JSC «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky»
Russian Federation, Tatarstan, Zavodskaya St., 5, Tel.: 8 (843‒71) 5‒76‒10, e-mail: info@zdship.ru

About us

Joint Stock Company «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky»  (the enterprise is the member of group of companies JSC „Holding company «Ak Bars“) is one of the largest and strategically important shipbuilding enterprises in Russia, which celebrated its 120-year anniversary of its industrial activity in 2015. Over the years of its activity, the plant had constructed more than 1500 sea- and river-going ships and vessels of various classes and purpose. Location in the center of Russia on the Volga-river enables the plant to deliver ships and vessels to any regions of the Black Sea, Caspian Sea, Baltic Sea and North Sea basins along inland waterways. Production and technical base of the plant consists of a complex of workshops covering all kind of modern shipbuilding allowing building of different-type ships and vessels of small and middle class.

JSC «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky» possesses developed machine-building facilities, including foundry, forging shop, heat-treating department, electroplating, welding and machining workshops. It enables the company to produce a wide range of marine engineering products and diversified equipment for oil and gas industry. The titanium foundry of the plant is one of the largest ones in the world with regard to production of shaped castings of complex configuration made of any titanium alloy complying with the Russian and International standards.

Since 1997 the plant had mastered the production of large-sized metal structures for bridge spans. Metal structures of spans for Millennium bridge in Kazan, spans for bridges over the Kama and the Vyatka rivers, metal structures of the railway overpass for Aeroexpress train terminal in Kazan International Airport, etc. are among the company’s products.

The most significant projects recently implemented by the plant are as follows: construction of high-speed passenger motor vessels of A145 project, construction of RST25 oil tankers, a series of counter-sabotage boats of Grachonok type and small missile ships of 21631 project, construction of Gepard-3.9 frigates for the Vietnamese Navy as per military and technical cooperation program.

Since 2011 JSC «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky» had been implementing the ambitious program of technical upgrading of production facilities. Modernization of manufacturing lines, upgrading of equipment and machinery, as well as implementation of highly efficient methods of work organization and management techniques, enable the plant to manufacture advanced competitive products and occupy the rightful place in the shipbuilding industry of Russia. Many times the plant’s products were laureated as per results of various competitions of the republican and federal importance. The enterprise is actively involved in industry-specific regional, all-Russian and international exhibition events.

At present, JSC «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky» is an enterprise employing best-in-class technologies and equipment, modern control facilities and quality system, highly qualified staff, which manufactures a wide range of products for different purposes and possesses high export potential.

JSC  «Zelenodolsk Plant named after A.M. Gorky» features a wide range of unmatched advantages for establishing long-standing business relations:

- well-proven manufacturing techniques;

- constant modernization of the company’s machinery assets;

- up-to-date control facilities and quality system;

- highly qualified personnel;

- stable relations with subcontractors;

- considerable experience of cooperation with foreign companies.

We are always open to mutually beneficial co-operation and ready to handle any proposal and find a customized solution.