Sergei Yurievich Shanchnev
Sergei Shachnev was born on December 16, 1964 in Moscow. He graduated from Bauman Moscow Higher Technical School (1987) specializing in Technology of mechanical engineering, machine tools and instruments and post-graduate course at Bauman MHTS (1990), Candidate of Science.
1990-1997 – technologist category 2, production engineer category 2, production engineer category 1, leading production engineer of the Central Bureau of Unique Instrument Design of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR.
1997-2005 – Master of Group 1, Head of Bureau, Deputy Head of Machining Department – Head of Office, Head of Department of the Closed Joint Stock Company Experimental Machine-Building Plant of S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia.
2005-2014 – Deputy Chief Technologist – Head of Department, Chief Technologist, First Deputy Chief Engineer – Chief Technologist of the Closed Joint Stock Company Experimental Machine Building Plant of S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia.
November 2015 - January 2017 – General Director of the Closed Joint Stock Company Experimental Machine-Building Plant of S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia.
Since February 2017 – First Deputy General Director of the Closed Joint Stock Company Experimental Machine-Building Plant of S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia – Technical Director.
S.Yu. Shachnev took an active part in the development and introduction of the advanced technological processes in the manufacture of rocket-space technology, improvement of technological preparation of production, introduction of design-automation system and development of technological processes, generation and implementation of plans for the plant shops technical re-equipment, development of external and internal specialization and cooperation of production with the industry enterprises.
Currently the Experimental Machine-Building Plant provides manufacture, tests, prelaunch processing of the Soyuz MS, Progress MS manned transport and cargo spacecraft, the Pirs Module, unmanned spacecraft for various purposes, the DM-type Upper Stages, the new modules equipment of the International Space Station Russian Segment, production of goods for socio-economic purposes and others.
Shachnev is the author of more than 20 scientific papers and patents for inventions.
He successfully combines production work with teaching and is an Associate Professor of Bauman MSTU.
Shachnev is decorated with Korolev badge of Federal Space Agency, Korolev Medal and Distinguished Service Medal of Cosmonautics Federation of Russia, awarded a Certificate of Honour of Korolev city Administration.