4,135 professionals of the Company implemented 3,954 rationalization proposals and inventions in the first half of 2013 accounting for savings in the amount of 399.5 million rubles.
82 applications for alleged inventions and utility models were sent to the Federal Institute of Industrial Property and 94 documents of title were obtained.
The plan of introducing new equipment and advanced technologies of JSC TATNEFT included 77 action items and all of them were executed in full volume.
At the end of the Republican contest for the best arrangement of invention and patent/licensing work the Company was awarded the title "Best Company for Invention and Rationalization" with presentation of a Big Cup and a diploma of the Society of Inventors and Innovators of the Republic of Tatarstan. Twenty five innovators of JSC TATNEFT were awarded the title of "Excellence in invention and rationalization".
Engineering developments and inventions of the JSC TATNEFT received six gold medals, five silver and six bronze ones at the XVI-th Moscow International Salon of Inventions and Innovation Technologies "Archimedes-2013".