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TsAGI members are among the winners of the XIX All-Russian Competition “Engineer of the Year”

19 February 2019

Specialists of the Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, a member of the National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) became finalists of the 19th All-Russian Competition “Engineer of the Year 2018.” The competition was dedicated to the 165-year anniversary of the Russian engineer, architect, scientist V.G. Shukhov.

The annual competition determines the best specialists of the engineering directions in 44 nominations in two versions: “Professional Engineers” (for participants who have working engineering experience of not less than five years), and “Engineering skills of the young” (for professionals under 30-years of age, inclusive). The competition is held in two stages.

Candidates from four TsAGI departments were introduced to participate in the competition. Andrey Kryuchkov, TsAGI engineering technologist of the 1st category of the pilot production of TsAGI’s scientific and industrial complex was awarded with a sign “Professional engineer of Russia”. In addition, the diplomas “Winner of the first round of the all-Russian competition ‘Engineer of the year’ ” were awarded to Alexander Bondarev (“Aerospace”), Denis Zhogolev (“Mechanical Engineering ”), Maxim Tarasov (“Instrumentation and Diagnostics”), Vladimir Pupchin (“Systems and Security Technologies of Production”), Andrey Dyug (“Laser Technology”).

Following the results of the second round, Dmitry Dryanitsyn, Head of Division of TsAGI’s Aircraft Strength Complex became “Professional Engineer” in the nomination “Aerospace”. He was awarded the diploma and the commemorative medal “Laureate of the Contest”.

The “Engineer of the year” competition draws attention to the problems of quality engineering personnel in Russia, increasing the attractiveness of labor and professional engineering personnel, identifying elite corps of Russian Engineers, etc. Its organizers are the Russian Union of scientific and engineering public associations, the International Union of the scientific and engineering public associations, the Academy of Engineering named after A.M. Prokhorov and the Interregional social fund to facilitate Scientific and technological progress.

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