The 50-thousandth tourist

April 20, 2018

On April 20, 2018 the participants of the XVI International Conference "Titan-2018" visited OJSC "BELAZ" within the framework of the industrial tourism project "BELAZ - brand of Belarus". Among the participants of the International Conference there was the 50-thousandth tourist.

The jubilee guest was determined by the entrance ticket number. The owner of the lucky ticket became Kin Tichang. The 50-thousandth tourist received a memorable gift and the certificate proving the status of the jubilee tourist.  

In the museum the guests saw the exact copies of the vehicles that have been manufactured at the factory from the very beginning, models of modern equipment and got acquainted with the construction and modernization stages of the factory as well as with the modern achievements of OJSC "BELAZ".

After the museum the tourists visited the exhibition of the mining dump trucks and special purpose equipment as well as main assembly line workshop. The guests also learned about the manufacturing process of extra heavy dump trucks. A special memorable photo session in front of the 450MT BELAZ, the holder of the Guinness World Records, was organized for the tourists.  

The project of the industrial tourism at OJSC "BELAZ" started on July 15, 2015. At that time the factory received the tourists for the first time. Since then the guests from about 30 countries have visited BELAZ: Spain, Italy, France, Norway, USA, Great Britain, Lebanon, Jordan, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation.   

The excursions are made with regard to the personal wishes and requests of the visitors. The guide tour along the factory allows not only to get acquainted with the plant history and its achievements but also visit the production facilities and see the assembly of mining dump trucks. Those who want to get an unforgettable experience can have a drive in a mining dump truck of heavy payload capacity.

There are a lot of special festive events at BELAZ. For example, BELAZ Father Frost entertains the tourists with a special festive program during winter holidays. On St. Valentine’s Day a lot of couples visit BELAZ to share their feelings on the deck of a mining dump truck. There are also special events devoted to the Defender of the Fatherland Day, International Women’s Day, Universal Children’s Day etc.

Recently OJSC “BELAZ has got the Grand Prix at the Republican Contest of consumers’ preferences in the category "Tourism" with the project "BELAZ – brand of Belarus".

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