Dmitry Kharitonov became the Laureate of the All-Russian competition “Engineer of the Year” in the nomination “Professional Engineers”, section “Ceramic Production”. The jury estimated highly not only the scientific work of the contestant, but his activity in the production process as well. During 15 years at the Enterprise Dmitry Kharitonov was promoted from a technician to the Head of one of the main production departments. Under his leadership and direct participation, in the department there have been introduced the principles of lean production, which allows the output to be increased virtually by 2.5 times. To date, the achievements of the young talented scientist include more than 50 patents, over 100 publications, and his research findings are presented at the conferences of different level.
“The fact that our staff member became the winner of the completion oriented to the revelation of Russian engineering elite is, among other things, the success of the Enterprise as a whole. It is such professionals who make ORPE TECHNOLOGIYA a global-level competence centre”, Director-General of the Enterprise Andrei Silkin noted.