March 16, 2017, the Investor Day was held, during which a solemn ceremony of summing up the results of the XI regional competition «Investment Project of the Year» took place. This competition has been held annually since 2006, following the results of which are awarded to companies that in 12 months made the greatest contribution to the socio-economic development of the Nizhny Novgorod region. The main goal of the competition is to increase the investment attractiveness of the Nizhny Novgorod region, to attract investors to the region.
Winners of the competition «Investment Project of the Year — 2016» on steel nominations:
— «Investment project of the year in the field of defense and nuclear industry» — SC «Joint Stock Company Central Research Institute „BUREVESTNIK“»;
— «Investment project of the year in the field of production modernization» — PJSC «Ruspolymet»;
— «Investment project of the year in the field of industrial production» — SC «Linde Gas Rus»;
— «Investment project of the year in the agricultural industry» — LLC «AFG National Nizhny Novgorod»;
— «Investment project of the year in the industry for the processing of agricultural raw materials, storage and sale of the final product» — SC «Niva»;
— «The most investment-hospitable district» — Gorodetsky municipal district.
At the same time, companies that have just started work on their investment projects were noted: reconstruction of pilot production with the construction of an industrial building SC «Joint Stock Company Central Research Institute „BUREVESTNIK“»; creating conditions for the cultivation of champignons LLC "Agrokombinat"Vetluzhsky«; commissioning of a new house, the first skyscraper in Dzerzhinsk LLC «Stroymontazh-Project»; construction of a dairy farm and a milk processing plant LLC «Svetloyarskoye»; comprehensive development program for the production of casing, oil and gas and tubing pipes at existing and new capacities SC «BMZ» SC «United Metallurgical Company».
In addition, for the first time this year the application for participation in the competition «Investment project of the year» It was not the company that filed it, but the initiative group of residents of the village of Muhoedovo, who received a special award in the nomination «Investment venture of the year».