international magazine
02 / 2020

Peer of the digital age
Vladimir Nikolaevich Kostyukov, genius Russian engineer and scientist, would have turned 70

Acontemporaneous with the era of industrial automation, as an engineer, he passed an amazing way and was far ahead of his time! so wisely he managed to focus on the opportunities life offered to him, and so scrupulously used the experience of those developments that he had been doing since his student days! Today, solutions he developed save on average $150mn/year at most refineries and petrochemical plants in Russia, and new refineries outside of Russia get added to the list!