Aleksandr KAPLIN, USSR Civil engineer; Management, Ural Steel Construction Trust, since 1948. Lenin Prize, 1959. Member, Communist Party, since 1941.
KAPLIN, Aleksandr was born in 1913.
1938 graduated Ural Kirov Polytechn. Institute.
Since 1938 worked for Main Steel Construction Trust, now the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Minister of Construction. Helped build major plants in the Urals and Siberia. Improved Soviet methods of building blast furnaces.