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30.08.2017

Till 2026 UEC-Perm Engines will reach production volumes of up to 50 PD-14 engines per year.

Serial production assimilation for fifth generation engine PD-14 is entering final straight: currently 12 engines have been assembled and six are planned to be assembled till the end of the year and during the next one, in such manner the preproduction batch will be finished. Meanwhile “preproduction” PD-14 engines are being tested in Avaidvigatel, Central Institute of Aviation Motors (CIAM) and M.M. Gromov Flight Research Institute (FRI) on IL-76 flying test bed wing.

Everything is ready for serial production of new engines: more than 28,500 pieces of specific accessories and tools have been produced; this work is still taking place.  More than 2,500 new parts and assembly units, produced by Perm Engines and cooperation companies, is used at PD-14 assembly.

In August this year the reconstruction of the Test Stand is to be finished: it is intended for testing of serially manufactured PS-90A and new PD-14 engines. With its operation the capacity will increase in 2-3 times.

Serial production of the engines will be possible after obtaining of type certificate from Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya). It will take place in 2018. Supplement Agreement was signed within the scope of existing agreement between United Engine Corporation and Irkut Corporation for PD-14 supply in quantity of 70 pcs. to Avia Capital Services LLC for the benefit of Aeroflot.

Sergey Popov, Managing Director of JSC UEC-Perm Engines, Chairman of Perm regional branch of the Russian Engineering Union:

-          New technology optimization and implementation of new advanced equipment is taking place in the plant. In June the Center of additive technologies, which is a conjoint project with Aviadvigatel, started testing experimental operation. Due to the center we can obtain new items in the shortest time and see how efficient the ideas of designers, embodied in parts, are. We expect the till 2026 Perm engines will produce up to 50 PD-14 engines annually.

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Fifth generation engine PD-14 is being produced within wide cooperation of United Engine Corporation companies, main designer is JSC UEC-Aviadvigatel, main serial manufacturer is JSC UEC-Perm Engines. The cooperation includes JSC UEC-Saturn, JSC Ufa Engine Industrial Association, JSC UEC-STAR, JSC SPC of gas turbine technologies Salut, PSC Voronezh aircraft production association and etc.

JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” is a serial manufacturer of aircraft engines, industrial gas turbine plants for power generation and gas transport. JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” is included into JSC “United Engine Building Corporation” 

JSC “United Engine Building Corporation” (included into the 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 and gas and power industry. One of the “UEC” business priorities is implementation of complex programs aimed at the field enterprises development including integration of the new technologies compliant with the international standards. The holding revenue in 2014 was 199.9 bln rubles.

 

State Corporation Rostec is a Russian corporation founded in 2007 with the purpose to support the development, manufacture and export of high-tech civil- and military-application products. It includes over 700 organizations which up to now have been amalgamated into 11 holding companies in the military-industrial complex, 3 organizations in civil industries and 80 organizations of direct management. Rostec portfolio includes such famous brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Concern Kalashnikov, Russian helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA etc. Rostec organizations are situated on the territories of 60 Russian Federation entities and deliver products to the markets of over 70 countries. Rostec consolidated revenue in 2015 was 1 trillion 140 billion rubles. In the Corporation average salary in 2015 amounted to 41,000 rubles, tax deductions of the Corporation to the budgets of all levels exceeded 160 bln rubles. According to new strategy of Rostec main target of the Corporation is technological advantages of Russia on highly competitive world markets. Estimated investment amount for the development till 2025 is 4.3 trillion rubles.