Nikolay RAZIN, USSR Construction specialist. Chief Engineering, Main Design Board for Hydropower Construction; full member, USSR Academy, of Building and Architecture, since 1956. Order of Lenin; “Hammer and Sickle” gold medal, 1958; Stalin Prize, 1952; Hero of Socialist Labor, 1958. Member, Communist Party, since 1956.
1929-1949 worked on construction of various hydraulic structures. 1949-1953 Chief Engineering in construction of Tsimlyansky Hydropower Complex. Since 1953 Chief Engineering in construction of Kuybyshev Hydroelectric Plant.
Works deal with hydraulic engineer construction. Helped develop geomorphometric and hydraulic principles of regulating river channels.