More than 2,000 citizens of Taganrog visited Krasny Kotelshchik on the occasion of 122nd anniversary of the enterprise founding and Machine Builder’s Day

Taganrog Boiler-Making Works Krasny Kotelshchik (TKZ), which is a member of the company Power machines, held “The Day of Open People” for employees and their families. The main corporate event of the enterprise was dedicated to 122-nd anniversary of the enterprise founding and Machine Builder’s Day – professional holiday of boiler manufacturers.

The official part started with presentation of awards to the top-quality employees of the enterprise. More than 30 employees of Krasny Kotelshchik obtained Certificates of Honor of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Letters of Gratitude of the Governor and Minister of Industry and Energy of Rostov Region, Taganrog Administration and City Council. The awards were presented by the First Deputy Minister of Industry and Energy of Rostov Region, Andrey Saveliev, Chairman of the City Council – Head of Taganrog, Inna Titarenko, Deputy Head of Taganrog Administration on Economics, Roman Koryakin, and Chief Executive Officer of Krasny Kotelshchik, Artur Usmanov.

“Taganrog boiler manufacturers hold a specific place in the huge family of the Don machine builders. Krasny Kotelshchik is a company with more than a hundred-year-history and the world’s power industry cannot be imagined without equipment of Krasny Kotelshchik,” said Andrey Saveliev, the First Deputy Minister of Industry and Energy of Rostov Region, in his speech. “The Day of Open People” shows that our enterprise is always exposed to new things. Familiarization of Taganrog citizens with achievements of boiler manufacturers is an excellent idea and good example for others.

In one day thousands of Taganrog citizens got to know better the history and modern era of the legendary enterprise, visited the excursion to package units workshop which manufactures modern equipment for nuclear and thermal plants, saw the samples of the flagship products of Krasny Kotelshchik, and appreciated music talents of colleagues becoming the carte-de-visite of the show programme. In addition, the guests participated in various contests, sporting competitions, creative workshops, and scientific experiments.

Summarizing the event, Krasny Kotelshchik CEO Artur Usmanov said: “Why is our holiday called 'The Day of Open People'? It’s simple. Namely people are the main pride of Krasny Kotelshchik. It is wonderful that we have such opportunity to show the place where we work to our family, relatives and close friends. Our guests saw with own eyes the process of creation of unique equipment due to which we have light and heat in our houses, and the veterans noted positive changes which took place at the enterprise.”