Speaker
Position:Vice-President in charge of Research
Employer:NPO “Puls”
Country:Russia

Evgeniy Aleksandrovich Meshalkin is a doctor of engineering sciences, professor, academician at VAN KB, NAN PB, vice president for research at NPO "Pulse", a member of the NOP subcommittee on fire safety.

He graduated from the Higher Engineering Fire and Engineering School (1975) and postgraduate military course at the same high educational institution (1978) in the department of "Fire safety in construction." From October 1978 to January 2000 he worked at the Fire Safety Research Institute (VNIIPO), in 1994-2000- as deputy head of the Institute. From January 2000 to February 2005 - Head of the State Firefighting Service Academy.  He is the author of about 300 scientific works, including 2 monographs and 3 practical guides for designers,more than 70 of them are dedicated to the problems of fire protection facilities construction.

He is one of the primary developers of system for fire safety regulation documents (1994-1996), head of the certification authority in the field of fire safety (2000-2005). He is a head of many scientific and technical developments on designing a system of fire detection and extinguishing, fire protection facilities for various purposes (1994-2005).

He has been working in the NPO "Puls" since June 2005, he is currently the Vice President for Research and at the same time head of the Scientific and Technical Complex "Fire Safety". During this period a complex of works on preparation of special specifications, design and installation of fire protection systems, more than 100 different purpose objects (high-rise residential and public buildings, business centers, hotels and recreational complexes, storage facilities, etc.) was performed under his leadership and with his participation. A number of objects is a part of the “New Ring of Moscow” program. He maintains close contact with the ZAO "Inteko", OOO "Horus Capital", OAO "Regiony Development", OAO "Peresvet-Region", OAO "TSNIIEPzhilishcha", OAO "Finproekt", OAO "Promstroiproekt", ZAO PO "Spetsavtomatika" (city of Biysk), OOO "RGS-nedvizhimost", OAO "Barkley", ZAO "DEKRA", etc. He is a consultant in a number of large-scale projects implemented by companies “BRT Engineering GmbH”, Germany, “ARUP” and “Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates”, Great Britain, “Swanke Hayden Connell Architects” and “Cosentini Associates Consulting Engineers”, USA.

Delegated expert to the expert group of the Department for Assessment of technical regulation of the Ministry of Economic Development (from 2013 till present) and the Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of Russia (since 2014).

Member of TK #274 "Fire Safety" of Rosstandart, the Federal Chamber of Fire and Rescue industry, the Scientific and Technical Council of the Ministry of Civil Defence, Emergencies and Disaster Relief of the Russian Federation