JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” (part of Atomenergomash, ROSATOM’s Mechanical Engineering Division) has publicized at its web site the 2017 Public Annual Report, which discloses the most comprehensive information on financial and non-financial performance of the Company for the last year.
The priority topic of the Report is “The Contribution of JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” Activities to the Development of the Industry”. The Report presents the information on key projects being implemented, which reflect the projection of the Company’s activity results to the ROSATOM’s divisions thus emphasizing the position and the status in the industry. The Report discloses the Company’s development strategy with showing the planned indicators for the next reporting period, mid-term and long-term future.
The progress is evident in the strategic business area of “Sodium-cooled Fast Reactors”. The Beloyarsk NPP is the only nuclear plant in the world that has been operating a power unit with a sodium-cooled fast reactor for a long time. JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” is the Chief Designer and complete supplier of the BN-600 and BN-800 reactor plant equipment. In 2017, both the reactors operated in the standard mode. Two first refuelings were made in the BN-800 reactor.
The reporting year was successful for solving yet another strategic task of the state significance — the development of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation. In the reporting year, OKBM finished manufacturing, testing of the RITM-200 reactor plant and delivered it to the Customer for the first commercial multipurpose nuclear-powered icebreaker Sibir. The hull of Sibir was launched in the fall of 2017. Ahead of schedule, OKBM completed manufacture of equipment for the second commercial multipurpose nuclear-powered icebreaker Ural.
The Annual Report included contractors in the consolidation circuit, within the frames of which the unified technical policy is implemented for the work areas, as well as unified organization of reporting and optimal work management processes, satisfying the quality management system requirements, and eventually the JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” revenues are ₽21.7 billion. In 2017, the part of contractors’ work in the total volume of the JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” revenue is 21.85%.
In 2017, OKBM continued to achieve responsibly and efficiently the objectives of state significance, which are of utter importance for ensuring our country’s defense capability and for making the nuclear shield still stronger. The State Defense Order was 100% fulfilled.
Aside from that, JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” is an environmentally responsible organization, which is sufficiently reflected in the respective sections of the Report via an additional topic “2017 is the Year of Ecology in Russia”.
The obvious advantage of this Report is that there are results in the efficiency enhancement area in all areas, which allows the competitive ability of the Company and of its products to be heightened. And as a fact, JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” again confirmed its status as the ROSATOM Production System (RPS) Leader according to the results of 2017. These days, the special focus of the industry is on this.
“All the Company’s achievements, advances and even problematic issues in 2017 are new opportunities for making a next step in our Company’s development. I am sure that JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” has all the required resources for the further concentrated growth. I am sure that our team will meet the challenges and solve the tasks of any complexity,” commented Dmitry Zverev, General Director, General Designer of JSC “Afrikantov OKBM”.
The 2017 Public Annual Report of JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” is available at the main page of the Company’s web site, http:/www.okbm.nnov.ru
Дата новости: 06/08/2018