On October 12, 2013 on Central Square of Saran town there was a ceremony, dedicated to twentieth anniversary of “Кazcentrelectroprovod” Company. The square was crowded with a lot of townspeople – children and adults – as towspeople life is closely connected with the plant. The ceremony started with old traditional national Kazakh rite – “shashu”. Sweets were thrown down as a symbol of good luck. Ceremony organizers distributed 800 balloons of white and blue color, symbolizing corporate identity, to children and adults. At the command of the organizers all these balloons were let go to the sky at the first part of the ceremony program. All the plant’s personnel could be easily identified among all the ceremony guests as it had bright anniversary badges with “Together for 20 years” motto. «Together» - means to be side by side in achieving objects, assisting, helping and supporting each other in order to fulfill tasks, concerning the plant and the country as well, set by Nursultan Nazarbaev, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Only team with persons, holding the same views, can achieve such results! Author’s anniversary song was sung on the stage, telling about plant’s life, its ups and downs, hopes and plans, confidence in the future.
M. Blok, Saran Deputy Akim and R.Bekbanov, Maslikhat Secretary, had a speech on behalf of the Saran’s Akimat. They congratulated the Company with good wishes and unanimously pointed out that “…all company success is achieved due to high company specialists’ expertise and successful work of the company personnel. We are sure that capacity for work and creativity of the Company personnel will be a guarantee of future progress!” Ten Company specialists were presented with Letters of Commendation, issued by Saran Akim and Maslikhat. The specialists got Letters of Commendation due to their high professionalism, their valuable contribution to the Company and town development, honest work and creativity.
The Company authorities poured out their official thanks to the personnel and veterans who had been working for the Company for many years. All of them were invited to the decorated stage, where Kim Sergey Nickolaevich, Company General Director, presented them with anniversary commemorative medals, Thank-you letters and flowers as well.
The festive occasion was gone on with different games, contests, quizzes with prizes and presents and wonderful concert program. Singers and variety actors from Saran, Karaganda and Astana took part in the concert. Children had a lot of fun during the festive occasion too. Saran entertainment centre provided them with different professional animation programs, which were held on the square and in entertainment center as well. A large TV screen, set outdoors, displayed different cartoons for children. Each and every kid was presented with a gift.
Festive fireworks were the festive occasion apotheosis, being as unforgettable surprise and a present to the town.