24 March 2009, Tuesday, 11:49
author: Lubov Kolokolova
The federal state unitary enterprise “Ufa aggregate production association “Hydraulics” actively expands cooperation with Russian defense-industrial enterprises and manufacturing of equipment for submarines was added to the main direction of the enterprise – the aviations-space production.
The “Hydraulics” development department closely works with the federal state unitary enterprise “Malachite”. “Malachite” specializes in designing of the deep-diving vehicles. Thus, the teflon hoses and hydraulic systems, manufactured by “Hydraulics”, are installed at the submarine “The Seal” and at the abuilding submarine “Ash-Tree” in the docks of Severodvinsk.
The chief designer of “Hydraulics” Dmitry Tuck reports the experimental development on manufacturing titan hoses for deep-diving vehicles are over. These hoses are produced in Russia only by “Hydraulics”. These wares withstand corrosion in sea waters quite well and accordingly possess high structural strength.