Institute “Ukrgipropishcheprom”

Институт "Укргипропищепром" - вид снаружи

Ukrainian State Institute for Design of Food Industry Enterprises “Ukrgipropishcheprom” was founded in 1943. Performed the functions of the main institute for the design of enterprises in the yeast and salt industries. The Ukrgipropishcheprom Institute, with 75 years of experience, was, until its closure in 2018, the largest institute in Ukraine for the design of … Read more

Kyiv 1986

Киев-Чернобыль: разрушенный атомный реактор ЧАЭС

2 beautiful cities. And 2 such different destinies… How did they influence each other? On April 26, 1986, at 01:23:58, a series of explosions destroyed the reactor and the building of the 4th power unit of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. According to observational data, on April 29, 1986, high background radiation was recorded in … Read more

Plant “Electronmash”

Электронмаш во времена СССР

In the early 1960s, the computing manufacturing boom began. Special research and design organizations and enterprises were created throughout the USSR, and the creation of a plant in Kyiv began on the initiative of Academician Glushkov, supported by the state leadership. In accordance with the resolution of the Council of Ministers of the USSR dated … Read more

Oxygen plant

Заброшенная территория завода

The history of the development of oxygen production in Kyiv began in the pre-war period, when, with the growth of the industrial potential of the region, a significant need for oxygen and acetylene arose. By the beginning of 1941, production buildings were built and the Kiev oxygen plant received domestically produced equipment manufactured by the … Read more