October 23, 2015, Rybinsk. - NPO Saturn has celebrated its Company’s Day - 99 years since its foundation. Following the longstanding tradition, the gala nights were held at the Rybinsk cultural convention center Aviator where the company’s best employees were presented with awards.
Sergey Yastrebov, the governor of the Yaroslavl Region congratulated the company’s employees and veterans: “99 years is a beautiful number, but 100 is even greater. NPO Saturn is approaching its anniversary in good industrial shape. Today, NPO Saturn is one of the largest machine-building companies in Russia. The NPO Saturn developments are in demand with the aviation, ship-building and the country’s power grids. These engines have withstood the test of the market economy and they comply with any applicable international standard. Besides, NPO Saturn is one of Russia’s key players in the country’s import substitution program. Saturn is steadily increasing its scientific and human potential, continues its modernization and conquers new technologies. This is the guarantee that any new tasks, given to the Rybinsk team, will be successfully solved!”
The Company’s Day 2015 and the previously held Rybinsk Homecoming 2015 gave start to the preparation for the 100th anniversary of NPO Saturn celebrated next year, in 2016, and expected to be a real holiday for all the inhabitants of the Yaroslavl Region.
The NPO Saturn Research and Production Association (OJSC) is an engine-manufacturing company specialized in the design and development, production, and after-market support of gas turbine engines for military and commercial aviation, naval ships, and power-generating plants and gas-pumping units. The association is part of the Union of Russian Mechanical Engineers, an All-Russian public organization.
NPO Saturn is part of United Engine Corporation (JSC) and acts as the leader of the Commercial Engines Division, a business unit of UEC founded on 09.10.2012 as a result of integration of the following companies: NPO Saturn (OJSC), Aviadvigatel (OJSC), PMZ (OJSC), Metallist-PM (CJSC), Energetik-PM (OJSC), Motoservis-PM (CJSC), and Zheleznodorozhnik-PM (CJSC).
United Engine Corporation (JSC) (a Rostec State Corporation company) is an integrated organization specialized in the design and development, serial production, and after-market support of the engines for military and commercial aviation, space programs, the Navy, as well as for the oil and gas industry, and power generation. One of UEC’s prioritized fields of activity is the implementation of comprehensive programs of development of the companies in the industry by introducing new technologies meeting the world-class standards. In 2014 revenues of the corporation amounted to RUB 199.9 billion.
The Rostec State Corporation is a Russian corporation established in 2007 in order to facilitate the development, manufacturing, and export of high-technology industrial products of military and commercial application. Today, it comprises over 700 companies, which form 9 defense-industrial and 5 civil industry holdings, as well as 22 direct control companies. The Rostec portfolio includes such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, etc. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of Russia and deliver their products to over 70 countries worldwide. In 2013 revenues of the corporation amounted to RUB 1.04 trillion. Total taxation exceeded RUB 138 billion.
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