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Stephen S. F. Hui

Stephen S. F. Hui, Chinese geologist, mining engineer. Member Court of University Hong Kong, since 1977.

Background

  • Hui, Stephen S. F. was born on June 13, 1912 in Tsamkong, China. Son of Oi Chow and Tsang Sze.

  • Education

    • Came to Hong Kong, 1925. Naturalized, 1963; Geological Engineer, Colorado School Mines, 1940, Doctor of Engineering (honorary), 1986. Engineer of Mines, 1940.

      Honorary Doctor of Laws, University Hong Kong, 1980.

    Career

    • Exploration geologist and mining engineer Yan Liu Tung and Tai Hang Ling Coal Fields, Kwangsi Province, China, 1942-1946. Chief mining engineer Sam Toi Ling Talc Mine, Luck Chuen District, Kwangsi Province, China, 1947-1950. Processing engineer Yan Hing Non-metallic Industrial Minerals Processing Factory, Yan Hing Mining Limited company, Hong Kong, 1951-1956.

      Chief mining engineer and mine manager Needle Hill Wolfram Mine, Yang Hing Mining Limited company, Hong Kong, 1956-1970, managing director, general manager, 1970-1972, chairman and managing director, since 1973. Chairman and managing director Chow Hing Investment Limited company, since 1973. Geological consultant, since 1950.

    Works

    • Contributor reports on mineral resources and mining problems to professional publications.

    Religion

    Denomination: Anglican

    Membership

    Member Court of University Hong Kong, since 1977. Clubs: Hong Kong Country, Royal Hong Kong Golf, Royal Hong Kong Jockey. Hong Kong Racehorse Owners Association, Chinese Recreation, Sports, South China Athletic Association, American, Hong Kong, Pacific, Culture.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Knights of Columbus Kong, August 23, 1946. Children– Sylvia S.L., Richard C.Y., William C.L. Assistant manager Shun Cheong Shipping Company.
    • father: Oi Chow
    • mother: Tsang Sze
    • spouse: Anna Knights of Columbus Kong
    • children: Sylvia S.L. Hui
    • Richard C.Y. Hui
    • William C.L. Assistant manager Shun Cheong Shipping Co Hui
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    Born June 13, 1912
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    Han