CJSC “Vozhega-Les” celebrates its 25th anniversary

The year 2021 is a jubilee year for CJSC “Vozhega-Les” – the enterprise turns 25 years old!

This year Vologodskiye Les Group celebrates its 30th anniversary and for 25 years CJSC Vozhega-Les, one of the major logging companies of the region, has been part of the Group.

The enterprise was founded on the base of Mitinskoe lespromkhoz, which was one of the largest logging enterprises in the USSR and had almost a century-long history.

CJSC “Vozhega-Les” itself operates since August 1996. That year on July 26 the memorandum of incorporation of Closed Joint-Stock Company “Vozhega-Les” was signed, the founders of which were OAO “Mitinsky Lespromkhoz” and ZAO “Austrofor”. From that moment CJSC Vozhega-Les became a member of the Vologodskiye Lesopromyshlenniki association.

For twenty-five years the organization has passed a long and sometimes difficult way of formation in the post-Soviet period.

The company operates in the territory of Vozhegodsky, Kharovsky, Ust-Kubinsky and Syamzhensky lesnichestvos. The company has recently undergone significant changes: the fleet of logging, automobile and road-building equipment has been renewed, the living conditions of the crews in the plots have improved.

This year the reconstruction of Kadnikovsky bottom depot will be finished with application of new capacities for loading of cars. The logging with the use of feller buncher machines and skidders and, consequently, crosscutting lines LO-15 and gantry cranes KKS-10 will remain in the past.

The enterprise is the leading employer of Vozhegodsky District. Today more than 220 people work at CJSCo Vozhega-Les – not only experienced old-timers, but young people as well. Almost every resident of the village of Kadnikovsky has once worked or is now working at the company. JSC “Vozhega-Les” is rich in its labor dynasties, which have witnessed the long history of the company.

“The success of the organization, in my opinion, is the application of accumulated experience, smoothly running production processes, constant improvement of technologies and, of course, care for people, – says the managing director of JSC “Vozhega-Les” Ruslan Okunev. – We are a socially oriented company and provide all possible support to educational and cultural institutions of the settlement, sporting events, interacting with veterans’ organizations. At the same time we constantly support our employees for whom we have social guarantees.

Today CJSC Vozhega-Les is considered one of the most modern and efficient logging companies not only of the Vologda Timber Industry Group, but also of the Vologda region as a whole.

Experience, traditions, effective management approach, modernization of production and professional well-coordinated team – this is a strong basis of CJSC Vozhega-Les, which will help the company to achieve high production results and keep up with the times.

Congratulations to the staff of CJSC “Vozhega-Les” on the anniversary date! We wish you fruitful work for the benefit of the enterprise, success in work and implementation of all plans! Good health, happiness and prosperity to you and your families!