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Fanil Ziyatdinov: "2022 tested us for strength"

Fanil Ziyatdinov: "2022 tested us for strength"

The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant "Kupol", known in the arms world as one of the leading developers and creators of anti-aircraft missile systems, enters the new year 2023 with high performance in the areas of defense and civilian products, and with a large number of new goals and tasks assigned to enterprise team.

In a very difficult time for the entire military-industrial complex of the country - in the course of Russia's conduct of a special military operation to liberate Donbass, and against the background of the most powerful sanctions pressure from the West on Russian industry - the Kupol team of many thousands creates the best in its class anti-aircraft missile systems family "Tor-M2".

Also, the Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant Kupol continues the effective modernization of the Tor-M1 and Osa anti-aircraft systems, and manufactures other military, civilian and dual-use items and products.

“The outgoing 2022 tested us for strength, looking for weaknesses, but revealed strengths and huge reserves. He convincingly proved that the plant is developing in the right direction. All management decisions of the past decade, from the creation of our own design school to the “flashing” of the work of the civil department, have prepared the enterprise for work in new conditions,” says Fanil Gazisovich Ziyatdinov, General Director of IEMZ Kupol

According to the General Director of the enterprise, thanks to the scientific, production and organizational backlog, the team entrusted to him promptly and efficiently solved the planned and newly arisen tasks.

"Dome" completed the state defense order ahead of schedule. Quantitative and qualitative changes took place in the civilian segment, where the volume growth rate was a record 160 percent,” said Fanil Ziyatdinov.

The production base of "Kupola" is expanding. On the seventh site of the enterprise, the production of import-substituting products for the Russian industry started.

Also, according to the head, "Dome" is ready to load tens of thousands of meters of reserve space.

“Over the year, the “sprouts” of new directions were laid, which determine the future of the plant for years to come. We will implement them with the support of the state and the Concern VKO Almaz-Antey, which highly appreciate the results we have achieved and trust the most responsible projects,” said Fanil Ziyatdinov

At the same time, the general director of Kupol is sure that whatever the plans are, they are implemented by the labor collective. And the team of the plant is constantly developing and replenishing with representatives of new professions.

“At the same time, we maintain a friendly atmosphere and confident calmness of professionals who can handle everything. In the coming year, the plant has already celebrated the 95th anniversary of the birth of the legendary director Alexander Vasilyevich Voskresensky, the founder of our traditions of social responsibility, and will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the scientific school of the enterprise,” said Fanil Ziyatdinov

The staff of the Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant "Kupol" celebrates these anniversaries with real deeds. Including socially significant projects and new developments of the best technology in the world. Fanil Gazisovich Ziyatdinov has no doubts about this.
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IEMZ "Dome"

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  1. Commissioner_Wolf
    Commissioner_Wolf 31 January 2023 11: 38
    * The list of defense enterprises that went under the hammer for several dozen points throughout Russia * is as follows:
    - Well, yes, yes, let's go nafig (
  2. ivan1979nkl
    ivan1979nkl 31 January 2023 11: 42
    the growth rate of volumes was a record 160 percent

    the figures are impressive, the main thing now is that this is reflected in the corresponding advancement at the front
  3. faterdom
    faterdom 31 January 2023 12: 01
    It looks like we need to expand production, including for the fraternal Iranian people.
  4. GREG68
    GREG68 31 January 2023 12: 05
    Excellent! Keep it up! "Dome" has always been at the forefront of scientific and engineering thought. They will succeed.
  5. Normann
    Normann 31 January 2023 15: 42
    No matter what anyone says, the most modern air defense systems are produced in the Russian Federation. The Iron Dome is considered a panacea in the West)) against shots from plastic pipes) The US patriot has not yet been tested in Ukraine, let's see how it works, the equipment is excellent, but very expensive ... How it will behave against our weapons is an open question.