Winners of a competition "Best Welder at Facilities of OJSC Irkutskenergo" are announced
Winners of a competition "Best Welder at Facilities of OJSC Irkutskenergo" (forming part of EuroSibEnergo Group) have been announced; the competition was held in Irkutsk between February 17 and February 20, 2014. The competition was held in two categories: manual arc welding and manual argon arc welding. The competition involved assessing practical skills and theoretical knowledge. The competition was held among 24 welders who had won the preliminary round held at the Company's branches, subsidiaries and affiliates, which had ended on December 20, 2013.
Stanislav Tikhonov representing CJSC Bratskenergoremont won in the "Manual arc welding" category; Oleg Pushkaryov (CJSC Irkutskenergoremont) ranked second, while third place went to Alexander Devyatov (area No.1 of CHPP-9).
In the "Manual argon arc welding" category Alexey Istomin (CJSC Irkutskenergoremont) took first place; second place went to Alexander Shevchenko (CHPP-10), while Alexey Vorobyov (CJSC Irkutskenergoremont) ranked third. During the prize-giving ceremony, the best welders received valuable prizes and presents.
Oleg Prichko, CEO of OJSC Irkutskenergo: "The competition "Best Welder at Facilities of OJSC Irkutskenergo" is a fine tradition. Welding joints are made in an environment that is as realistic as possible. The winners of the competition have proved that the work of a welder is an art."
Press service of OJSC Irkutskenergo
February 21, 2014