URALKRAN is proceeding with the final stage of upgrading the manufacturing equipment in one of the key shops of Russia’s leading metallurgical concern. As part of this modernization program, two bridge cranes with the capacity 30 and 5 tons, have been replaced, 14 units of equipment have been upgraded, which has allowed productivity to be increased, allowed energy efficiency to be raised, services expenses to be reduced.
On the occasion of the Engineering Industry Worker’s Day, Sberbank gave a sumptuous cake to Sergey Kravchuk, General Director of URALKRAN Group of Companies. At the present time, URALKRAN is Sberbank’s important strategic partner and, going forward, Sberbank and URALKRAN are planning on continuing with and expanding their cooperation.
On August 26th, an employee of URALKRAN Group of Companies conquered Europe’s highest summit Elbrus. Several days of climbing, drops of pressure and continuous change in weather did not prevent him from reaching the top of the mount. Elbrus is the highest summit of one of the seven continents of the world, 5642 m high, which is reached by the most daring people. At the very pinnacle of the mount in the proud Caucasian range of mountains, the flag of URALKRAN Group of Companies was unfurled.
URALKRAN GC has sponsored the new world record set in Yekaterinburg by Elbrus Nigmatullin, a pugilist from Chelyabinsk.
On August 4th, Elbrus Nigmatullin, a pugilist from the city of Chelyabinsk, set the new world record – he succeeded in pulling towards himself a huge blimp in 2 minutes 35 seconds. Multiple winner of the title “Russia’s strongest man”, in the city of Yekaterinburg, managed to pull towards himself a huge blimp with an envelope volume of 2500 cubic meters and the lifting force of 350 kilometers at a distance of 50 meters.
At the end of May 2017, traditional meetings were held between Sergey Kravchuk, General Director, with the employees of URALKRAN Group of Companies. During the meetings with the workforce, the most topical production related and social issues were under discussion.
On April 6, 2017, “Business FM Chelyabinsk” awarded their “Person of Business 2017” prize. The company URALKRAN was nominated for the prize “Big Business of the Southern Urals.”For two years the radio station "Business FM Chelyabinsk” has been awarding the prize "Person of Business 2017". This prize was instituted to be awarded to the best representatives of the authorities, big, medium and small business. All in all 5 nominations were announced. In the nomination “Big Business of the Southern Urals”, the company URALKRAN was mentioned for its participation in implementing the Federal government scheme, including its performance along the lines of import substitution
Engineers and technicians of URALKRAN Group of Companies designed and delivered a new crane to the Seversky Tube Factory by the order of ТМК. The crane was designed and manufactured in strict conformity to the customer’s technical assignment.
Sukhlozhsky Crane Plant has been issued a license to build equipment for nuclear units and storage points
The Federal Service for Environmental, Technological and Nuclear Supervision has issued to Sukholozhsky Crane Plant LLC the license to build equipment for nuclear units and storage points.
On November 30, 2016 the Group of companies URALKRAN and the Western European company "AMOVA" (CTI Systems) finished works on a joint project: to production, delivery and installation of a unique weight lifting equipment for aircraft maintenance "Russia Special Flight Detachment” of Department for Presidential Affairs of the Russian Federation.
There passed exactly a year from the date of blackout of a power supply system of the Crimea. Large-scale works on projects implementation of base power plants which will raise an inventory of "power durability" of the peninsula by one and a half-two times are during this time carried out. Everything, according to the president of the Russian Federation, by 2018 own generation of the Crimea will increase up to 1900 MW.