История завода

Zavod Trud CJSC is one of the oldest and multi-profile enterprises in Russia with various equipment. 

June 1893

Основание завода

In 2018, the factory celebrated it`s 125th anniversary. Production, founded in 1893, has a long history.

The factory grew from handicraft production. The heirs of the Nizhny Novgorod tradesman, a retired non-commissioned officer, a native of peasants of the Kostroma province, the village of Gorodishche, Mikhail Smirnov, organized handicraft production in a wooden one-story wing in the courtyard.

Today, Zavod Trud CJSC actively develops foreign markets and supplies products to 12 countries, including Kazakhstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and others.
January 1920

1920-1930-е годы

In 1932 the plant was renamed the «Gorky mechanical Works Trud» , in 1943 renamed the « Gorky Metalworking Zavod Trud».

June 1941

Завод в годы Великой Отечественной Войны

During the Great Patriotic War more than 90 % of the production was defense orders.

During first months of The War about 70 plant workers went at the front. Wives, sisters, sons who urgently had to learn the professions of those who had left to defend their homeland, replaced them.

159 people were ordered to the Red Army by Zavod Trud CJSC . Only 10 people returned to the factory.

January 1950

1950-1970-е годы

After the end of The War , the factory is preparing to release new products for national consumption. This is suitcase, shoes hardware and other products.

In the post-war fifties, for the first time in the country, the technology of high- speed stamping was introduced at the factory.

After long and difficult path, Zavod Trud has grown into a big enterprise. The methods of high-speed stamping developed at the factory aroused keen interest in many enterprises from Moscow and Saint - Petersburg, Rostov and Odessa, Baku, Tashkent, Kharkov.

A pull of ministries of engineering, power plants and the electrical industry were asking for technical information. Enterprises, universities, research institutes send their representatives to the factory.

January 1980

1980-1990-е года

Since 1980, the installation of new equipment began. One of the bright moments of that time was installation of French-made galvanic lines.

In 1983, a complete reconstruction of the enterprise was carried out, the range of consumer goods manufactured by the plant was significantly expanded: hardware, conductive bags, door locks, furniture hardware, accessories for the defense industry, belt buckles and others. The company produces consumer goods, such as door locks, buckles, window bars, piano hinges, bag locks and many others.

January 1990

1990 - 2012 года

Since 1993, the company was renamed into Closed Joint-Stock Company "Zavod Trud".

In 1998, Zavod Trud CJSC start to produce worm automobile clamps designed for fixing, tightness and fastening of hoses and pipes.

Since September 14, 1995, Zavod Trud CJSC has become part of the «Luidor» Group of Companies, the largest Russian automobile holding company, which provides services and sales of domestic and foreign cars.

Since 2008, with the coming of the director Sergey Kornilov, the volume of production has 3 times grown. The number of employees increased from 140 to 300 people.

June 2012

2012 - по настоящее время

In 2018, the factory entered the federal and regional programs of increasing work productivity

«Economical production».

In 2018, Zavod Trud CJSC celebrated its 125th anniversary! Our factory has always been one of the leading enterprises in the Ministry of Light Industry of the USSR in the production of complex products. These traditions are still keeping by the new generation of our team. Now we is continuously working to modernize production, reduce production costs and improve it`s quality. That is why our customers and partners stay with us for a long time.

The company takes part in the world's largest industrial exhibitions “HANNOVER MESSE-2011” (Hanover, Germany) and the exhibition of goods for safety and security of production activities “A + A” (Dusseldorf, Germany).

Today, Zavod Trud CJSC actively develops foreign markets and supplies products to 12 countries, including Kazakhstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and others.