09.06.2020

The memorable star in honor of the legendary director of the plant Anatoliy Soldatov will appear in Perm on the Walk of valor and fame

On the 5th of June at the central entrance of JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” (a part of State Corporation Rostec) Deputy Chair of Perm City Duma Dmitry Malyutin presented to the Managing Director of JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” Sergey Popov the certificate of laying the star with director’s name of engine building plant of war time Anatoliy Grigoryevich Soldatov. According to the minutes of May meeting of the Public Council on toponimy under the mayor of Perm city, a memorable plate will appear in the city center in a year: now the Walk of valor and fame is under reconstruction.

The text on the plate reads: “From 1941 to 1945 Perm engine builders under the leadership of the director of the plant ¹19 Anatoliy Grigoryevich Soldatov manufactured 31,864 aircraft engines”.

Having headed the engine-building plant in 1942, A.G. Soldatov improved the work organization of the enterprise. He encouraged clarity, discipline, responsibility and initiative. Under his leadership plant ¹19 mastered and produced aircraft engines ASH-82, ASH-82F, ASH-82FN, ASH-73TK, ASH-62IR. The engines were in the combat aircraft La-5, La-7, Tu-2, LaGG-3, Pe-8, Su-2.

 

Sergey Popov, Managing Director of JSC “UEC-Perm Engines”:

-          There are already stars in the Walk of valor and fame in honor of the engine building plant ¹19 and in memory of the director Boris Izgagin, who headed the enterprise in the 1970-80s. It is wonderful that a new sign will appear now. It reminds of the contribution of the engine builders into the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. It is symbolic that this year Perm entered the list of the zealous labor cities – for heroism and dedication in the rear, uninterrupted production of military and civilian products at the industrial enterprises during the war. I am proud that JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” is among them.

 

JSC UEC-Perm Engines is a serial manufacturer of aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines for power generation and gas transportation. JSC UEC-Perm Engines is included into JSC United Engine Building Corporation.

JSC United Engine Building Corporation (a part of State Corporation Rostec) is an integrated structure specializing in development, serial manufacture and maintenance of the engines for military and civil aviation, space programs and navy, as well as oil, gas and power industry.

State Corporation Rostec is one of the largest Russian industrial companies. It unites over 800 scientific and production organizations located in 60 regions of the country. The key operations are aircraft manufacture, radio-electronics, medical technologies, innovative materials etc. Rostec portfolio includes such famous brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Concern Kalashnikov, the Russian helicopters, UEC, Uralvagonzavod, Shvabe etc. Rostec is actively involved in 12 national projects. The corporation is the key supplier of the “Smart city”, it is engaged in digitization of the state, industrial and social sector management, development 5G WF connection, industrial internet of things, big data and block-chain systems. Rostec acts as a partner of leading world manufacturers such as Boeing, Airbus, Daimler, Pirelli, Renault and others. Production of the corporation is delivered to the markets of over 100 countries. Almost one third of the company total revenue comes from the export of the high-tech products.