Kazan Smart City news

16 Jan

Kazan Smart City was presented to the leading Turkey construction companies

AKFA Holding, SERA GROUP and Creative Project representatives met with the leadership of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency and Tatarstan Development Corporation.

At the meeting, which was held in Tatarstan Investment Development Agency (TIDA)was presented the investment technopolis project and cluster development of its territory. Also were defined key objects of special economic zone «Innopolis». 

During the discussions presented the investment potential of the region, available industrial sites and special economic zones. TIDA Head of investment promotion Wyatt Ford presented the possibility of Tatarstan in the logistics sector, noting the proximity of the capital of Tatarstan to the International airport «Kazan» and a favorable geographical position of the region. 

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Linar Yakupov underscored that Tatarstan Development Corporation is now actively working on creating the necessary basic infrastructure of Kazan Smart City. He also told the guests about scheduled for March of this year the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the hotel and office center. The ceremony will be held during the International Winter Forum «Invest in Tatarstan». 

Representatives of the leading Turkey construction companies shared information about their areas of interest, stating that they were interested to consider the possibility of their participation in the Kazan Smart City project. 

Linar Yakupov, commenting the presentations of the delegations, noted that each company offer different directions and can give new ideas for the development of the project. Agency’s Chief Executive also drew
attention to the investment opportunities of the project and its attractiveness for investors.

About SERA GROUP, AKFA Holding and Creative Project 

SERA GROUP. Turkish group of companies SERA (SERA GROUP) since its launching in 1995, has successfully implemented various types of infrastructure and a wide range of infrastructure projects in a short period of time. SERA GROUP works with leading companies across the country. The company has offices in Ankara, Istanbul and Dubai, where highly technical and administrative teams of specialists work. 

Furthermore, SERA GROUP is TAV Airports Holding and TAV Construction partner, who are leaders in the country in the field of aviation and construction. Since June 2011 SERA GROUP is a shareholder of Istanbul Sea Ferries. 

AKFA Holding. In 1997, AKFA Teknoloji started its work. The holding has 21 companies, 13 of which located in Turkey and 8 –abroad. There work more than 700 employees. 

AKFA Holding operates in four main strategic areas: production and manufacturing, construction and electrical engineering, medical and information technology. Holding also provides innovative services in the fields of information and medical technology, television and radio broadcasting, programming, engineering, electrical engineering, architecture and chemical industries. 

Creative Project. The «Creative Project» company was established in Kazan in 2004 as an engineering company and operates on the territory of the Russian Federation and Kazakhstan. The company offers designing of hotels, shopping and entertainment business centers, educational facilities, media centers and houses. 

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Press Service