The key members of Gas-Turbine Building and Power-Plant Engineering cluster are UEC-Saturn and UEC – Gas Turbines JSC. Historically these companies head the chain of technologically connected companies engaged in the manufacture of gas-turbine engines and power-plant equipment: Saturn-Tool Plant JSC; VolgAero JSC; Repair, Modernization, Servicing JSC; New Instrumental Solutions JSC as well as small-size innovation companies established on the basis of Rybinsk State Aviation Technical University (RGATU) named after P.A. Solovyev.
The cluster comprises a number of scientific and educational institutions of Russia: Moscow Aviation Institute, Perm State Technical University, VIAM, CIAM and many others. RGATU, the head higher educational institution of the cluster, plays the role of knowledge promoter in scientific-and-educational work.
The territorial innovation cluster is an open formation. Any company located in Yaroslavl Region and seeking participation in the program of cluster development can join the cluster.
Open industrial innovation park
The Open Industrial Innovation Park is one of the main projects of Gas-Turbine Building and Power-Plant Engineering cluster. The key purposes of the industrial park establishment are:
• Provision of infrastructure and services for activity of small- and medium-size enterprises executing orders of the cluster companies and companies located beyond the cluster territory
• Increase of outsourcing of high technology services and products for the machine building industry companies from the small- and medium-size enterprises