The issue is dedicated to the work of the Saratov experimental mechanical plant of theater and library equipment, which became a joint-stock company and switched to the production of products in high demand.
View of the building of the covered market in Saratov and the adjacent square.
Panorama of the square, street trade.
The dump truck leaves the gate of the Saratov Experimental Mechanical Plant of Theater and Library Equipment.
Internal view of the finished product shop.
The work of the stage equipment produced by the plant.
The director of the plant, A. A. Pavlov, speaks about the fall in demand for products in 1990 due to the cessation of construction of cultural objects, about the privatization of the plant through corporatization, about the possibility of making independent decisions on the production of products and the distribution of production forces and capacities (synchronously).
Employees of the accounting department at work.
One of the foremen talks about membership in the management board of a joint-stock company, its registered shares, the distribution of profits for the year, the indivisible fund that gives confidence in the future (synchronously).
Internal view of one of the workshops, the production process.
Processing of parts on machine tools.
Pavlov talks about changing the profile of the products produced by the plant, the number of types of products produced for processing agricultural products, and the conquest of new sales markets (synchronously).
Production processes at the assembly site of buckwheat and millet processing lines.
Setting up the machine for the production of lollipops.
Assembly of equipment for the toffee production line.
Small-sized mortar mixers and concrete mixers produced by the plant.
The process of assembling the next unit.
Production of equipment for the pasta production line.
Initial setup of the finished equipment.
View of the passage of the Krasnokutsky rebar plant, one of the first to buy a line for the production of pasta.
View of the building of a small enterprise for the production of pasta.
Production processes at the pasta factory.
Pasta, packaged in bags.
Internal views of the confectionery shop of the Engels food processing plant, production processes on the line for the production of toffee.
View of the design office of the plant.
The face of one of the design engineers.
Leading designer Kolyada talks about the development of a complex and compact line for the production of sugar and briquetted sugar beet, about the tight deadlines from the design stage to the introduction into production, about cooperation with scientists of the Research Institute of Agricultural Mechanization (synchronously).
Kolyada talks to the workers before testing the new unit.
Testing of a new plant for the production of sugar.
One of the factory foremen talks about the independent decision of the teams of many production issues, about the increase in wages, about the benefits introduced for the workers and employees of the plant, two paid holidays, about the benefits for women (synchronously).
Factory workers at the machine tools.
Loading of finished products into the truck body for shipment to the customer.
The truck passes through the territory of the plant.
Locations: Saratov region 
Seasons: Spring