About the Enterprise

The Director General is Sergey Vasiliev. The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant KUPOL, founded in 1957 for performing of the Ministry of Defense’s orders, is an active member of safeguarding peace and national safety and cooperation in military and technical fields. For many years the Plant produces short-range air-defense systems, the main designer of which is Moscow Electromechanical Research Institute. The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant KUPOL and Moscow Electromechanical Research Institute belong to OJSC Concern Almaz-Antey producing air-defense systems in Russia.
The Director General is Sergey Vasiliev.

At present, the Electromechanical Plant KUPOL carries out:


  • Production of the TOR-M1 ADM, TOR-M2E systems and their versions;
  • Updating of the OSA-AKM, TOR-M1 ADM systems and their versions;
  • Manufacturing of on-board equipment for surface-to-air missiles;
  • Servicing for exploiting organizations;

     The Plant actively cooperates with federal state unitary enterprise Rosoboronexport and OJSC Concern Almaz-Antey in promoting the TOR-M1 ADM, TOR-M2E systems to the world market, as well as on repair service and modernization of military products delivered to customers before. The air-defense systems made at the factory are adopted in more than 20 countries.
     Today, the IMZ - KUPOL is one of the most diversified plants in Udmurtia, and the experts place it among the 200 best enterprises in Russia. The Plant’s high defense technologies are widely used in non-defense product industry aiming at the present-day market needs.
     The plant’s principal production lines are: heat and air-conditioning equipment, axisymmetric parts made by the face rolling method, plastic articles used in cosmetics and medicine, air-conditioning and ventilation systems, super-pure materials, oil-field and chromatographic equipment, infusion solutions and solutions for peritoneal dialysis in polypropylene bags, food processing equipment, and other technical products and consumer goods.
     At the enterprise, functions the quality management system elaborated in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2000. The effectiveness of the quality management system is annually confirmed by experts from TUV-CERT-Saarland (Germany) and SGS-ICS (Switzerland) institutions during surveillance audits..
     The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant showed itself as one of the leading enterprises in the radio-electronic branch, and it confirmed its recognized status many times. For several years running, the Plant was honored with title “The Best Exporter in Udmurtia” and national award “Golden Idea”.

     The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant KUPOL JSC was one of the winners of competition “Motherland’s Golden Reserve”, and it became an owner of prize “Crystal Nika”.

     The Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant KUPOL JSC was one of the winners of competition “Motherland’s Golden Reserve”, and it became an owner of prize “Crystal Nika”.

     The product quality, the reliability of partnership, the aspiration for leadership at the international level are basic principles of the Plant’s activity.