Valentin Zayonchkovsky had been the chief designer in the field of locomotive engine building in our plant for thirty years – from 1977 to 2007. And he was a Doctor of Science, State Prize in Science and Technology laureate – for decades he had been a Professor of locomotive chair of NTU «KhPI», highly respected expert among students and researchers. In memory of him a memorial plaque was inaugurated the day before. The representatives of «Malyshev Plant» were present at the event chief engineer of the company O. Sheiko, deputy chief engineer of preproduction S. Yatsiv, chief designer of the Department of medium engines I. Shapovalov and other current and former employees of the plant. Who in their speech recalled this great professional and decent person, whose memory is deeply revered at the plant with good and warm words.
Visiting of our sponsored orphanage «Family» in the light St. Nicholas Day has become a tradition for «Malyshev Team». The children are inviting us to visit them - and we go with the exhilarating joy, with gifts and love.
As usually there was concert program prepared for our arrival. And as always it was made sincerely, from the heart. And a wonderful pearly – white Christmas tree and traditionally stylish, tasteful, and New Year's festively decorated hall rejoiced the audience. But most of all – the children themselves.
The personal reception of citizens by Kharkiv mayor G. Kernes has been organized at our plant today.
The event was attended by heads of all structural divisions – executive bodies of Kharkiv City Council: Deputy Mayor, Directors of the Executive Committee, heads of district administrations. And managers of public enterprises were among them. All those who were authorized to coordinate the work to address the urgent issues of Kharkiv citizens, in this case – the staff of SE «Malyshev Plant».
According to the approved schedules the plant performs shipment of finished products under existing contracts regularly and consistently.
Thus, two regular consignments of considerable quantity of engine-transmission compartments (ETC) are ready for shipment to date. Inspection of foreign customer, longtime strategic partner in the Asian market is constantly alternating at our plant and watching the whole cycle of the product. The quality of work, full readiness of ETC for shipment was confirmed and recorded by the acceptance report.
Today in the Republic of Pakistan a series of agreements has been approved and a Memorandum on cooperation in the maintenance and modernization of the tank fleet of the country – the continuation of existing and the resulting conclusion of new contracts in this regard.
The document was signed by the Ukrainian side by the Director General of the company «Ukrspecexport» Pavlo Bukin and the Pakistan side by the Chairman of heavy industry enterprise HIT TAXILA General Lieutenant Vadzhyt Saeed Hussein.
On the exhibition International Defence Exhibition and Seminar, taking place on the 22-25th of November in Karachi in the Republic of Pakistan, the exposition of SC «UKROBORONPROM» is particularly popular, and also the layout of the main product of our company BM «Oplot». The representatives of the plant, who introduce our products are very optimistic - such active interest of the exhibitors provides concluding of potential contracts either for the output of the machines or the equipment of international armies with the individual components, ETC, 6TD and 3TD engines of their latest modifications.
As part of the visiting session of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the budget issues, held in Kharkiv today on the19th of November, – the Committee members visited the plant in order to get acquainted with successful results of its operations personally.
The honorary delegation composed of representatives of the legislative body of the Council (led by its chairman A. Pavelko) and Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine – S. Marchenko, Deputy Minister of Health – P. Kovtonyuk, Deputy Minister of Education and Science – R. Greba, Deputy Minister of Social policy – A. Krentovska, Deputy Minister of infrastructure – D. Romensky and other senior officials personally convinced of the capacity and the prospects of the plant, and therefore the tank production of our country.
Another shipment of tanks “Oplot”has arrived to the Kingdom of Thailand in the contract to supply to the Armed Forces of the country 49 combat vehicles of the brand. This contract was signed in 2011, but came into its most intense phase of implementation in the years 2015-2016, with the advent of plant management of this guide.
On the eve of the final date of Ukraine's liberation from Nazi occupation (that happened on the 28th of October, 1944) the Museum of History of the enterprise were visited by honorary guests, the representatives of the Kharkiv regional and city organization of veterans of Ukraine, the Committee of Labor Veterans and children of war led by the committee chairman Volodymyr Grynevych.
Interesting and traditional event - the educational project «Night of Science» - held fourth time on the 24th of September in Kharkiv in the frame work of the «Week of Germany in Ukraine». This year brought together a record number of universities – 18 ones, which proudly and friendly introduced everyone with their outstanding scientists, teachers in the informal environment. And also with their «colleagues» – enterprises, those who involved in new technologies based on the latest scientific achievements, including those developed by the present universities.