“Bila Tserkva” Industrial Park chose management company and approved the development plan
“Bila Tserkva 1” and “Bila Tserkva 2” Industrial Parks have the total area of more than 70 hectares, with well-equipped engineering infrastructure and friendly business environment that are aimed at attraction direct investment in industrial and logistics real estate, expansion of the city’s economic clusters, creation more than three dozen new productions and more than 4,000 new ‘permanent’ jobs.
Kyiv, May 27, 2020. — The “Bila Tserkva” Industrial Park (IP) has approved the development plan. “According to our estimates, by 2026 should be created more than four thousand jobs, built 235,000 sq. m of industrial real estate, including production and logistics facilities on the territory of two industrial parks. The total investments volume should reach USD 250 mln,” Volodymyr Khmurych, CEO of “Bila Tserkva” IP, said.
The investments will be routed to construction of new commercial buildings, purchase of new production and logistics equipment, outfit of existing facilities, business processes automatization and certification, R&D that will contribute to the development of innovations and the implementation of best industry practices. Also, energy-saving projects and IT projects are considered as investment-attractive.
Turning to the issue of staffing for enterprises Volodymyr Khmurych clarified that to manufacture of high value-added products and their components qualified specialists are needed. “There are more than dozen educational institutions, including eight technical and vocational schools, and five higher education institutions and their branches in Bila Tserkva. We cooperate with all of them and believe that skilled labor market proximity is one of the competitive advantages of the industrial parks,” Andriy Ropitskiy, Head of Business Development of Industrial Park Management LLC (IPM), goes on.
The IPM has won bid for management company of “Bila Tserkva 1” and “Bila Tserkva 2” Industrial Parks. On May 06, 2020, a cooperation agreements were signed between the management company and industrial parks. According to the terms of the contracts, the managing company ensures implementation of the development strategies and business plans of the industrial parks, attracts residents, carries out marketing programs, obtains permissions and approvals from state and local authorities related to industrial park and residents utilities and facilities design and construction.
“Many large manufacturing companies are facing supply chain shocks and production disruptions. In a search for a better balance between globalization and the necessary degree of independence, these companies will be choosing localization of production at the national or regional levels. We can offer best conditions for the localization of production in our industrial parks. The management company will help the industrial park in attracting foreign companies to the parks.” Volodymyr Khmurych, CEO of “Bila Tserkva” IP, said.
The purpose of the Bila Tserkva Industrial Park is the development of modern industrial production in Ukraine. The park offers industrial land with all engineering infrastructure and ready-made modern production, logistics and storage facilities for rent or purchase. Knowledge and extensive experience in real estate development allows the park team to provide the client with a range of services and services for efficient production arrangement.
The total area of the “Bila Tserkva” Industrial Park is more than 70 hectares. Its key difference is focus on creating of ecosystem and clusters (production, logistics, and others). This approach enables clients to establish supply chains, reduce production lead time and costs.
As of the beginning of 2020, six companies are residents of the industrial park. The industrial park belongs to UFuture projects.
Industrial Park Management LLC was founded in 2016. The company is uniting qualified specialists in the field of industrial real estate. During the years of operations 19,4 ha of land was sold and passed on for construction. About 16,4 ths sq. m. of industrial and warehouse real estate is commissioned and under construction. Electric, gas, and water supply of the large infrastructure facilities in Kyiv and Kyiv region was completed.
The company provides land management, off-site and on-site utility services, general designer and general contractor as well as managing industrial parks services. Also, it provides brokerage and due diligence services of industrial and logistics (warehouse) real estate. The company also provides legal support for real estate permissions getting, documentation execution, including construction permission and commissioning certificate services.