In 2017 according to the Company Rules, SRDSC began one more activity direction – production activity. It provides activities in construction of new war and civil ships, modernization and maintenance of current units. There is a possibility, if necessary, of reclassification and renovation services for operated ships. All above mentioned works are supported by appropriate design services.
Traditionally, State Research and Design Shipbuilding Centre is a participant of the International Exhibition «Arms and Security». This year the exhibition was held from 10 to 13 October at the International Exhibition Center (Kyiv, Ukraine). SRDSC was presented at the joint exposition of the State Concern “UkrOboronProm” among 47 other Concern’s companies.
November 26, 2016 the newspaper «Yuzhnaia Pravda» published an interview with Oleksandr Zholob, Director of SRDSС.
In the interview Mr. Zholob told about: the factors of stable work of the SRDSС in recent years; the long-term projects for the Ukrainian Navy and the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine; the promotion of products to the foreign markets; and, of course, the professional team of SRDSC, creating its history for more than 40 years.
SRDSC has awarded a contract to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine for the development of the technical design of modernization of the frigate «Hetman Sahaydachniy».
Due to the modernization its service life will be extended, fighting efficiency and habitability will be improved.
The 12th of November State Research & Design Shipbuilding Centre celebrated the 40th anniversary.
The Centre team accepted congratulations from the State Concern “Ukroboronprom”, the Mykolayiv State Region Administration, the Mykolayiv City Council, the Ukrainian Navy Command, the Administration of State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, the special exporters and from many others colleagues and partners.
State Research and Design Shipbuilding Centre took part at the 12th «Arms and Security- 2015» International Exhibition (22-25 September, Kyiv).
Ukrainian security, defence and law enforcement agencies and foreign delegations took an interest in the models of Multipurpose corvette “Gayduk-M” and Fast attack craft “Caracal” presented at the exhibition by SRDSC.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko decorated the Order of Merit ІІІ class for weighty contribution into development of defense-industrial sector, long-term honest work and strong qualifications on Director of State Research and Design Shipbuilding Centre Oleksandr Zholob.
Decorate ceremony took place 25 August, 2015 during the President visit to the State enterprise «Plant 401 commercial aviation».