On September 17 in Kherson on Svoboda Square opened the square and a monument in honor of the former director of JSC Kherson Shipbuilding Plant (HSZ)Vsevolod Zabotin, reports Kherson the Freedom Area edition.
Opening took place in the residential district "Shipbuilder" which was built on a planV. Zabotinaand under its personal control.
The opening ceremony headed the daughterV. Zabotina Natalya Kashkaldaand mayor of KhersonVladimir Saldo. On action also were present the People's Deputy of Ukraine EKaterina Samoylik, director general of HSZVasily Fedin, representatives of the regional state administration, City Council and about 200 inhabitants of the residential district "Shipbuilder".
The square and monument is created at the expense of sponsor's means of HSZ, the state plant "Pallada" and some other the Kherson enterprises.
Vsevolod Fedorovich ZabotinI was born on December 29, 1917 in the cityNikolaev. Graduate of the Nikolaev shipbuilding institute. I worked at the Kherson shipbuilding plant since 1955. In 1961 I headed HSZ and I worked his director of 25 years. In 1971 it is awarded ranks by Hera of Socialist work.
In time, which HSZ headedVsevolod Zabotin, at plant 230 various vessels, 20 docks, and also the inhabited residential district "Shipbuilder" on the Quarantine island are constructed.At V. Zabotin HSZ became the first enterprise of ship-building branch of the USSR which started letting out vessels for export.
The decision of the Kherson City Council of June 2, 1988 to Vsevolod Zabotin appropriated a rank "The honourable citizen of Kherson".
Vsevolod Zabotin died on March 14, 1994.