Vasiliy OVSYANKIN, USSR Civil engineer. Full member and V.-President, USSR Academy of Building and Architecture, since 1956; V.-President, International Council on Construction, since 1959. two Stalin Prizes, 1949, 1951. Member, Communist Party, since 1953.
OVSYANKIN, Vasiliy was born in 1900.
1927 graduated Kharkov Technology Institute.
Expert on reinforced concrete structures, mechanical, and organ, and economics of construction. Since 1927 at various construction organization. 1954-1956 Chief, Technology Board, USSR Minister of Construction.
1959 headed Soviet delegation at 1st International Congress on Construction, Rotterdam.