The Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Kalinin, the Architecture and Construction Ministry officials, representatives of construction and design republican organizations took part in the event.
Seminar participants acquainted with new bridge steel constructions production with an emphasis on design as well as discussed development prospects of this direction.
The design level has always played an important role in the modernization and innovative development of the economy. "In connection how to design a particular object we’ll get either high costs and unnecessary volumes or saving and high efficiency as the final result," - the Architecture and Construction Minister Anatoly Borisovich Chyorny said.
Having taken a tour through modern manufacturing the Deputy Prime Minister A.N. Kalinin pointed to the necessity to find resources for carrying out industries modernization producing steel constructions. Otherwise after three or four years our products will be uncompetitive in the market. At the same time the demand for new products is huge, there are prospects for development. "Protos" LLC is a vivid example. This is a modern organization in all respects, ranging from technology and ending the culture of production. And the prices for the products are lower than those of other enterprises in the country.
"We need to analyze and implement this positive experience when modernizing our Architecture and Construction Ministry industrial enterprises. Future is for such productions", - Anatoly Kalinin said.