Walter Tosto Empowers Local Workforce: Uzbek Welders Join Training Program in Romanian Workshop

In a significant stride towards enhancing local content and in-country value, Walter Tosto, a leading engineering and construction company, has initiated a comprehensive training program for welders from Uzbekistan. The program, a pivotal component of an agreement related to a major project under construction for Uzbek Petrochem, sees Uzbek welders joining Walter Tosto’s WTB Romanian workshop in Bucharest.


The agreement underscores Walter Tosto’s commitment to fostering sustainable development and capacity building in regions where it operates. By facilitating the participation of Uzbek welders in the training program, the company aims to not only meet the project’s workforce requirements but also to empower local talent and promote knowledge transfer.


The training program, tailored to meet international standards and best practices in welding, encompasses a diverse range of theoretical modules and practical sessions. Under the guidance of seasoned welding professionals at Walter Tosto’s state-of-the-art Romanian workshop, participants will receive hands-on training in advanced welding techniques, safety protocols, and quality assurance measures.


Mr. Luca Tosto, CEO of Walter Tosto, expressed his enthusiasm for the initiative, stating, “We are delighted to welcome our Uzbek counterparts to our Romanian workshop. This training program exemplifies our unwavering commitment to fostering local talent and driving socio-economic development in the regions where we operate. By equipping Uzbek welders with the skills and expertise necessary to excel in their field, we not only enhance the workforce for the Uzbek Petrochem project but also contribute to the long-term prosperity of the local community.”


The collaboration between Walter Tosto and Uzbek Petrochem exemplifies the synergy between international expertise and local talent, emphasizing the importance of strategic partnerships in driving sustainable growth and innovation in the petrochemical industry.