Vladimir Grachev works at the design bureau ‘Grachev and Partners’ that he founded. Its main field of activities is the integrated design engineering of residential and public buildings. The bureau has experience in the development of large multifunctional complexes, including several tall buildings in Yekaterinburg. The company area also includes the development of application software for fire safety and sanitary construction calculations and the structural health monitoring systems.

Professional experience: management of the Memorial Church on Blood projects, first Russian skyscraper outside Moscow – Vysotsky business center, international exhibition complex ‘Yekaterinburg-Expo’, Opera multifunctional high-rise complex and a number of other residential, office and commercial buildings in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

Vladimir is the author of several books and publications in the field of fire safety, disproportionate (progressive) collapse, flexible rate setting.