2012 Beginning of the renovation of the Tula Industrial Park. The renovation is performed in three main stages:
Stage 1. Design and construction of a new Block No. 3 in the Industrial Park, with a total area of 2,600 m2. The Block includes access and unloading ramps, the main production unit, warehouse, office and amenity spaces.
2013 Stage 2 & 3. Modernization of the main production Block No. 2 with a total area of 5,680 m2. Redevelopment of the internal layout of premises and installation of access and unloading ramps. Complete replacement of internal utilities (gas, water, electricity, ventilation and filtration systems); installation of fire alarm and video monitoring systems. Modernization of external utilities. This includes repairs and modernization of the water supply system, sewage, electrical system and gas pipeline. Repairs of access roads. Renovation of office and laboratory buildings.
2014 GPM Construction participates in the 6th China Overseas Investment Fair. As part of the trip, the company forms necessary contacts with manufacturers of equipment for the production of activated carbon, as well as collects additional data on its use in China’s agriculture.
2015 As part of the Carbon project, GPM Construction is participating in the analysis of the technical quotations of Chinese manufacturers of equipment for the production of activated carbon. The documentation on the applied technologies and process equipment is reviewed. In July 2015, a working group travels to China. Employees of the company visit the manufacturing plants, study the production cycle and raw materials used. The manufacturers provide comprehensive consultation and relevant technical documents. Following the trip, two main manufacturers were selected:
1. XingyuanGrup Building, City, Hebei China.
2. Qingdao Guanbaolin Activated Carbon Co., Ltd., Jiaozhou City, Shandong province, China
Simultaneously with the selection of equipment, the study of the use of activated carbon and its derivatives in China’s agriculture continued. Work meetings are held with greenhouse growers of the outskirts of Weifang City, the central part of Shandong Province.
2016 GPM Construction visits the 17th International Vegetable Science and Technology Expo held in Shouguang, Shandong Province. As part of the visit, new technologies, new varieties and new achievements in the field of greenhouse vegetable growing and related areas were studied. The use of organic and mineral fertilizers in new technologies and the implementation of the technical aspects of the use of fertilizers are of particular interest in this study.
As part of the Carbon project, GPM Construction participates in the analysis of the technical quotations of Indian manufacturers of equipment for the production of activated carbon. Documentation of process equipment and applied technologies are reviewed. In July 2016, representatives of the company visit the equipment manufacturers, study the production cycle and raw materials used. The manufacturers provided comprehensive consultation and relevant technical documents. Based on the results of studying the process equipment and activated carbon production parameters (product quality and equipment performance), two main manufacturers were selected:
1. Precious Mineral Processing Systems Pvt. Ltd. Gujarat – INDIA
2. CAPITAL CARBON, Gujarat – INDIA
2017Technical review of European equipment and technology. Technical support of the project GPM Clear Water.