Russia

NPAA (Scientific & Industrial Valve Manufacturers Association)

Executive Directorate: 4, Shaumyana pr., office 226
RU - 195027 St Petersburg
Russia
Tel/Fax : +7-812-318-1920
chief at npa-arm.org // http://www.npa-arm.org

Structure and contacts

President
Vladimir Makarov, Director General JSC 'Kurganspetsarmatura' (vvmakarov at mail.ru)

Vice President
Alexey Babichev (emk at emk.ru)

Executive Director
Ivan Ter-Mateosyants, NPAA (chief at npa-arm.org)


Scope

The purpose of the Association activities is the development and implementation of the coordinated measures in connection with the valve manufacturing prospective development and improvement, entrepreneurship in this sphere, direct manufacturing, sales and use of the pipeline valves, increasing of its competitiveness.

Scientific & Industrial Valve Manufacturers Association (NPAA) unites about 60 leading developers, manufacturers and suppliers of the pipeline valves and actuators from Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. The Association was founded in 1990 and is a member of the The European Association for the Valve Industry (СЕIR), Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia and American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM).

Fields of activity:
- coordination of the industry enterprises activities and protection of their interests with the authorities;
- work arrangement on technical regulation in the sphere of valve production;
- performing the functions of intermediate court “Commercial and industrial arbitrage within Scientific & Industrial Valve Manufacturers Association”;
- marketing research and economic analysis of valve manufacturing;
- counteracting the distribution of the counterfeit valves and actuators;
- arrangement of seminars, conferences;
- arrangement and participation in the exhibitions;
- issuing of the industry magazine;
- assistance in the issuance of scientific and technical publications on valves.


Member Companies

Total member companies 58
Member companies in taps sector 1
Member companies in building valves sector 0
Member companies in industrial valves and actuators sector 39