The head of Bashkortostan has visited VIAM
Rustem Zakiyevich Khamitov, President of the Republic of Bashkortostan (RB) has visited VIAM on August 6, 2014.
During the visit, the head of the republic and Dmitry V. Sharonov, deputy prime minister of RB Government examined experimental - research and manufacturing capabilities of VIAM.
Specialists of VIAM have shown work of the unique equipment, told about the newest developments of the institute and answered questions.
As academician of RAS Evgeny N. Kablov, Director General of VIAM has noted, «210 product names are manufactured by the institute at 19 hi-tech low-tonnage production bays that allows delivery of different materials for successful implementation of vital state programs». Head of VIAM has given particular attention both to advanced developments of the institute to create materials of new generation and to the Strategic directions of the development of materials and technologies of their processing for the period until 2030, which are intended for different industries. Evgeny Kablov also told about the personnel training system operated at VIAM and about transfer of experience to young specialists.
Also, Evgeny Kablov and Rustem Hamitov discussed the prospective directions of cooperation between VIAM and the Republic of Bashkortostan.
In this regard, the President of RB has noted «that VIAM is the basis of the domestic aviation industry». According to him, Bashkortostan is interested in using unique developments of the institute in different industries. In his turn, Evgeny Kablov has placed his hopes on fruitful cooperation, «which allows Russia to rank high in the world economics and to provide our country with whatever is necessary for protection of the national interests».
Rustem Z. Khamitov was born on August 18, 1954 in the Kemerovo region. He has graduated from the secondary school in 1971 in Ufa. In 1977, he has graduated from Bauman Moscow State Technical University specializing in engines of flight vehicle. Then he has returned to Ufa where worked at Ufa Engine-Building Production Association and Ufa State Aviation Technical University.
Rustem Khamitov is Doctor of Engineering Sciences in the field of automatic control systems. He is the author of more than 100 scientific publications.