24 January 2012, Tuesday, 21:26

Rustem Khamitov has held a meeting with the general director of “OBORONPROM” Andre Reus

author: Alim Faizov

On January 24 the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has held a meeting with the general director of JSC “United Industrial Corporation “OBORONPROM” Andre Reus.

The public affairs service of the President RB reports in the course of the meeting the parties were discussing the prospects of the enterprises, found in the staff of the corporation and working on the territory of the Republic – JSC “UMPO” and JSC “Kumertausskoe aviation production enterprise”.

According to the decree of the President RB Andre Reus was rewarded with the Friendship Order for his high endowment to development of machine building and long-term conscientious labor.

“The enterprises of the corporation, located on the territory RB, demonstrate good development dynamics” – the President RB said – “And we are satisfied by the work results, achieved by the Ufa Engine Plant (UMPO). Same can be said about the plant in the town of Kumertau. We are absolutely sure the state of affairs will be even better there”.

According to M-r Khamitov the Government RB helps and will help these enterprises in every respect.

“Our opportunities aren’t as high as we’d like them to be but we will try and solve all social problems, arising at these enterprises, including the problems, dealt with housing construction and provision of social benefits. We try to involve these plants in our innovational affairs and in modern programs, developed on the territory of the Republic” – Rustem Khamitov mentioned.

After the end of the meeting Andre Reus said, answering the questions of journalists, that they were talking about those problems, still existing in propulsion engineering and, in particular, in helicopter engineering, and about projects, which the corporation intends to develop at these enterprises.

For the reference: JSC “OBORONPROM” is established in 2002 as a closed type joint-stock company on a parity base between the federal state unitary enterprise “ROSOBORONEXPORT” and the federal state unitary enterprise “The State Investment Corporation”. At present time this is a multi-profiled industrial holding company, working in sphere of high-tech and machine building (found in the staff of the state company “Russian Technologies”).

JSC “OBORONPROM” includes the helicopter holding company, found under the patronage of JSC “Helicopters of Russia”, and the propulsion engineering holding company, governed by JSC “United Propulsion Engineering Corporation”.