JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

Valeriy Sheverdov – an honorary citizen of Zheleznogorsk

Deputy General Director - Chief Engineer of Academician Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems Valeriy Sheverdov was awarded with the title "Honorary Citizen of the Closed Administrative-Territorial Unit Zheleznogorsk".

Valeriy Sheverdov’s candidacy was approved on July 1 at the session of the Deputy Council of the closed territorial entity Zheleznogorsk.

Valeriy Sheverdov has been working in ISS since 1970. His rich experience and professional knowledge allowed him to successfully solve problems as a workshop manager, head of the planning and coordination department, deputy director for production, deputy general director - chief engineer of JSC ISS.

Under the leadership and with the immediate participation of Valeriy Sheverdov, ISS has developed and introduced into industrial production the break-through technologies for assembling and testing of all types of spacecraft, ensuring their manufacturing at the level of the best foreign samples. A plan for the reconstruction of production and an experimental base for the creation of spacecraft of the national navigation system GLONASS has been developed and implemented, a number of other projects are being carried out under the program of technical and technological development of the enterprise.

The labor contribution of Valeriy Sheverdov are highly appreciated by the state. He is a holder of the Order of the Badge of Honor and the Red Banner of Labor.

The official celebration of Valeriy Sheverdov, the new “Honorary Citizen of Zheleznogorsk closed territorial entity of the Krasnoyarsk Region” is planned to be held at the ceremonial meeting for the Day of the Town.