Court of the Russian Federation to re-allow the installation of turbines Siemens in the Crimea

Суд в РФ повторно разрешил монтаж турбин Siemens в Крыму

The German company demanded to declare invalid contracts for the supply of turbines.

In Russia, the Ninth appeal arbitration court of Moscow upheld the decision of the court of first instance about refusal in adoption of interim measures in the case of the German concern Siemens vs of Rostec turbines in the Crimea. It is reported by Interfax.

Siemens was required to arrest and stop the installation of turbines of its production in the Crimea in order to ensure the claim against JSC Technopromexport and JSC VO Tekhnopromexport (structure of state Corporation rostec).

Now in Arbitration court of Moscow considered the claim of Siemens and Siemens gas turbine technology as a co-plaintiff to two Technopromexport. The German company demands to annul the contracts for the supply of turbines. As a result of these two treaties turbines were manufactured for the construction of the station Taman, but moved to the Crimea. Siemens requires their equipment back.

In this case, both company filed a counterclaim, which demanded to annul the clauses of the contract relating to the place of use of turbines.

According to Siemens, if the court makes the positive decision on the main claim, the implementation of this decision would be impossible, if the turbine will be already installed.

As reported Корреспондент.netSiemens accuses the Corporation that he illegally moved to the Crimea four turbines set for power plants in Taman. Under the sanctions restrictions, the German company prohibits the use of their turbines in the Crimea. Items on this was included in the Treaty of March 10, 2015, which was concluded between OOO Siemens gas turbine technologies and JSC VO Technopromexport.

In response to the movement of the turbines, the EU imposed additional sanctions against three Russian companies and three individuals.