Site news 29.12.2016
December 29, 2016, Rybinsk. – Today Dmitry Mironov, Temporarily Acting Governor of the Yaroslavl Region, has handed out state awards to employees of NPO Saturn (a Rostec United Engine Corporation company). The ceremony took place at NPO Saturn PJSC during the extended daily meeting presided by Viktor Polyakov, Deputy General Director - Managing Director of NPO Saturn. The event was attended by Sergey Kulikov, Industrial Director of Rostec State Corporation, Sergey Sakhnenko, Project Leader of Rostec State Corporation, Dmitry Stepanenko, Chairman of the Government of the Yaroslavl Region, Maxim Avdeev, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Yaroslavl Region, Denis Dobryakov, Head of the Urban District Rybinsk, top managers of NPO Saturn.
While greeting the attendees of this outstanding event, Dmitry Mironov pointed out: "The Yaroslavl Region ranks among the most important industrial centres of the country. There are about four thousand enterprises in the territory of the region. Undoubtedly, the locomotive of industry is NPO Saturn which celebrated its 100th anniversary last October. Today NPO Saturn is one of the leaders of the domestic industry, the pride of not only the Yaroslavl Region, but of all Russia. I am very pleased to present the company's employees with state awards at the end of this jubilee year. It is certainly thanks to many generations of Rybinsk engine builders, they have always been faithful to their business, have carefully fulfilled the tasks allotted by the government, have not only been keeping up with the times, but have often been ahead of it. Currently the company's employees continue the glorious traditions established by predecessors and veterans. And I am sure that NPO Saturn will have a lot of new achievements. Even in this complex economic situation currently available in the country the enterprise's management goes on modernizing the production, succeeds in solving issues of staff training and is implementing social projects. We appreciate your work and are ready to give NPO Saturn the required support. As we approach the holidays, I would like to congratulate you on the coming New Year and wish a successful development to your company. Let you go to work with joy and return home happily, looking ahead with confidence. On my own behalf and on behalf of the government of the Region, I wish everybody well-doing, success, and prosperity to you and your families. New projects, new achievements, new records! Go only ahead and only together!"
In 2016 state awards have been given to twelve representatives of NPO Saturn. According to Edict of the President of the Russian Federation No.555 dated October 19, 2016, for a major contribution to the development and manufacture of special-purpose products, strengthening the defence capability of the country, and long conscientious work
the following employees were awarded a second-class medal of the Order of Merit for the Motherland:
1 Nikolay L. Kalinin, Leading Specialist, Industrialization Department;
2 Gennady I. Lymarev, Technical Manager, Prospective Welding and Repair Methods, Chief Metallurgist Department;
3 Viktor A. Polyakov, Deputy General Director - Managing Director;
4 Vladimir A. Rumyantsev, Head of Technical Inspection Department – Chief Inspector, Quality;
5 Valery V. Smirnov, Engine and Equipment Fitter, 6th category, shop No.40;
6 Andrey V. Firsov, Expert, General Vibrations, Strength Design Department.
The following employees were granted the title "Honoured Mechanic Engineer of the Russian Federation":
7 Igor P. Bondarchuk, Manual Electric Welder, 6th category, building No.5;
8 Vladimir P. Gussev, Turner, 6th category, building No.93;
9 Igor A. Egorov, Computer-Controlled Machine Operator, 5th category, building No.12;
10 Valery V. Revunov, Fitter, 5th category, shop No.45;
11 Viktor P. Roslyakov, Engine and Equipment Fitter, 6th category, building No.22.
The following employees were awarded the title "Honoured Designer of the Russian Federation":
12 Viktor M. Rinarov, Compressor Expert, Compressor Design Department.
All in all, 745 employees of the company have been honoured with awards of different levels, including national ones, in 2016 which is an anniversary year for NPO Saturn.
Research and production association Saturn [NPO Saturn] (PJSC) 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, power generation and gas compression as well as for ships and vessels. NPO Saturn is part of United Engine Corporation (JSC) and is the leader of the Commercial Engines division, a business unit of UEC.
NPO Saturn is a member of Russia’s Mechanical Engineers Union, an All-Russian industrial association of employers. The Yaroslavl regional division of the All-Russian public organization ‘Russia’s Mechanical Engineers Union’ is headed by Viktor A. Polyakov, Managing Director of NPO Saturn.
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 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 industry’s companies by introducing new technologies meeting the world-class standards. In 2014 revenues of the corporation amounted to RUB 199.9 billion.
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. The corporation comprises 663 companies, which form 9 defense-industrial and 6 civil industry holdings as well as 32 direct control companies. The Rostec portfolio spans such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA and others. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of Russia and deliver their products to over 70 countries worldwide.
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