In 2009 “Gazosilicat” company (Mogilev) is going to produce 1000 cubic meters of porous blocks. Igor Rachitski, the head of the company, told at the grand opening. Petr Rudnik, the head of Mogilev Region Executive Committee took part in the ceremony.
The project began in 2007 within the complex republican program of construction industry development on the territory of the former “Mogilevvodstroi ” enterprise. A lot of work was done to restore manufacturing premises. In September 2008 they began to install modern foreign equipment. Test lot of porous blocks was produced in the first quarter 2009. Now the company produces 400 cubic meters of porous blocks of three categories (1,2, and 3) a day. There is a plan by the year 2010 to launch the production of white and colour silicate brick as well as dry building materials. 70% of the products will be exported; the rest will be supplied for the local market.