10 June, 2013 OSG announces that it is investing $10 million in a new state-of-the-art document and data centre in Nizhny Novgorod. The giant centre is 3,000 m² and is being fitted out with modern, high-rise, multi-level archive shelving, designed to store 50 million paper documents for Russia's leading banks, retail and telecoms companies.
It is a Class "A" facility with high-level security, fire-prevention systems and is ideally located in Nizhny Novgorod, with easy access to Moscow. The company's investment also includes advanced document scanning and processing equipment. New staff are being recruited and trained to a high level in order to offer OSG's broad range of services.
Alexei Zlobin, Director of Logistics OSG Records Management, commented:
Our client base comprises of 3000 of Russia's most successful regional and international companies. These businesses are growing, which means an increase in the volume of their documentation. Our task is to to give them all they need to optimize their complex document workflows and so maximise efficiency and profits. The launch of Nizhny Novgorod, coincides with an increase in the number of documents sent to us for safekeeping. The new storage capacity – will take more than 2 million binders, that equates to more than 10 million archival files! OSG develops with its clients to meet their growing requirements.
Krzysztof Bobrowski, CEO of OSG Records Management Group:
New investment in infrastructure in Nizhny Novgorod confirms our confidence in the growth of off-site document storage combined with professional document management services. To service giants such as Sberbank, MTS, X5 Retail Group, and the State Archives, requires OSG to provide the best possible storage conditions at a reasonable price. In addition to this, we bring experience gained from managing files in over 50 locations across Central and Eastern Europe as well as Asia. Investing in the new Nizhny Novgorod centre means we offer better professional document solutions in more Russian cities than any competitor and underlines our position as market leaders.
OSG is the leading provider of document and data management solutions for companies operating in the CIS and EU. With over 40 years of experience to draw from and award-winning levels of service, OSG continues to grow an impressive client base of regional and international companies.