JSC «Hydromash», Nizhny Novgorod, is the leading Russian company in the field of development, manufacture and testing of landing gear and hydraulic actuators and units for all types of aircraft.
Hydromash landing gears are installed on various modifications of airplanes and helicopters of the leading national design bureaus. Unique landing gear for reusable Buran space shuttle were also designed and manufactured here.
Today Hydromash participates in practically all priority national aviation programs. The work is carried out with the use of the best international practices which allows for improved reliability of the products, thus increasing its competitiveness with respect to price-quality ratio.
At the same time, JSC «Hydromash» is integrated into international aerospace programs and supplies landing gear components for Airbus, Embraer, Bombardier aircraft and Leonardo helicopter.
Apart from aviation equipment JSC «Hydromash» designs and manufactures hydraulic cylinders used as actuating elements of hydraulic systems for various road and construction machinery (excavators, loaders, tractors etc.), agricultural equipment, mixed navigation vessels, mining and other special-purpose equipment.
42Average age, years
31Portion of employees with higher education, %
120High-performance equipment, pcs.
304Hydraulic actuators in serial production
1170Hinge pins in serial production
70Hydraulic blocks in serial production
The company is founded by Peotr Ilyin in Moscow as a carriage shop that manufactures different types of horse-drawn carriages.
Moscow Joint Stock Company P. Ilyin carries out the assembly and repair of automobile bodies.
The company carries out domestic aviation orders, thus becoming one of the first Russian aircraft manufacturing plants.
4-th state automobile plant (the new name of the company) starts production of Fowler automatic ploughs.
Spartak plant (the new name of the company) starts commercial production of NAMI-1.
The plant is transferred to the authority of «GlavAviaProm» and starts developing and manufacturing landing gear for domestic aviation.
The plant is evacuated from Moscow to Gorky.
The plant is rebuilt, new buildings are built, equipment is renewed.
Vladimir Luzyanin begins to manage the plant.
By the Decree of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR for the development of new aviation equipment the plant personnel is awarded with the Order of the Red Banner of Labour.
Landing gear for Soviet multiple launch space shuttle Buran designed and manufactured at JSC «Hydromash».
JSC «Hydromash» goes public and enters the international market. Start of cooperation with the Liebherr Group for the supply of aviation and earthmoving equipment units.
JSC «Hydromash» together with the German MBB (Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm) wins the tender for the landing gear development for the reusable European spaceplane Hermes.
For the big contribution to the development and production of aviation equipment and due to its 200-year anniversary JSC «Hydromash» is awarded with a commendation from the President of the Russian Federation.
With the use of nose and main landing gear mock-ups designed and manufactured at Hydromash аor static tests, the formal rolling out of the first Sukhoi Super Jet-100 takes place.
Supplies of Airbus А-350 XWB nose landing gear units begin.
Based on 2018 performance JSC «Hydromash» is included in «100 best enterprises of Russia».