2005 and from 28/09/2005
to 30/09/2005/) took place. During these visits additional training
workshops were held for the Russian experts and monitoring trips
to the enterprises of the pilot group took place. The results of
the monitoring by the Austrian CP experts were summarized and advices
were given to the management of the enterprises.
The main stage
of the CP Project was concluded 30/09/2005 at a grand meeting in
St. Petersburg Government by awarding participants the pilot group
with Certificates on adoption of CP program and successful implementation
of the CP methodology.
of the CP Project and main results of the CP implementation:
Ltd. St. St. Petersburg
wood pellets production plant. Implementation of CP methodology
resulted in emissions reduction and 7 000 m3 of fuel wood, 2.8 million
Trade-Industrial Alliance" Ltd. Leningrad Oblast
sawn timber production plant. Implementation of CP methodology resulted
in 8 000 rubles savings yearly.
Ltd. Leningrad oblast
timber harvesting, export, wood processing. Implementation of CP
methodology resulted in 11 million rubles/y savings by utilization
of gas piston engines in a wood processing project.
4. "GOSMETR" State Unitary Enterprise St. Petersburg
high precision balances production. Implementation of CP methodology
included installation of an electric generator based on a gas piston
engine and resulted in achievement of more than 20 million rubles/y
plant" JSC. St. Petersburg
asphalt-concrete mixtures production. Implementation of CP methodology
resulted in emissions reduction and savings of 13 million rubles/y.
Ltd. Leningrad oblast
wood harvesting, export, wood processing. Implementation of CP methodology
resulted in emissions reduction and utilization of own waste and
previously collected wastes with high efficiency. Savings reaching
up to 9 million rubles/y.
enterprises participants of the project NWICPC has organised next
stage of cooperation in frames of financing the projects.
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