Georgy Ivanovich Zakamennih
General director of the Federal state unitary enterprise "CSRI BUREVESTNIK".
Doctor of technical sciences, professor, academician of the Russian academy of
rocket and artillery sciences, the main scientific leader of the RARAS on
direction «Artillery weapon». Member of the Expert Board on problems of
defense-industrial complex under the committee of State Duma on industry,
construction and science intensive technologies. The head of the department
“Impulse heat machines” of the Nizhniy Novgorod state technical university. The
main editor of the scientific-technical collection “Defense technique”.
By the order of the Ministry of industry and energy of Russian Federation and
the Minister of defense of Russian Federation ¹ 310.496 by
16.11.05 he was appointed a general designer of a rtillery weapon. He is a
scientist and designer in sphere of creation of unified multi-functional
complexes of weapon of inter-specific appliance. The author of 32 inventions and
over 200 scientific works (33 are printed in the magazines and sectorial
The Central scientific-research institute “Burevestnik” is the head
organization on coordination of activity of companies and system investigations
in sphere development, production, modernization and utilization of
a rtillery weapon.
Federal state unitary enterprise "CSRI Burevestnik» was established by the
order of Ministry of Defense Industry of USSR of 2 July 1970 No. 272. For the
years of the company existence the specialists of the company have invented and
fielded high rapid-firing ship automatic a rtillery systems of different
calibers, self-propelled artillery systems for ground forces, mortar weapons,
and weapon operation support facilities.
The institute's team has completed over 350 research and development
projects, which implied prototype manufacture, developed comprehensive programs
for domestic ordnance development, as well as a system of a guideline and
strategy documents for armaments advanced development. Federal state unitary
enterprise "BUREVESTNIK" possesses ISO-9000 certification of conformity and
licenses for development and manufacturing of armaments and commercial products.
One of the directions of activity of the institute, within the program of
development of produce of civil purposes, is modernization of technical base of
wagon and locomotive depot, railway-carriage repair plants, and also creation of
perspective samples of freight cars.
The institute developed and put into operation high efficient complexes on
production and repair of wheel pairs of railroad cars at the number of companies
of the public corporation “RZD”. Diagnostic bench-top equipment, self-propelled
repair complexes for replacement of wheel pairs in consists are in repetition
work. And also platforms for transportation of big-diameter pipes, super size
containers and other long-length loads are developed by the company.
Federal state unitary enterprise "BUREVESTNIK" keeps up close contacts with
more than 100 domestic organizations, a number of organizations of the Defense
Ministry of Russian Federation, research institutes of the Academy of Sciences
and academic research laboratories.