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On September 12 the Head of the Republic of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov presented state awards of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Bashkortostan in Ufa Bashkortostan.

45 representatives of various sectors of the economy, social sphere, culture and sports were presented with certificates of appreciation, honorary diplomas and titles for professional achievements. Among the praised, Valentin Vasilyevich Kiselyov, a geology consultant of Geostra Research and Production Center, a subsidiary of Bashneftegeofizika JSC, was also awarded with high title of " Honored Geologist of the Russian Federation".


Valentin Vasilyevich has worked in geophysics for 43-years. For many years he worked as the head of the experimental and methodical party of the “Bashneftegeofizika” Trust. He interpreted geological and geophysical data based on the photo delineation of aerophotography and satellite imagery. Later he headed the geological department of the company. Since 2007, for ten years until October 2017, he has been the chief geologist of “Geostra” Scientific and Production Centre. Valentin Vasilyevich added the high government award to the corporate and republican titles of "Honored Worker of JSC "Bashneftegeofizika", "Honored Oil Worker of the Republic of Bashkortostan. This further distinguished title is the recognition of Valentin Vasilievich Kiselev’s contribution to the development of Russian geology.

In his welcoming speech, Rustem Zakievich congratulated everyone on receiving well-deserved awards and wished health and further achievements.

Receiving the award, Valentin Vasilievich assured the head of the republic that the geologists and geophysicists of the republic will do their best to find new deposits of hydrocarbon raw materials for the good of the republic and the country.


"I thank my lucky stars that I worked in Bashneftegeofizika for so many years," Valentin Vasilievich shared his joy. My work has always been very interesting, we have been searching tirelessly for new structures, objects, and discovered new deposits. And we were pleased to hear the words of gratitude from the customers, for helping to open new deposits. At these moments you realize that you are doing something useful for the republic and the country and feel proud for being involved in such a serious business, witnessing big days and being part of the remarkable enterprise “Bashneftegeofizika”.

It should be said that Valentin Vasilievich, became a mentor, teacher and a true friend for several generations of colleagues, and enjoys well-deserved recognition. The veteran continues to generously share his encyclopedic knowledge and vast experience. Many of his students have long ago became first-rate specialists - leading specialists of the company, though they consult him and always get exhaustive and wise professional advice, and practical wisdom. Being on a well-deserved rest, Kiselev continues to contribute to the training of future professionals for geophysics. He is a member of the State Examination Commission of the Ufa State Oil Technical University.


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