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Management of the Engines for Civil Aviation division examines work on intra-division cooperation and outsourcing

August 14, 2013, Rybinsk  Issues of intra-division cooperation and outsourcing were examined at the August meeting of the management of the Engines for Civil Aviation division (ECAD) of UEC. The meeting took place in Moscow under chairmanship of Ilya Fedorov, Managing Director of NPO Saturn and head of ECAD. The meeting was attended by Sergei Popov, Managing Director of PMZ and Deputy Head of ECAD, Alexander Inozemtsev, Managing Director of Aviadvigatel, and other members of division management.

Management of the Engines for Civil Aviation division

The ECAD management specified the goals for working on intra-division cooperation and outsourcing in particular the unification of technological processes and with this goal, eliminating duplication of equipment at companies which are part of the ECAD. They invited Kristel Gai, Deputy Director of production for NPO Saturn, a Snecma employee on secondment to NPO Saturn, to present a report to the ECAD management meeting. Under existing contracts to provide services they made the decision to organize a visit by workers from PMZ to NPO Saturn production facilities and to Snecma to study the organization of production business processes.

The management meeting also looked at matters of meeting the ECAD budget for the first half of 2013 and at the ECAD budget for 2014-2015, and a number of other issues.

NPO Saturn is an engine-building company specializing in development, production, and aftersales servicing of gas turbine engines for military and civil aviation, electrical generating and gas transport facilities, and military and civil marine vessels. Saturn is a part of the United Engine Corporation.

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  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.