ARCOR, CJSC (Armature Corporation, CJSC)

General information about the company

Legal company name
Armature Corporation, CJSC
Abbreviated company name
Postal address
18, Milashenkova str., Moscow, 127322
Phone number
(495) 730-57-57
Fax number
(495) 730-57-57
Web site
Total number of employees
Date of foundation

Company history and overview of business

The Russian Armature Corporation (ARCOR) CJSC (until 2006 - KP SNABSERVICE CJSC), has been operating successfully on the pipelines’ valves market since 1993. All activities of this enterprise progressing into a powerful holding, since first days of its existence and until now, have been focused on maximal satisfaction of the needs of valves consumers by means of package delivery of these products to the chemical, power-generating, metallurgical, oil and gas, pipeline transportation and housing and public utilities industries. In 2009, ARCOR obtained the license for manufacture of valves for nuclear power stations (Reg. TsO-12-101-4939, dated July 15, 2009, issued by the Federal Service for Environmental, Technological and Nuclear Supervision).

The company has the required and sufficient production base, equipment and personnel for valves manufacture according to the necessary range and number of items. In addition, it has a production division able to fulfill any valves repair works, conduct required tests and deliver its products to the customer by means of its own transportation company. Availability of the mobile and flexible production capacities and the team of qualified specialists committed to the common purposes help to solve all problems related to the delivery of new equipment to the manufacturing premises in short time periods.

The Company has ambitious, though real plans.
The key objective for today is not to stop on the achieved point, but to introduce continuous product innovations according with the market requirements.

Product quality is a key focus of valves production and development of new designs. High-quality shutoff, control valves, water shutoff valves are our basic production focuses. All personnel activities at all stages – from engineering to delivery of the products to our customers – meet the requirements of international standard ISO 9001-2000, as the Company’s quality management system has this certificate. In addition, all products manufactured by the Company have compliance certificates, permits for production and use (in production and nuclear energy industries), sanitary and epidemiological certificates for production.

The Company follows all eight quality principles specified by the standard, including:
-customer-oriented principle;
-participation of the personnel in the process;
-process-type approach;
-systemic management approach;
-continuous improvement;
-fact-based decision-making;
-mutually advantageous customer relations.

ARCOR is a dynamically developing company which comprises many valve manufacturing plants in Russia and uses the accumulated experience of valves manufacturers along with state-of-the-art scientific and technical achievement.

Production equipment and facilities. Grounds for possession: ownership, leasehold, etc.

Production sites – 12,000 square meters (ownership), office rooms - 1800 square meters (ownership), storage premises - 6600 square meters (Moscow Region – lease, Ulianovsk – ownership), transport means, hoisting equipment – 43 units (ownership), machinery and equipment, test benches – 176 units (Moscow Region, Ulianovsk – ownership).

Research and technical, design and technological departments of the company

Information on the company was not provided

Branches and representations

Trade House ARCOR LLC (Ulianovsk)
ARCOR-Neva LLC (Saint Petersburg)
ARCOR Kuban LLC (Krasnodar)
Promgazoborudovaniye LLC (Kurgan)

Certified quality and HSE management systems (certification date and certification body)

The Companys quality management system in terms of engineering, development, production and sales of pipelines' valves complies with the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2001 (ISO 9011:2000)
The system was certified in April 2008 by the certification body of the Euro Register System Research and Development Center for Standard Development"

Licenses to engage in licensable business activities. License name, license number, validity period and licensing authority

License for manufacture of pipelines valves for nuclear power stations (Reg. TsO-12-101-4939, dated July 15, 2009, issued by the Federal Service for Environmental, Technological and Nuclear Supervision).

Equipment and facilities the company can offer for rent and JV establishment to its partners including overseas ones. Benefits of doing business with the company

- direct contractual relations with more than 80 major end consumers in oil and gas, chemical, petrochemical, power-generating, machine-building industries.
- availability of the Companys own production facilities in Ulianovsk, wide range of testing equipment at the plant and in the Companys central warehouse;
- possibility of warranty and post-warranty service maintenance of the Companys products;
- addition of the products manufactured by other plants to our packages;
- manufacturing of customized complex equipment using Customers drawings.