Carrying on greening: main planting

Carrying on greening: main planting

17.05.2021
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On May 13, 2021 in the Gatchina forest area in the Leningrad region the managers of all divisions of Rem&Coil and Elektromashin held the second action of tree and shrub planting in the framework of the afforestation project in 2021. This program is oriented on caring for the environment and contributing to the landscaping and beautification of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region.

During three hours, 28 employees of the companies were planting 3,000 spruce trees on a 1-hectare plot. Plantings were holding in pairs and strictly according to the technology using special equipment - Kolesov's sword (Kolesov's planter sword is a hand tool, narrow steel shovel for planting of seedlings and seedlings of forest cultures).

Then reforestation specialist checked the quality and frequency of spruce planting and gave the employees of both companies an "excellent" rating for their work.

The first part of the action of planting trees and shrubs as part of the reforestation project was on the territory of the Bryantsev Theatre in Admiralteisky district on April 23, 2021.

The final closing ceremony will take place on May 16, 2021 on the territory of Nut Hill in St. Petersburg. By participating in tree planting in one way or another, we are contributing to the future!

Information about the program: Vyacheslav Yuryevich Russkikh, as a representative of St. Petersburg industrial companies, initiated an environmental project to plant 6,000 trees and shrubs in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region to compensate for damage from the activity of their own enterprises (carbon dioxide emission). This project is one of the most massive commercial planting of green spaces in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region. At the beginning of this year, the economists of the company calculated how many trees should be planted to offset the carbon footprint of the two plants. This project is one of the most massive commercial plantings of green spaces in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region. At the beginning of this year, the economists of the company calculated how many trees should be planted to compensate the carbon footprint of the two plants. Production indicators (consumption of electricity, heating, water supply) and information about each employee (vehicles, expenses for food, clothes and entertainment) were taken into account.

Rem&Coil plant is a leading Russian manufacturer of stator and anchor winding sections for electric motors, which is part of the major holding SZEMO.

The Electromashina Production Association is a company repairing electric motors and electric machines in St. Petersburg.

The organizers of the action: - Vyacheslav Yuryevich Russkikh, General Director of "PA Electromashina" Ltd; - Alexander Gennadievich Novikov, General Director of REM & Coil Ltd.