Sevmash was upgraded unique electron-beam welding plant

  • NS "Alexander Nevsky" file photo of "PO" Sevmash ".
  • NS "Alexander Nevsky" file photo of "PO" Sevmash ".

Sevmash was upgraded unique electron-beam welding plant. This is one of the biggest plants in the world. The work took place in the framework of the federal target program "Development of civil marine engineering for 2009-2016."


This high-tech equipment was put into operation in the shop 42 in 1992. It is designed for large-scale production of complex welded designs, which were made, including for the nuclear submarine "Severodvinsk", "Yury Dolgoruky", "Alexander Nevsky". Work on the upgrade for two years held the Research Institute of Technology "Progress" (Izhevsk). Replaced by a mechanical system installation, providing welding along complex trajectories, modernized electron beam welding equipment, the unit is equipped with video surveillance systems. Now work on the modernization completed, the equipment is prepared for launch.

"This is a giant leap forward. The range of products available for electron beam welding with the new technical features of the enormously expanded, we will be able to create new and original design, "- stressed the head of the complex electron-beam welding of the main specialist of OAO" PO "Sevmash" Sergey Ryzhkov.

Having one of the largest electron-beam apparatus in the world with the technological capabilities at the best world achievements will give the company an opportunity to carry out the orders of high quality not only of the Russian fleet, but also in other industries, as well as to attract the attention of foreign customers.

Press-service of JSC "PO" Sevmash ".

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