OOO “Kama” Scientific and Technical Center was established in 2007 on the basis of the central laboratory and the design department of JSC "Nizhnekamskshina". The main activity area is development and introduction of new tire models for trucks, passenger vehicles and agricultural equipment. The experts of the "Kama" STC developed and homologated tires for the assembly of Fiat Ducato, Volkswagen Polo Sedan, Skoda cars, as well as for many other companies cars. Works are underway on the tires homologation for car assembly at foreign auto assembly factories located in the Russian Federation, such as Renault, Tiguan, etc. The work is also carried out to improve truck tires. The start of a new TATNEFT’s SSC tires production project in 2009 - 2010 initiated establishment of a testing center OOO "Kama" Scientific - Technical Center, which combined physical/mechanical, chemical and testing laboratories. The old laboratory and bench equipment was updated with new one. JSC TATNEFT allocated 400 million rubles for this purpose. 13 solid steel cord design tire models were put into production together with the German Company at the site of one of the most modern factories for production of truck tires, while the total amount of tire models put into production at OOO NZSH CMK amounted to 16. The team of OOO “KAMA" STC developed 25 new tire models in 2011.
In 2012 the experts of the "KAMA" Scientific and Technical Center developed 49 new standard sizes of tires with 14 of them put in serial production. Three SSC tire sizes 11R22.5 of model KAMA NF701, 275/70 R22.5 of model KAMA NR201, 275/70 R22.5 of model KAMA NF201 were recognized the winners of the contest "Best Goods and Services of the Republic of Tatarstan - 2012". A pneumatic tire 11R22.5 NF701 for trucks was awarded a diploma of the All-Russian contest "100 best goods of Russia - 2012".