Site news 29.03.2019
March 29, 2019, Rybinsk. – On March 28, 2019 PJSC “UEC-Saturn”(a Rostec State Corporation company) has officially delivered a full-scale mock-up of by-pass turbojet engine AL-55 designed for the new generation of training aircraft to school #12 n.a. P.F.Derunov. This interactive object has become a part of exposition of the school museum which has a status of Regional museum-carrier-guidance center. The event was linked with a celebration of 103 years from the day of birth of Pavel Derunov (1916-2001) — Director of Rybinsk engine-building enterprise in 1960-1972, 1974-1986, Hero of Socialist Labour, laureate of the USSR State Prize in science and engineering, Honorary freeman of the city of Rybinsk.
AL-55 mock-up has been installed on the podium near the booth narrating about the configuration of turbojet engine and covered by a glass cube. When the engine mock-up is started, one can see well the difference between high and low pressure loops. The engine operation is accompanied with sound and lighting effects – the mock-up simulates different cycles of AL-55 operation. It has a function of sound intensity regulation, individual start of components – combustion chamber, low pressure loop, etc.
Honorary right to “start” AL-55 engine was granted to Viktor Polyakov, Deputy General Director – Managing Director of PJSC “UEC-Saturn”, Honorary freeman of the city of Rybinsk and to Ivan Derunov, great-grandson of Pavel Derunov, a student of school #12. Viktor Polyakov
, Deputy General Director – Managing Director of PJSC “UEC-Saturn”: “Today’s event is a tribute to the memory of Pavel Derunov, a man of great mark, and a next contribution into development of the center. We want people who are born and educated in Rybinsk to realize their potential here. “Saturn” is ready to give any kind of employment, from highly skilled workers to scientists – because our company integrates hi-tech manufacturing and powerful scientific-engineering school. About ten Doctors of Science, more than 80 Candidates of Science are working at “Saturn”, more than 40 people are taking a post-graduate course and doing doctoral studies. We exert a lot of force to development of the carrier-guidance center, so as to have the younger generation from primary grades to be oriented on highly intellectual professions of aircraft engines creators”.
Regional museum-carrier-guidance center on the basis of school #12 describes the development of engineering ideas and activities of the great compatriot – P.Derunov, about historical trajectory and current activities of the school and city-forming enterprise. Opening of the center gave opportunity to students of all educational establishments of the city and region to become acquainted with PJSC “UEC-Saturn’s” products and with principles of gas turbine engine operation. Arrival of the new showpiece in the school exhibition became an undeniable contribution into advancement of prestige of engineering efforts and in upbringing of the younger generation in keeping with the best traditions of engine builders.Denis Dobryakov
, Head of Rybinsk city district: “I wish to thank our enterprise for its attention to boys and girls – to our future. Because without creating anything now there will be nothing after. Today one of such constructive steps is done. It is a good start of teaching and upbringing of a young Rybinsk resident – to show him the city he lives, the enterprise he can work and the person he can become”.PJSC "UEC-Saturn" is an engine-manufacturing company specialized in the design and development, production and after-market support of gas turbine engines for commercial aviation, power generation and gas compression as well as for ships and vessels. UEC-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 PJSC “UEC-Saturn”.United Engine Corporation (JSC) (a Rostec State Corporation company) is an integrated organization specialized in the 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. 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 commercial and military application. The corporation comprises 700 companies, which nowadays form 11 defense-industrial and 4 civil industry holdings as well as 80 direct control companies. The Rostec portfolio spans such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, Uralvagonzavod and others. Rostec’s subsidiaries are located in 60 regions of the RF and deliver their products to over 100 countries worldwide. Rostec's consolidated revenue reached 1 trillion 589 billion rubles in 2017, the consolidated net profit — 121 bln rubles and EBITDA — 305 bln rubles. The average salary of the Corporation in 2017 amounted to 46 800 rubles. Following Rostec's new strategy, the major objective of the Corporation is to ensure the technological advantage of Russia on highly competitive world markets. The introduction of a new technological structure and the digitalization of the Russian economy are among Rostec’s key tasks.
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