AMPO POYAM VALVES today announced a partnership agreement with Aksai Industrial Park to establish a joint local subsidiary known as “AMPO Caspian LLP”. The new company will focus on the design and manufacturing of highly engineered valves for the most severe services and applications of the energy industry, being equipped with state-of-the-art manufacturing and servicing facilities in Aksai, Kazakhstan. The main aim is to become a strategic partner for Kazakhstan and the Caspian region, supporting local customers in terms of service and technology, and focusing also on critical valve maintenance services for key projects in the country.
“As a global leader in highly engineered valves for the energy industry we are excited to enter into a joint venture with Aksai Industrial Park to bring a wide range of tailor-made valve solutions to the local market. Our partnership with them reflects our faith in the Kazakhstan industrial infrastructure as well as the wide domestic and regional marketplace, believing that the new venture shall enhance our position in Kazakhstan, positively impacting in local delivery lead times and after-sale services to meet current and future projects demands.” said Mr. Alex Eizmendi, Strategic Director of AMPO POYAM VALVES. He added “This project is just a beginning and will be followed up with further business opportunities that can add higher value to the CIS economy”.
Noting on part of Aksai Industrial Park, Mr. Gianluca Colombo, General Director, said, “Aksai Industrial Park’s main aim is to expand national industry capabilities and to transfer global technology and know how to the local market partnering with top industry leaders. Our challenge in this venture will be to provide top notch facilities, resources and latest available technology and equipment for the development of highly engineered AMPO POYAM valves as well as to arm local manpower and expatriate skilled labor, designing specific and continuous training programs hand in hand with AMPO POYAM VALVES. We will consequently create quality job opportunities in the region”.
AMPO POYAM VALVES has been in the CIS regions for a long time, having supplied several highly engineered valves for strategic projects. From now on, however, valves will be manufactured and locally supplied by the joint venture AMPO Caspian LLP and customer experience will be improved by continuous support and guidance.
The scope of the local venture will focus on highly engineered and custom ball, gate, globe and check valves manufacturing, testing, painting and servicing for the oil, gas, petrochemicals, chemical, mining and power sectors, and will moreover contribute to AMPO POYAM VALVES global manufacturing capacity. AMPO SERVICE will also be part of this venture, with a dedicated team of highly qualified, experienced and customer-oriented field engineers with a sound and trackable world experience, guaranteeing a prompt response to customer local needs; including technical support in start-up stages, commissioning, engineered solutions, equipment selection, preventive and predictive maintenance, troubleshooting and training.
AMPO POYAM VALVES is well known for having the most reliable and safest valves in the market, and is backed by 57 years of experience, technology, know-how, references, operating time of the valves and a fully in-house manufacturing process that starts from its own foundry. Moreover, AMPO POYAM VALVES also has one of the widest ranges of valves in the market, offering ball, gate, globe, check, lift plug, switch, slurry angle and butterfly valves, together with Integrated Smart Solutions. The extensive range of solutions offer the highest level of reliability hand in hand with minimum operating and maintenance costs for the most critical applications.
About AMPO POYAM VALVES
Established in 1964 (Idiazabal, Spain), AMPO POYAM VALVES is an international leader in the design and production of highly engineered valves and Integrated Smart Solutions for the most severe services and industries, covering applications in the oil and gas, petrochemicals, chemical, mining and power sectors. With millions of valves installed in safe and reliable operation in the complete and global energy chain, AMPO POYAM VALVES develops custom solutions, working hand in hand with leading EPCs and end users, in order to offer optimum valve solutions and meet the most demanding requirements.
The driving force behind our company is the highly skilled people who are part of it and completely oriented to innovation and commitment.
About Aksai Industrial Park
Established in 2012 (Aksai, Kazakhstan), and following the launch of the Technology Transfer Program, Aksai Industrial Park provides transfer of technology, international certification and development of local content, becoming a key player in Kazakhstan. It has already achieved domestic manufacturing through investments in machining, equipment and laboratories, being able to manufacture locally products and goods unavailable before.