The establishment of joint venture FITNIK Ltd
On the 15th of February a press conference regarding the results of signing the documents for registration of FITNIK Ltd., which was created by NIK Ltd. and German company FIT AG, one of the world-wide leaders in additive manufacturing area, was held.
Pupils from lyceum 14 attended NIK Ltd.
On the 29th of January in the frame of social partnership the pupils from 11 A, lyceum 14 attended NIK Ltd. After the tour around NIK, the pupils learnt about activity area of the company - the development of aero-constructions and its structural analysis. 3D printer operation was demonstrated to school-students, they got acquainted with technology and principles of scanning by means of 3D printer.
Research and Engineering Company Ltd. (NIK) was founded in 1997 by a group of employees from Myasishchev Design Bureau.
In recent years the number of engineers has increased from 6 to more than 550.
The staff consists mainly of experienced aircraft design engineers, stress analysts, and production engineers that used to be actively involved in the development of Myasishchev’s main projects, including:
- Buran Shuttle.
- VM-T Atlant carrier for the Energia-Buran system.
- M-17 and M-55 high-altitude aircraft.
- Orel high-altitude UAV.
- M-101T Gzhel aircraft.
The company provides engineering and consulting services for aircraft-industry and a number of other enterprises.
Our team has gained skills in the implementation of international projects while designing aircraft for the Boeing Company.
The company management system is certified according to ISO 9001:2008.
NIK is situated in Zhukovsky, in the National Aircraft Engineering Center. Our proximity to Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI), Myasishchev Design Bureau (EMZ), Flight Research Institute (LII), Institute of Aircraft Equipment (NIIAO), and Scientific Research Institute of Instrument Design (NIIP) enables us to pool our resources and collectively tackle complex technical problems.