Today we were shocked by terrible news - a heart attack suddenly interrupted the life of Petro Koval - one of the best bridge construction specialists of our time.
This is a tremendous loss not only for the family and friends, but also for our entire road industry.
Petro Koval is an Honored Worker of Science and Technology, PhD, Full Member of the Academy of Civil Engineering of Ukraine, Professor, Head of “Architectural Constructions” Department of the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, Leading Researcher of “DerzhdorNDI” SE Bridge Management Department.
Achievements of Petro Koval in the bridge industry are great.
He successfully managed our Institute during the period from 2002 to 2009. He educated and trained many of today’s successful bridge construction specialists.
He was the ideological mentor of “DerzhdorNDI” SE young specialists involved in bridge construction.
During his scientific activity Petro Koval published more than 400 scientific papers, 10 monographs and books, he was the developer of about 50 normative documents, obtained 29 copyright certificates and patents for inventions, prepared 10 PhD.
“DerzhdorNDI” SE staff expresses deep condolences for the family, relatives, colleagues and acquaintances of Petro Koval.
We share the pain of loss together with all relatives!
Kingdom of Heaven and Eternal Memory!