President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko awarded researchers of UKROBORONPROM (UOP) enterprises with the State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology 2016.
In accordance with the Presidential Decree №101 / 2017 of 7 April 2017, specialists of the PJSC “Research-and-Production Association “Kyiv Automatics Plant” and SE “Zaporozhye Machine-Building Design Bureau Progress State Enterprise named after Academician A.G.Ivchenko” became the State Prize laureates.
For their work on "WS Instrument Complex for Light Armored Vehicles" were awarded: chairman of the management board Serhiy Malyarov, deputy chairman Victor Tsiruk, deputy head of special design bureau Oleksiy Klymenko, principal design engineer Mykola Il’chenko, advisor Anatoliy Ponomarenko. Olena Bezvesil’na, Professor at the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute Named After Igor Sikorsky" and the President of the educational institution "Open International University of Human Development "Ukraine" Petro Talanchuk made their contribution into this work.
For his work “Creation and Implementation of a New Class of Eutectic Composite Materials in Innovative Technologies of Engineering Enterprises”, deputy director, chief designer of the SE “Zaporozhye Machine-Building Design Bureau Progress State Enterprise named after Academician A.G.Ivchenko” Vyacheslav Merkulov also received the State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology 2016. This work was created in close collaboration with other scientists of the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute Named after Igor Sikorsky", Institute of Metal Physics named after H.V. Kurdyumova, NAS of Ukraine, National Aviation University, Zaporizhzhya National Technical University and JSC "Motor Sich".
UOP team congratulates the laureates of the State Prize, wishing them professional success!