The grand opening ceremony of the Sudoma sawmill was held on November 14, 2015 in the village of Dedovichi, Pskov region. The plant specialization – production of environmentally friendly wood building materials – is unique for Russia. The Sudoma general investor – the GS Group holding company – invested over 1.842 billion rubles into the project. Sergei Donskoi, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation, Andrey Turchak, Governor of the Pskov region, and Artem Starodubtsev, Director of the GS Group forest-industry complex attended the event.
March 18, 2015, the Governor of Pskov region Andrey Turchak visited the deep wood processing complex which is under construction by GS Group in Dedovichi district. The visit of the head of the regional administration was one of his planned visits to major production, social and cultural sites in Pskov region.
Dedovichi investment project by GS Group was presented at the Vedomosti annual conference "100 steps to favorable investment climate"
The Dedovichi production facility complex for deep wood processing, which is the GS Group investment project, was presented at the 3rd annual conference "100 steps towards favorable investment climate" held in Moscow on November 24. Alexander Kuznetsov, Vice Governor of the Pskov region, defined the project as the key one for the region.
The project "Development of The Sudoma timber mill production facility complex for deep wood processing" was recognized as strategic by the Investment Commission of the Pskov region municipal administration during the panel session held on August 15, 2014. Subsequently, local authorities will work out a strategic investment agreement with GS Group international investment and industry holding company, the project general investor.