AO Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh
АО Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh designs and produces laser information systems for military and civil use.
About the company
AO Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh specialises in production of laser information systems for military and civil use. It employs 1,316 people. In 2015, the company’s proceeds from industrial and economic operations reached RUB 2,181 m.
Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh produces laser ranging systems, goniometers, range finders, target finders, laser technological and medical equipment, laser gyroscopes for traffic control systems, etc. The company produces dozens of products, 85% of which are specialty products.
The key clients are the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, AO Central Research Institute of Automatics and Hydraulics (TsNIIAG), АО Experimental Machine Design Bureau Novator, АО KBP Instrument Design Bureau and PAO Zverev Krasnogorsk Plant.
Advantages of operating in Moscow
For the company, the key advantage is proximity to government agencies, financial institutions, scientific and exhibition centres, educational establishments and advanced hi-tech enterprises. Another important factor is that Moscow enjoys the fullest infrastructure in Russia and the most comprehensive logistics system.
Measures of support from the Moscow City Government
AO Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh enjoys benefits granted by the Moscow City Government. In August 2016, for instance, as part of the programme for supporting manufacturing, the company was granted the status of a technopark and managing company of the Polyus Technopark. An application for the status was submitted online via the Moscow Investment Portal. The Polyus Research Institute points out the convenience of working with the resource, especially for submitting an application for the status.
The company’s administration highly appreciates the competence and efficient performance of the Moscow City Government officials. In the process of obtaining the status, AO Polyus Research Institute cooperated with the Moscow City Government and received the necessary advice on economic indicators, terms, and provision of a complete set of documents in a timely fashion. On the whole, according to the company, the measures of support from the Moscow City Government open up new opportunities for business development.
In the future, the company plans to enter the Moscow consumer market. In the course of developing the civil area of operation, Moscow companies will be offered a whole range of new product categories, in particular, economical water treatment systems. In addition, AO Polyus Research Institute of M.F. Stelmakh is preparing a development concept including cultural, leisure, and scientific-industrial aspects (co-working, educational workshops, reconstruction of the Uzkoye sports and healthcare base, creating the technopark’s Technical Council, etc.).