UKRAINIAN DEFENSE INDUSTRY IS SUCCESSFUL

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has reported on success and achievements of Ukrainian defense industry. «Ukrainian defense industry has designed modern antitank missile systems, various mortars, improved conventional munition projectiles and other weaponry,» he said at the presentation of new and upgraded samples of weaponry and military equipment of the missile and artillery military unit in…

UKRAINE: MODERN UKRAINIAN ARTILLERY WILL ENHANCE SECURITY AND PROTECTION OF SOLDIERS ON THE FRONT LINE – PETRO POROSHENKO

Antitank missile systems “Corsar” and “Stugna” – produced by UKROBORONPROM SE “Kyiv design bureau “Luch” –will strengthen security and protect soldiers on the front line. This was stated by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during the display and demonstrative shots of missiles and artillery at the proving ground of the military unit (Divychky village).…

RUSSIAN CAR MAKERS TO RECEIVE OVER $350 MLN TO LOWER PRODUCTION COSTS — PM

The funds are to enable manufacturers to reduce accumulated losses and operating costs A total of 23 bln rubles ($354.5 mln) worth of budget funds will be allocated for car makers in a move to reduce production costs, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday. «The car production costs will be partially compensated for,» he…

RUSSIA: POWER MACHINES WILL MANUFACTURE AND SUPPLY GENERATION EQUIPMENT FOR THE OVERHAUL OF CUBA’S MAXIMO GOMEZ TPP.

The contract for design, manufacture and supply of a turbine, a generator and a condenser for Power Unit No. 6 with the capacity of 100 MW to the Cuban TPP has been signed by Power Machines with SES Tlmace (Slovakia), the TPP’s general contractor for the overhaul. Under the contract, experts of the Russian energy…

RUSSIAN SHIPYARD FLOATS OUT THIRD GEPARD-3.9-CLASS FRIGATE FOR VIETNAM

The Zelenodolsk Shipyard delivered the first two Gepard-3.9-class frigates to the Vietnamese Navy in 2011 The third Project 11661 Gepard-3.9-class frigate designed for the Vietnamese Navy has been solemnly put afloat at the Zelenodolsk Shipyard in Tatarstan in the Volga area, a TASS correspondent reports from the scene. «We have fulfilled the obligations to the…

RUSSIA: KALASHNIKOV HAS CONTRACT FOR EXPORT OF GUIDED MISSILES VIKHR-1 — CEO

The CEO avoided disclosing the country that ordered the missiles The Kalashnikov weapons manufacturing concern has a contract for the export of guided missiles Vikhr-1, its CEO, Alexey Krivoruchko, has told the media. «We already have two new contracts for the supply of Vikhr-1 missiles — one with the Defense Ministry and the other with…

OJSC POWER MACHINES IS MANUFACTURING THE POWER EQUIPMENT FOR THE FIRST NPP UNDER CONSTRUCTION IN BELARUS

The deaerator manufactured by TKZ Krasny Kotelshchik (is a part of Power Machines), which shall be installed at the NPP Unit 1, is shipped to the Consumer. The low pressure heaters are shipped to the NPP in parallel with the deaerator. The Unit 1 condenser group is mounted at the NPP site under the guidance…

U.S. HOPES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF JOINT DEFENSE PRODUCTION WITH UKRAINE

The United States hopes to continue cooperation with Ukraine, as well as joint production in the defense sector. As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt at a meeting with Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv and Trade Representative of Ukraine Natalia Mykolska, the Ministry informed in…

UKRAINE: POROSHENKO PROMISES SUPPORT TO AIRCRAFT BUILDERS ENTERING NEW MARKETS

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that he would provide support for Ukrainian aircraft manufacturers to enter new markets. The press service of the head of state reported that Poroshenko visited the Ivchenko Progress Machine-Building Design Bureau of Zaporizhia during his working trip to the region and took part in the test launch of a…

UKRAINE: PJSC «TURBOATOM» FINISHED MANUFACTURE OF EQUIPMENT FOR KAKHOVKA HPP (STATION NO 2). IN APRIL 2016 COMPANY STARTED SHIPMENT PARTS OF DISTRIBUTOR

Remaining components of turbine modernization will be shipped according to schedule. Works on equipment manufacture lasted for 7 months. In accordance with contract concluded in 2014 PJSC «Turboatom» modernized Kaplan type turbines for hydraulic unit (station No 2) Kakhovka HPP. Specialists of enterprise made new wicket gates, wicket gate bearings, shaft, oil head, also runner,…

UKRAINE: MOTOR SICH POSTS 70.6% FALL IN CONSOLIDATED NET PROFIT IN Q1, 2016

PJSC Motor Sich (Zaporizhia) in January-March 2016 saw consolidated net profit under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) fall by 70.6%, compared to the same period in 2015, to UAH 304.666 million, the company reported in the information disclosure system of the National Commission on Securities and the Stock Market. The net income of Motor Sich…

RUSSIA: RM-TEREX INTRODUCED THE LATEST CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

RM-Terex introduced its latest construction equipment – TL150 wheel loader and prototypes of 27 t and 30 t TX crawler excavators. The new models will go into production in 2016. RM-Terex showcased the new TL150 wheel loader and prototypes of 27 t and 30 t TX crawler excavators at the conference which brought together the…

RUSSIA: JSC URALHIMMASH WON A BID TO SUPPLY EQUIPMENT FOR OJSC FOSAGRO

In accordance with conditions of the won bid, the plant shall manufacture and supply two surface condensers ПК-432 of two modifications. One condenser is meant for Balakovo branch office of JSC Apatit (city of Balakovo), the other — for JSC FosAgro-Cherepovets (city of Cherepovets). The weight of an apparatus is 12.9 ton, height is 8.8…

RUSSIA: POWER MACHINES MANUFACTURED AND COMPLETED THE SHIPMENT OF THE HYDROGENERATOR FOR THE THIRD HYDROPOWER UNIT UNDER CONSTRUCTION OF UST-SREDNEKANSKAYA HPP.

After manufacturing and testing the generator was disassembled for further transportation by rail. The equipment was located in more than 50 rail cars. The railroad train is going to proceed to the seaport of Vladivostok. Further, the equipment is to be transported by boat to Magadan, from where the automotive transport will deliver it to…