20.03.2020

Last updated 30.04.2020 (News updated)

Dear customers, partners and friends!
The epidemiological situation that has arisen in the world beause of the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection makes the significant adjustments to the company's economic activities: since mid-February 2020 some of the staff has been transferred to remote operation and the schedule of work of factories, assembly areas and international offices of PLAZARIUM has been changed.
Map of the spread of infection on April 23, 2020
SWISS CONFEDERATION:

On January 30, 2020, the world health organization declared an international public health emergency due to the spread of a coronavirus that causes a new type of pneumonia in humans. The decision to declare an emergency regime was made by a group of independent experts on Thursday, January 30, 2020, after the first confirmed cases of human-to-human transmission of viral infection outside the PRC.

On March 11, 2020, the world Health Organization announced a worldwide coronavirus pandemic.

On March 12, 2020, the world Health Organization's regional office for Europe announced a coronavirus pandemic in the entire European region, including the Federal Republic of Germany and the Swiss Confederation.

At an extraordinary meeting on March 16, 2020, the Federal Council (the government of Switzerland) decided to introduce stricter measures to protect the population. The Federal Council (government of Switzerland) stated that there is currently an "emergency situation" in Switzerland in terms of the epidemic Law. 1. Order 2 on measures to combat coronavirus (Ordonnance 2 sur les mesures destinées à lutter contre le coronavirus (COVID-19)), French language. In accordance with this order, all employees in Switzerland have been moved to remote working mode, all meetings have been canceled and offices are closed until the end of emergency mode.

ATTENTION:
The situation in Switzerland does not significantly affect the production and delivery time, due to the fact that only administrative and sales personnel are located in Switzerland.
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY:

On March 15, 2020, a General curfew was not imposed in Berlin to curb the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, various social restrictions have been introduced.

March 16, introduced a partial ban on crossing the borders of Germany with France, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Austria and Denmark.

On March 17, 2020, the EU countries came to an agreement to ban the entry of third-country citizens. This was announced by German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Angela Merkel). The ban is imposed for a minimum of 30 days and comes into force on March 17.

There is currently an "emergency situation" in Germany in terms of the epidemic Law. 1. the Senate of the city of Berlin adopted a resolution on the containment of coronavirus in Berlin (SARS-coronavirus-2 containment - SARS-cov-2-EindV). A number of measures to slow down the spread of the virus, German language. More detailed and up-to-date information about the measures taken can be found on the Official portal of the Berlin City Hall.

In accordance with this order, all employees in Germany in the city of Berlin have been moved to remote work mode, all meetings have been canceled and PLAZARIUM office is closed until the end of the pandemic. 2. Fourth Verordnung Uber information Zur Eindämmung der Ausbreitung de neuartigen coronavirus SARS-coronavirus-2 in Sachsen-Anhalt (fourth SARS-cov-2-Eindämmungsverordnung-4. SARS-CoV-2-EindV). German language. More detailed and up-to-date information about the measures taken can be found on the Official website of the state of Saxony-Anhalt.

In accordance with this order, the Assembly area in Germany is closed to visitors until the end of the pandemic. This situation does not significantly affect the delivery time of spare parts and components from manufacturers from Germany, Italy and other countries of the European Union and the work schedule of the staff.

NOTE:
The situation in the Federal Republic of Germany does not significantly affect the timing of production and delivery of plasma units and plasma systems with delivery dates, according to the contract rules, after August 2020.
RUSSIAN FEDERATION:

PLAZARIUM refers to organizations of manufacturing industries with continuously operating production located on the territory of Moscow (Russian Federation). According to the received explanations of the Moscow city administration regarding the decrees of the President of the Russian Federation, the government and the mayor of Moscow, PLAZARIUM will continue its production activities. To do this, it is necessary to set the number of employees who are not subject to remote operation, who are subject to remote operation and for whom the "non-working day" mode will be set.

In connection with the decree of the President of the Russian Federation No. 206 of March 25, 2020, "declaring in the Russian Federation are non-working days" from 30 March to 3 April 2020 to ensure sanitary-epidemiological welfare of the population, by decree of the President of the Russian Federation No. 239 of 02.04.2020 "On measures on ensuring sanitary and epidemiological welfare of the population on the territory of the Russian Federation in connection with the spread of novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19) ", in accordance with the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM "ON introduction of high alert mode" (in edition of decrees of Mayor of Moscow from March 10, 2020 No. 17-YM, from March 14, 2020 No. 20-YM, from March 16, 2020 No. 21-YM, from March 19, 2020 No. 25-YM, from March 23, 2020 No. 26-YM, from March 25, 2020 No. 28-YM, from March 26, 2020 No. 31-YM, from March 27, 2020 No. 33-YM, from March 29, 2020 No. 34-YM, from 02.04.2020 No. 36-YM, from 04.04.2020 No. 39-YM, from 10.04.2020 No. 42-YM, from 18.04.2020 No. 44-YM of 18.04.2020 and all subsequent editions AND changes), in connection with the order of the government of the Russian Federation of March 16, 2020. No. 635 - p on temporary prohibition of entry of foreign citizens to the territory of the Russian Federation established that the spread of a new coronavirus infection (2019-nCoV / COVID-19) is in the current circumstances an unavoidable force majeure affecting the activities of our company, as well as many companies of our partners and suppliers around the world.

The following circumstances apply in the Russian Federation:
1. Decree of the President of the Russian Federation on introduction No. 206 of March 25, 2020 on declaring non-working days in the Russian Federation from March 30 to April 3, 2020 in order to ensure the sanitary and epidemiological welfare of the population. 2. Decree of the President of the Russian Federation decree Of the President of the Russian Federation dated 02.04.2020 No. 239 "on measures to ensure the sanitary and epidemiological well-being of the population in the territory of the Russian Federation in connection with the spread of a new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)", on extending non-working days from April 3 to April 30, 2020. 3. Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of 04.28.2020 No. 294 "On the extension of measures to ensure the sanitary and epidemiological well-being of the population in the Russian Federation in connection with the spread of a new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)." On the extension of non-working days from April 30 to May 11, 2020. In accordance with the above circumstances, paragraph 1, 2 and paragraph 3, PLAZARIUM transferred some of its employees to remote operation. At the same time, the majority of personnel involved in the production process continues to perform all the necessary functions for the production of waste plasma gasification plants and industrial plasma systems.
4. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 12-YM of 05.03.2020 "on the introduction of a high-alert mode" 4.1. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 17-YM of 10.03.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM"» 4.2. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 20-YM of 14.03.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.3. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 21-YM of 16.03.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.4. The decree of the Moscow Mayor No. 25-YM from 19.03.2020 "On amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.5. The decree of the Moscow Mayor No. 26-YM from 23.03.2020 "On amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.6. The Moscow Mayor's Executive order No. 28-YM from 25.03.2020 "On amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.7. The decree of the Moscow Mayor No. 31-YM of 26.03.2020 "On amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.8. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 33-YM of 27.03.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.9. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 34-YM of 29.03.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.10. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 36-YM of 02.04.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.11. Letter of the Moscow city Hall No. 21-41-116 / 20 dated 03.04.2020 " Explanation of the right to continue working for industrial organizations» 4.12. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 39-YM of 04.04.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.13. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 42-YM of 10.04.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" 4.14. Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 44-YM of 18.04.2020 "on amendments to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM"4.15. No. 47-YM dated 04/21/2020 "On amendments to the decrees of the Mayor of Moscow dated March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM and dated April 11, 2020 No. 43-YM"4.16. 51-YM dated 04/28/2020 "On Amendments to the Decree of the Mayor of Moscow dated March 5, 2020 No. 12-YM" Note: you can find more detailed and updated information on documents on the website of the Moscow administration and the Official Internet portal of legal information.

According to clause 5.1 on mandatory self-isolation of citizens over the age of 65 due to the spread of coronavirus infection 2019-nCoV / COVID-19 from the Decree of the Mayor of Moscow No. 26-YM, PLAZARIUM transferred employees over the age of 65 to remote work mode (order No. 1 of 23.03.2020). At the same time, the majority of personnel involved in the production process, including staff from the management team, continues to perform all the necessary functions for the manufacture and assembly of waste plasma gasification plants and plasma systems.

According to the decree of the Federal service for supervision of consumer rights protection and human welfare, the chief state doctor of the Russian Federation and Decree of the Mayor of Moscow no. 26-YM p. 4.1, 4.2, 4.3 due to the ban on visiting work for a number of our employees and their relatives who came from the European Union (Federal Republic of Germany, Swiss Confederation), we are forced to temporarily stop some production chains.
5. Order of the Government of the Russian Federation of March 16, 2020 No 635-p on temporary prohibition of entry of foreign citizens to the territory of the Russian Federation from March 18. Due to the order of the Government of the Russian Federation of March 16, 2020 No 635-p on temporary prohibition of entry of foreign citizens to the territory of the Russian Federation from March 18, PLAZARIUM can not perform factory tests and acceptance tests of products under a number of current contracts according to the terms of this contracts requiring the presence of a foreign customer on the territory of production located at the address: Russian Federation, Moscow, Volgogradsky Prospekt, 42, bldg.5 (Technopolis Moscow). This circumstance hinders the fulfillment of obligations under current contracts with deadlines for reporting and delivery of products in May-July 2020. At the same time, PLAZARIUM is one of the organizations whose activities cannot be suspended taking into account technological features and for which no decision has been made to suspend visits to the territory and buildings where the organization operates (paragraph 4.1 of the decree of the Mayor of Moscow of April 10, 2020 No. 42-YM and explanations of the Moscow city Hall No. 21-41-116/20 of 03.04.2020).

All the above circumstances lead to a temporary ban on foreign customers visiting our factory to view, to demonstrate products and production facilities.

Taking into account that PLAZARIUM manufactures medical equipment (industrial plasma systems and units for plasma-thermal destruction of hazardous medical waste and biological waste, as well as the development and manufacture of plasma disinfectants), the company continues its production plan for 2020 and 2021 with the following changes:

For existing contracts with a delivery period of May-July 2020:
We inform you that during this period of time, the priority goes to the production of plasma units for medical waste, so the delivery dates of contracts in may-July 2020 are shifted to August-September 2020.

For existing contracts with a delivery period after August 2020:
We inform you that all plasma units and plasma systems for all customers will be completed on time and in accordance with the terms specified in the existing contracts. The Russian plant of the PLAZARIUM company located in Moscow at the address Moscow, Volgogradsky Prospekt. 42, bldg.5 (Technopolis Moscow) operates in a limited mode, sufficient for the implementation of current activities and strategic contracts.

For new and planned contracts with delivery dates after August 2020:
We inform you that all plasma units and plasma systems for all customers will be completed on time and in accordance with the terms specified in the existing contracts. The Russian plant of the PLAZARIUM company located in Moscow at the address Moscow, Volgogradsky Prospekt. 42, bldg.5 (Technopolis Moscow) operates in a mode sufficient for carrying out current activities and fulfilling all new contracts.

ATTENTION!
In Russia, there is no emergency regime (emergency situation *) at the regional or Federal level, so any force majeure circumstances and restrictions are only a partial measure and may affect only a part of the ongoing projects.

* Note: an Emergency is a situation in a certain area, which resulted from accident, hazardous natural phenomena, catastrophe, natural or other disaster which can entail or entailed human victims, the damage to human health or the environment, considerable material losses and violation of conditions of activity of people.
Notes:
  1. More information on coronavirus infection can be found on the website of the world health organization and its regional office in Europe.
  2. Image author: CDC / Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM-this medium comes from the Centers for disease control and prevention's (Phil) public health image library with identification number #23312.