The team of Goznak, each of us has perceived the terrible disaster that happened in Saint Petersburg on April 3, as his own personal tragedy. We express our heartfelt condolences to relatives of the people who died in the terrorist attack and our sympathy to those injured in it.
In the very first minutes after the tragedy, our colleagues at the Saint Petersburg Paper Mill and Mint received restless telephone calls. Relatives, near ones and colleagues from Moscow, Perm, Krasnokamsk called them. Close threads connecting the eight enterprises of Goznak became stronger than ever.
The Russian banknote design author is celebrating a jubilee
On March 31, 2017 Igor Sergeevich Krylkov, an Honored Artist of the Russian Soviet Federal Socialist Republic, the design author of banknotes, commemorative coins, documents, stamps, lottery tickets and other products of Goznak since the end of the 1940s till the beginning of the 2000s, is celebrating his 90th anniversary. One can see many works by Igor Krylkov at the History of Money Exposition (Saint Petersburg, the Peter and Paul Fortress).
A jewel-like approach
For three months the craftsmen of the Saint Petersburg Mint of Goznak worked upon a special order of Gokhran (State Depository for Precious Metals) of Russia. The Mint received a letter of acknowledgement from Gokhran of Russia. As a result, a unique series of seven commemorative “Jewelers of Russia” medals was produced.
On the way to Great Football
The first series of commemorative and investment coins of the “2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ ” Programme of the Bank of Russia dedicated to holding 2018 FIFA World Cup™ and FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia was put into circulation at the end of 2016. Read more...
Goznak’s scientific unveilings
The traditional 7th Scientific and Practical Conference “New Developments in the field of security of materials and processes” took place at the Research Institute of Goznak at the beginning of February.
General Director of Goznak Arkady Trachuk has been awarded with the Order of Friendship
On January 26, 2017, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin bestowed a high state decoration – the Order of Friendship to General Director of Goznak Arkady Trachuk.
Arkady Trachuk, General Director of Goznak was awarded by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation dated December 26, 2016 for the achieved labor success, active public activity and long-term conscientious work. Read more...
The results of “Let us preserve our world” competition were summarized at the Medal Workshop of the Saint Petersburg Mint
Following the tradition, Goznak summarized the results of another creative competition last December. It was organized for the sixth time already at the Saint Petersburg State Academical Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after I.E. Repin. Because the next year has been announced the year of ecology that was the topic of the works the students had worked upon for a few months.
The Russian renaissance
At the end of December 2016 the Bank of Russia put into circulation three “Jeweler’s Art in Russia. Sazikov” commemorative coins. The coins were struck at the Saint Petersburg Mint of Goznak.
The History of Money Museum invites to its New Year programs
On the pre-holiday days and during the New Year holidays adults and children will be able to see “the lucky rouble”, to stand in the “money rain”, hold the 5-kilogram gold coin and help Father Frost to restore photos in Instagram. The “Magic Moneybox” family program “Father Frost’s Instagram” quest have been prepared at the History of Money Museum located within the territory of the Peter and Paul Fortress. It is possible to take part in the programs on December 24 – 29 and January 4 – 8. Read more...
Information message of the Press-Service of Goznak
Due to frequent requests of representatives of mass media about two recently acquired patents of Goznak, we would like to advise the following: