All six participants of the competition Engineer of the Year – 2019 are the representatives of Research and Development Complex Ceramics of ORPE Technologiya named after A.G. Romashin. Engineers Alexander Ganichev and Tatyana Zaychuk, the winners in Ceramic Production category, were awarded the title of Engineer of the Year for the great contribution to the development of new radiotransparent materials and products for high-speed aircraft. Alexei Osipov, a laureate in the category Process and Labor Safety Management Systems and Technologies, was honored for the development and manufacturing application of civilian ceramics products. Fifteen kinds of innovative products are launched under his guidance. Engineer Ilya Michailov participating in the competition among the young specialists in Engineering Art of the Young Specialists nomination was recognized as a leader in Ceramics Industry category for the progress made in manufacturing application of additive technologies as well as major contribution to the development of new ceramic composite materials.
“Recognition of our engineers’ achievements by professional association is indicative of a significant contribution to the development of not only the enterprise but the whole industry of the country. Year over year our specialists succeed in participating in the competition Engineer of the Year, and this year they won not only Professional Engineer category but also Engineering Art of the Young Specialists one. It means that the tradition of inventive and research activities is strong at the enterprise and is passed down through generations”, stressed Andrei Silkin, Director General of ORPE Technologiya.
Based on the results of the competition, two more specialists, Dmitry Rogov and Alexei Groshev, are awarded the title of Professional Engineer of Russia. Dmitry is distinguished in the category Military and Special Purpose Equipment for the contribution to the development and introduction of up-to-date engineering and design methods into the manufacture of advanced rocketry products. Alexei, nominating for Production Control Management category, is awarded the title for the optimization and efficiency improvement of production process in the manufacture of ceramic products for strategically valuable branches of industry.