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George Beale Mcmeans

George Beale Mcmeans, American manufacturer executive. Member Association Iron and Steel Engineers, American Society Metals, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute, Kappa Sigma.

Background

  • Mcmeans, George Beale was born on May 22, 1913 in Natrona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of A. Nesbitt and Martha (Beale) Mcmeans.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Lehigh University, 1935.

    Career

    • Open hearth and rolling mills, 1942-1947. Assistant general superintendent Kaiser Steel Corporation, Fontana, California, 1947-1948, general superintendent, 1948-1950, works manager, 1950-1952, vice president in charge operations, Oakland, 1952-1960. Vice president Kaiser Industries Corporation, 1960-1965.

      Executive engineer Bectel Corporation, San Francisco, since 1965.

    Membership

    Member Association Iron and Steel Engineers, American Society Metals, American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Iron and Steel Institute, Kappa Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Peden, June 19, 1938. Children: George B., Charles A., Susan L. With John A. Roebling’s Sons Company.
    • father: A. Nesbitt Mcmeans
    • mother: Martha (Beale) Mcmeans
    • spouse: Virginia Peden
    • children: George B. Mcmeans
    • Charles A. Mcmeans
    • Susan L. With John A. Roebling’s Sons Co Mcmeans
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    Born March 22, 1913
    Died January 29, 1967
    (aged 53)
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