Site news 30.01.2020
January 30, 2020, Rybinsk. – Five projects of PJSC UEC-Saturn (a part of United Engines Corporation of Rostec State Corporation Company) on the development of production system are declared among the best following the results of JSC UEC corporate competition.
The annual corporate competition of projects on the development of JSC UEC’s production system is conducted with participation of all JSC UEC’s affiliated companies with the aim of increasing the employees’ level of involvement and their motivating for production processes improvement by lean production tools and methods implementation.
In 2019, 10 applications were submitted from UEC-Saturn for participation at the competition, and five of the projects came through to the final. In the nomination “The best Production Project” the second place was won by the Project “М70FRU-2 engine assembly time reduction” (Head of Project is Yu.Vasilyev). In the nomination The best Quality Project” the first place was taken by the Project “Shop 34 Technical Inspection Department works organization” (Head of Project is E.Myasoedov); the 2nd place – Project “Yield increase in production of blades 40-01-4303” (Head of Project is A.Opakhin); the 3rd place was taken together with PJSC UEC-UMPO by Project “Establishment of the production departments technical inspection bureau engineering personnel competences system” (Head of Project is V.Grechin). In the nomination “The best Office Project” the second place was taken by Project “Increase of production products engineering support efficiency” (Head of Project is I. Cheptsov).
In the words of Ilya Kleymenov, Head of PJSC-UEC Saturn’s Production System Development Department, “Project activities at PJSC UEC-Saturn are one of the main drivers of the company’s development. By means of big and small projects the specialists participating in the projects step by step and constantly improve working processes of the company’s departments. Participation in the competition gives an opportunity to UEC’s enterprises to share experience on the application of lean production methods and tools. And victories in such competitions inspire the participants to new projects.” 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. PJSC 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, PJSC UEC-Saturn's Managing Director.
United Engine Corporation (JSC) (a Rostec State Corporation company) is an integrated organization specialized in the design and 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. Rostec State Corporation is one of the biggest industrial companies in Russia. It includes over 800 scientific and production enterprises in 60 regions of the country. The key areas of activity are aircraft industry, radio electronics, medical technologies, innovative materials etc. The Rostec portfolio spans such renowned brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, UEC, Uralvagonzavod, Shvabe and others. Rostec is fully engaged in the implementation of 12 national projects. The company is a key supplier of Smart City technologies, it deals with the digitalization of state management, industry, social sectors, devises development plans for 5G wireless communication technologies, industrial Internet of Things, big data and block-chain systems. Rostec is a partner of the world's leading manufacturers such as Boeing, Airbus, Daimler, Pirelli, Renault etc. The corporation's products are delivered to more than 100 countries. Almost a third of the company's receipts comes from the export of high-tech products.
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