UEC at the OIL and GAS 2013 exhibition

June 25-28 2013 the United Engine Corporation presented its products at the large international exhibition of the oil and gas industry, OIL and GAS 2013.

About 1,000 companies from 40 countries took part in OIL and GAS 2013. The exhibition offers a unique opportunity for leaders in the domestic and global oil and gas industry to present their new developments and technologies to a wide audience of specialists, to establish direct business contacts, and to solve business development issues.

As part of the general exhibition, the company presented the GPA-16 Arlan, RGPEU-2.0 and GPA-Ts-25 engines made by Saturn Gas Turbines. Visitors also got to see Neva-25NK gas transportation unit (1:50 scale model) and an NK-36 gas turbine engine (1:7 scale model) made by Kuznetsov.

Thelatest development in UECs general exhibition was the E70/8RD gas turbine engine developed and made by NPO Saturn. The full-size model of the E70/8RD engine was on display in a special darkened space within the exhibition stand, using modern interactive technology, in particular 3D video-mapping multimedia technology.

The unique GTD E70/8RD civil dual-fuel engine for marine use with automatic switching from liquid (diesel) fuel to gas without loss of capacity is intended for power stations at oil and gas installations connected with the coastline and shelf zones, with possible application on drilling platforms, freight terminals, LPG factories and floating power stations. In addition, the universal GTD E70/8RD can be used as the main power units on ships (LNG vessels, high-speed passenger and freight ferries, ice-breakers, and others).

Managing Company JSC United Engine Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of OBORONPROM. More than 85 % of the leading companies specializing in development, mass production, and aftersales servicing of gas turbine technology are integrated into UEC, as well as key companies in other selected fields. One of UECs priority directions is implementing comprehensive programs for developing companies by implementing new technologies that meet international standards

OBORONPROM is a multi-faceted machine-building group of companies established in 2002. It is part of the Russian Technologies group of companies. Its primary activities include helicopter building (Russian Helicopters), engine-building (UEC), and other assets.

Rostech is a Russian corporation founded in 2007 to facilitate development, production, and export of high-tech industrial products for civil and military applications. Altogether, Russian Technologies encompasses 663 organizations. The corporation includes 17 holdings, 12 of which are in the military-industrial complex, and five of which are in civilian industry. The corporation works in 60 constituent entities of the Russian Federation and supplies products to more than 70 countries around the world. It employs over 900,000 people, or about 2 % of Russian labour force. Its 2011 net profit was 45.6 billion rubles, and it paid a total of 100 billion rubles in taxes at all levels.