LLC "AKMA" was founded
The key activity was development and implementation of automatic enterprise management systems, mainly for glass factories
First sales department was created
The creation of the unified electronic system of documents circulation and accounting of goods
Employees in our programming department implemented unified electronic system of documents circulation and accounting of goods
Reconstruction of administrative building
Warehouse building was put into operation and reconstruction of administrative building was carried out
Creation of delivery service, expansion of the market share
Reconstruction was carried out, first manufacturing facility was built
AKMA converts from distributor of glass product into a glass processing company.
Creation of marketing department
To enter new markets of processed glass, marketing department was formed.
First in the North-West region line for insulating glass construction (from the Austrian company LISEC) was put into operation
“Akma” becomes the first representative of Saint-Gobain in the North-West region of Russiabain на Северо - Западе России
We concluded a contract with a multinational glass enterprise Saint-Gobain for the supply of glass.
AKMA insulating glass which is made of energy-saving glass was recognized as best in Russia by thermophysical index
This is confirmed by RAACS (Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences) certificate
AKMA puts in use modern equipment for processing, boring execution of bevel on glass and mirrors
We have mastered the German technology of gluing “glass+glass”, “glass+metal”. AKMA set up the production of difficult insulating glass with bent spacer, which is used in railway transport.
Reconstruction and launch of new manufacturing facility for glass processing
We installed new glass cutters and equipment for production of insulating glass.
Glass room opening
"AKMA" started the production of finished goods.
Construction of a new workshop. AKMA commissioned furnaces for horizontal tempering of flat glass Kera Glass
"AKMA" started the production of tempered glass.
By the end of the year LLC “AKMA” was awarded the prize from experts of the program "Public Recognition" for the achievement in the formation of professional reputation.
We started the production of interior doors with the use of new equipment for engraving on glass planes
Commissioned new roller coating machine for single layer coating with ceramic ink of clear or tinted glass. The company established the production of enamels (stemalites) and ecosatinate / development of LLC "AKMA"/
“AKMA” received Dov Corning's certificate confirming the company's qualification in production of insulating glass for structural glazing
We implemented our first project in St. Petersburg - a business center on Parkhomenko 10.
Automated line for tempering of curved glass was put in use
The furnace for Heat Soak Test was installed.
We retooled with new equipment for processing and cutting of glass, acquired new automating storage system, and glass cutting table “Jumbo”
Hi-tech equipment for production of laminated architectural or decorative glass was put into operation
Hi-tech digital printer GlassJet was put into operation
Printer applies ceramic ink that are then fired or tempered to fuse the ink with the glass. This results in high resolution, full color image.
AKMA put into operation Mimiaki printer (produced in Japan) which prints with UV-ink that dry immediately when exposed to UV-light
AKMA becomes a participant of the largest building project in Russia (MIBC “Moscow City”).
The company mastered production of glass with images printed using ceramic inks. This new technology, was used to decorate the lobby of the St. Petersburg metro station "Obvodny canal".
AKMA entered a new market of finished goods. Glass furniture from AKMA appeared in the leading chains of shops
“M-video”, “Eldorado”, “Telemax”, “Tehnosila”as well as internet shops “Ulmart” and “RiC”.
“AKMA” started to supply glass for high-speed trains “Sapsan”
Our insulating glass can withstand colossal vibration load and has high strength: glass can withstand impact of 500 j with the stone.
New projects: decoration of the interior of the largest banks in Russia - “Sberbank” and “Bank Saint Petersburg”.
In August we opened second manufacturing facility for insulating glass production
Products manufactured there where used in building of business-park “Polustrovo” (business-center “Benua”, “Theorem”, “Four Seasons”).
In June we put into use anther new workshop for glass processing.
LLC “AKMA” consolidates its leading positions in glass business in Russia.
New stadium “Otkritie Arena” in Moscow, which uses our products, opens for first visitors
Business Center “Lotos” which uses our insulating glass is rented out.
The work with the first Russian center of oceanography and marine biology “Mosvarium” was successfully finished and the site is open to visitors
LLC “AKMA” is chosen as a supplier of glass for “Nagatino I-Land” the largest business park in Moscow.
The company celebrates its 25th anniversary opening a new page in its history.