Указом Президиума Верховного совета СССР от 28 декабря 1977 г. НПО ЦКТИ им. И.И. Ползунова было награждено орденом  Октябрьской Революции.
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Scientific and Production Association for research and design of power engineering equipment named after I. Polzunov JSC, former Central Boiler and Turbine Institution (CKTI) has more than 80-year (See Historical reference) experience in the sphere of development and upgrading of power engineering equipment.

NPO CKTI has all the licenses, patents and permits necessary for performing of activities subject to regulatory authorities.


  • Has scientific and technical potential including:
    • Highly qualified personnel (85 Grand PhDs and PhDs and 540 specialists),
    • Unique experimental base including heat power plant and approximately 100 test benches,
  • is a leading specialized body concerning issues of industrial safety of boilers, vessels and pipes, as well as analysis of industrial risks threatening life and health of people and issues of safety insurance as per Rostekhnadzor regulations,
  • is authorized base standardization body,
  • is a leading body for extension of life of thermal and mechanical equipment of Leningradskaya Nuclear Power Plant and it performs similar activities for Kurskaya, Smolenskaya, Kolskaya and Bilibinskaya Nuclear Power Plant.
  • includes:

NPO CKTI scientists and specialists are in successful cooperation with scientific institutions of Russian Academy of Sciences (in the field of physicotechnical issues of power engineering, mechanical engineering issues, issues of mechanics and control processes), Saint Petersburg Scientific Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences, technical committees and scientific societies, Nuclear Societies of Russia, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), etc.