Aleksandr SPIVAKOVSKY, USSR Specialist in industrial transport. Professor, Moscow Mining Institute, since 1933; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1946. Stalin Prize, 1947. Member, Communist Party, since 1941.
SPIVAKOVSKY, Aleksandr was born in 1888.
1917 graduated Petrograd Polytechn. Institute.
Helped improve scraper conveyers and method of coal transportation in long drifts at Donbass mines. 1919-1933 instructor, Dnepropetrovsk Polytechn. Institute, and later Dnepropetrovsk Mining Institute.
Since 1949 works at Institute of Mining, USSR Academy of Science.