20 December 2019
EFKO Group shared its innovative developments at the national exhibition
20 December 2019, Moscow, Russia – EFKO Group – a vertically integrated holding, one of the largest enterprises of Russian food industry, became a member of the VI annual national exhibition VUZPROMEXPO.
One of the most exciting events of the annual exhibition became a stand of Belgorod region where EFKO Group represented developments of its innovation center. Innovations are important parts of the Group’s philosophy. During the time of development of scientific activity inside EFKO there were realized 20 R&D projects – some of them were introduced into industrial production.
This year EFKO represented at VUZPROMEXPO its developments in the sector of solid oxide fuel cells. In the future, generators produced on their basis will be able to provide houses, cattle farms and other buildings with autonomous electrical and heat supply. This innovative solution will make reserve energy supply of ground and waterway transport possible as well as difficult to access buildings such as telecommunication towers, pipelines or objects located in isolated northern regions.
EFKO Group demonstrated specialized ceramic equipment. Modern technologies let create ceramics of any shape – this gives more opportunities to design fuel cells and parts for development of robotics, instrument engineering and other areas. Besides, at the stand of Belgorod region there were new sorts of meal with optimized amino acid content.
«Participation in VUZPROMEXPO-2019 gives a perfect opportunity to get personally acquainted with unique scientific developments and authors of the ideas. EFKO has an honorary mission of industrial partner of scientific and educational center of Belgorod region that includes our innovation center «Biruch». This is the place where specialists conduct developments in the sector of biotechnologies in agro-industrial complex and we hope to make an important contribution to strengthening of food safety of the country», - Anna Nenakhova, chief of Corporative innovations department of EFKO Group, noted.
The event is a large-scale and representative forum to demonstrate achievements of Russian Science and build effective communications between scientific and educational community, state and business. The exhibition became a successful start for hundreds of unique scientific projects introduced into production. Over 10 000 people visited VUZPROMEXPO-2019 – among them there were representatives of authorities, scientific and educational organizations, technology parks, potential investors and young specialists.