PJSC "Azovmash" successfully completed in 2011, setting all-time record for the production of freight cars. For the first time in more than half a century, the company produced 16,429 freight cars.
Achieving outstanding results Mariupol machine builders made possible by the implementation of the development strategy put forward by the President of PJSC "Azovmash" People's Deputy of Ukraine Oleksandr Savchuk. Modernization of production aimed at the creation of a full cycle of manufacturing of freight wagons in Mariupol engineering industry, machine builders allow effective work constantly to increase its production, manufacture equipment and freight cars of new generation, demand customers in Ukraine, CIS and far abroad.
The volume of commercial products reached 9.5 billion hryvnia, which is 1.7 times higher than last year. Compared with 2010 production of cars increased by 1.3 times, including gondolas — 2.7 times (5,094 units), tanks — 1.1 times (11,335 units). The bulk of sales of car building purchased by transport operators in Russia, Kazakhstan and the Baltic countries.
In 2011 PJSC "Azovmash" actively cooperated with the leading companies in Russia and Ukraine, "Metinvest Holding", "MTV TRANSMASH" (Moscow), "Interpipe" (Dnepropetrovsk), "Zaporizhstal", "Industrial Union of Donbass", "TRANSMASH" ( Lugansk), Beloretsk plant spring HARP (Kharkov), DMK (Dnipropetrovsk), DMZ (Donetsk), providing metal and component production car, metallurgical and crane equipment. Only from Mariupol. Lenin and the "Iron &Steel Works", included in the "Metinvest Holding", received over 252 thousand tons of metal.
Success in 2011 allowed the company to pursue an active social policy. From December 1 to 10% of the average salary of employees increased by 30% — a highly skilled workers repair services. Increased social benefits of workers, increased financial aid to veterans. Increased support for the city's social programs.
The reconstruction of the company. In the near future metallurgical foundry commence commissioning of the third molding line for the average car casting "Kyunkel Wagner." The next step — the reconstruction of the continuous casting machine (CCM) with an additional stream of smaller size.
Side frame model 102 — the main component of trucks manufactured by forming lines "AzovElektroStali" — is an important step as a responsible part of a new generation of trolley.
PJSC "Azovmash" actively participated in the re-equipment of metallurgical production in Ukraine, CIS, CIS countries. Since the beginning of the year for steelmakers produced 6.6 million tons of products.
A large amount of equipment for the Ukrainian-Brazilian space program "Cyclone-4" with the construction of the spaceport in Alcantara.
— 2011 we completed only successful because "Azovmash" never worked for all 54 years of his working life. An absolute record in freight wagons — 16.4 thousand units. The quality of our products has to be the best on the market — said the President of PJSC "Azovmash", MP Alexander Savchuk. — The portfolio of orders for products of car building and heavy machinery is already full for the first half of 2012. Our main task — to work efficiently, to fulfill contractual obligations on time. This is the key to successful operation of the market engineering.