Bakytzhan Sagintayev inspects the technological modernization of machine-building plants in Pavlodar region
As part of his working visit to Pavlodar region, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the R.W.S. Wheelset plant for railway axles’ production and wheel sets manufacturing and the Prommashkomplekt LLP factory for producing turnouts and railway wheels for high-speed rolling stock.
Director of R.W.S. Wheelset A. Slobodov reported on the operation of a complex of high-technology processing and measuring equipment, manipulation systems and automation of production processes.
The production capacity of R.W.S. Wheelset is 10 thousand wheel sets and 32 thousand railway axles per year. As part of implementing the Modernization 3.0 program, the enterprise plans expanding the range of manufactured wheel pairs and finished car axles.
President of JSC NC KTZ K. Alpysbayev reported on the demand for products manufactured by R.W.S. Wheelset, which provides JSC NC KTZ and car-repair enterprises of the Republic with railway axles and wheel pairs for freight cars made using innovative technologies.
In this connection, JSC NC KTZ adopted a protocol decision on the conclusion of a long-term contract for the supply of railway axles and wheel sets until 2020.
Director of Prommashkomplekt A. Khachaturyan reported on the measures taken to intensify production, increase labor productivity and competitiveness of products.
In the framework of Modernization 3.0, Prommashkomplekt in early 2018 plans to launch new capacities, modernization of wheel production creates about 400 additional jobs.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan