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Eugene Roy Astley

Eugene Roy Astley, American seamless tube manufacturing executive. Recipient Boy Scouts American Distinguished Eagle Scout award, 1990. President Blue Mountain council Boy Scouts American, Kennewick, 1987-1989, vice president at large, since 1989. Member National Association Corporation Directors, United States Council for Energy Awareness, American Nuclear Society (Appreciation award 1958).

Background

  • Astley, Eugene Roy was born on December 5, 1926 in Alameda, California, United States. Son of Frank Robert Astley and Mary Grace (Barr) Pease.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, University Oregon, 1948. Master of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Oregon State University, 1950.

    Career

    • Physicist General Electric, Schenectady, New York and, Richland, Washington, 1950-1965. Director, inventor Fast Flux Test Facility Battelle Northwest, Richland, 1965-1969. Director Systems Electronics & Economics Battelle Northwest, 1969-1971.

      Vice president New Projects & Products Exxon Nuclear Company, Bellevue, Washington, 1971-1979. Vice president, board directors Manufacturing Facilities-United States & Germany, Exxon Nuclear Company, Richland, 1979-1983. President, chief executive officer, board directors Sandvik Special Metals Corporation, Kennewick, Washington, 1983-1991.

      Board directors Sanvik Special Metals, Kennewick, Sanvik Rheium Alloys Inc., Elyria, Ohio. Chairman board Stirling Technology Corporation, Astley Enterprises, Inc., since 1990.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Inventor, patentee in field.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian Universalist

    Membership

    President Blue Mountain council Boy Scouts American, Kennewick, 1987-1989, vice president at large, since 1989. Member National Association Corporation Directors, United States Council for Energy Awareness, American Nuclear Society (Appreciation award 1958).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bridge, computers, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Peggy Lund, June 27, 1948. Children: Clifford Andrew, Michael J., William Lawrence.
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    Born December 5, 1926
    • 1948
      University Oregon
    • 1950
      Oregon State University
    • 1950 - 1965
      Physicist, General Electric Company
      Schenectady, New York, United States
    • 1965 - 1969
      director
      Richland, Washington, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      director, Systems Electronics & Economics Battelle Northwest
    • 1971 - 1979
      vice president, New Projects & Products Exxon Nuclear Company
      Bellevue, Washington, United States
    • 1979 - 1983
      vice president, s Manufacturing Facilities-United States & Germany
      Richland, Washington, United States
    • 1979 - 1983
      board director, s Manufacturing Facilities-United States & Germany
      Richland, Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1991
      president, s Sandvik Special Metals Corporation
      Kennewick, Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1991
      chief executive, s Sandvik Special Metals Corporation
      Kennewick, Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1991
      board director, s Sandvik Special Metals Corporation
      Kennewick, Washington, United States
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