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.
State Research & Design Shipbuilding Centre took part in the XXIII International exhibition «Shipbuilding -2017» and the XV specialized exhibition «Water transport» (24-26 May 2017, Mykolaiv, Ukraine) which took place at the area of the shipbuilding & repair yard “NIBULON”.
Each of us chooses a career to dedicate a life and to direct the energies and a talent to it, as well as chooses the place where spends most of time. They like their job, go there gladly and back home proudly.
It is deservedly when such dedicated employees are valued and awarded; many highly skilled specialists work at State Research & Design Shipbuilding Centre. They devote big part of their life to designing of surface warships and crafts.
Oleksandr Zholob, Director of SRDSC, who is “old-timer” of its team too, awarded in state 20 employers of SRDSC, who have continuity of employment at the Centre 40 and more years. They have received the honorary diplomas for many years of fruitful work, professionalism, weighty personal contribution to the development of domestic shipbuilding and creation of new types of warships.
During IDEX-2017 (19-23 February, Abu Dhabi, UAE), State Research & Design Shipbuilding Centre presented its next-generation projects and held number of meetings and negotiations with representatives of key world companies of naval combat systems and technical equipment.
SRDSC has reaffirmed the conformity of its Quality Management System to the standard ISO 9001.
In 2016, SRDSC presented its up-to-date projects at four specialized international exhibitions (three times as a part of the joint expositions of the State Concern “UkrOboronProm”). There are «DIMDEX» (Doha, the State of Qatar), «ADEX» (Baku, the Azerbaijani Republic), «KADEX» (Astana, the Republic of Kazakhstan) and «Arms & Security» (Kiev, Ukraine).
SRDSC specialists together with the representatives of the State Company «Ukrspecexport» and its subsidiary companies took part in over 50 meetings and negotiations with potential partners, representatives of naval combat systems and technical equipment, as well as the foreign official representatives from the security, defence and law enforcement agencies and the foreign defence industry.
SRDSC presented the projects of multipurpose corvette “Gayduk-M”, fast attack craft “Caracal”, fast assault craft “Kentavr” and others.
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.