Blade fabrication technique from ring forgings

Mastering the technique of making blades from ring forgings reduced significantly equipment design and manufacturing costs compared to blades from single blanks. Blade roots were formed on the Weiler E150 turn-mill center in a ring which was then erosion-cutted into separated blade blanks and machined on the Starrag milling machine. […]

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Acceptance testing of the first AI-450CP-2 engine

In January 2019, the first AI-450CP-2 engine, slated for delivery, was assembled and passed the acceptance tests at SE Ivchenko-Progress. The AI-450CP-2 turboprop engine, with a maximum take-off power of up to 750 h.p., is a modification of the AI-450C-2 engine, developed for an aerobatic aircraft using with the use […]

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Testing blending scopes on the D-18T engine

In December 2018, the TBS-6 blending scopes were fitted and tested on the service engine D-18T (Fig.1) by specialists of SE Ivchenko- Progress in cooperation with consultants of Richard Wolf GmbH. A broad list of available TBS-6 heads makes possible blending of all stages of the D-18T engine compressor that […]

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Cooperation with Siemens Industry Software

At the end of 2018 SE Ivchenko-Progress, together with Siemens Industry Software (Austria) and PLM Tools LLC (Ukraine), launched a large-scale implementation of Siemens Teamcenter and NX CAD / CAM / PLM systems to develop high-tech life-cycle support products. Building an integrated information design environment based on three-dimensional modeling in […]

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Confirmation of the status of a scientific organization

On November 11, 2018, the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine issued SE Ivchenko Progress Certificate No. 02553 confirming the status of a scientific organization for a period up to June 1, 2019. The company has been entered in the State Register of Scientific Organizations since 2016. The company […]

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