About us

Kurganmashzavod Public Joint-Stock Company is the biggest enterprise of Kurgan region and one of the leaders of Russian military industrial complex. It is the only plant in Russia producing infantry fighting vehicles adopted by the armies of almost 30 countries.

For several decades, the plant has been producing competitive products, increasing the prestige of the Russian weaponry on the world market. The combat vehicles manufactured by Kurganmashzavod PJSC have well proven themselves and are known all over the world. These are the BMP-2, BMP-3 fighting vehicles and the vehicles on their base, the upgraded BMP-1, BMP-2 and BMP-3 IFVs, BREM-L armoured recovery vehicle, and the BMP-3 based multipurpose unified chassis for mounting various weapons systems.

Currently, the company is implementing a comprehensive modernization program of the BMP-3 IFVs, with the use of innovative technologies, which allow significantly increase the comprehensive combat effectiveness of the BMP-3 IFV based upgraded prototypes.

In addition, for several years, the company has been upgrading the airborne assault vehicles for airborne Russian troops. The BMP-3 based upgraded BMD-4M airborne assault vehicle and the BTR-MDM armored personnel carrier created on its base were adopted by the Russian Army in 2016.

Today, the company fulfills the state defense order for the delivery of infantry fighting vehicles and airborne assault vehicles to Russia’s Armed Forces. As part of the state rearmament program, the BMP-3 IFVs, BREM-L armored recovery vehicles, as well as the BMD-4M airborne assault vehicles and BTR-MDM airborne APCs are being delivered for the army.

Special Design Bureau of Machine Building (SDBMB) and Kurganmashzavod continue to work on creating promising vehicles based on the Kurganets-25 medium unified tracked platform for the Russian Land Forces. The Kurganets-25 platform based prototypes of fighting vehicles, along with the BMP-3 IFVs, BMD-4M and BTR-MDM airborne assault vehicles, participate in the Victory Parade on Red Square in Moscow every year.

Kurganmashzavod PJSC produces not only military equipment, but also civilian industry products that are in demand for the logistics support units of the Russian Armed Forces.

Kurganmashzavod PJSC is a specialized production site and the largest machine-building complex in the Trans-Urals. The company has modern equipment that ensures a full production cycle from all types of machining to assembly and comprehensive testing of the ready products.

Since June 2018, Kurganmashzavod PJSC has joined JSC NPO "High-Precision Weapons" of Rostec State Corporation.