The journal has been published since 2004.
Since 2008 it has been included in the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI).
It is being issued quarterly (four issues a year).
The subscription index in the Russian catalogue "Rospechat" is 64556.
The journal publishes articles with new scholarly results in the field of theoretical and applied problems of modern technologies, system analysis and modeling in the following groups of specialties:
- Mechanical engineering and mechanical science
The journal is included in the list of leading scholarly journals and editions in which the main results of dissertations for the scientific degree of a doctor and candidate of sciences, approved by the expert councils of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, should be published.