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Civil engineer

Albert John Bast, III, American civil engineer. Fellow Hong Kong Institution Engineers; member American Society of Civil Engineers, Construction Management Association American, Virginia Military Institute Alumni Association, University California Alumni Association, Berkeley Engineering Alumni Society, United States Army War College Alumni Association, American Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong, American Club Hong Kong, Kappa Alpha, Chi Epsilon.

Background

III, Albert John Bast, was born on November 14, 1948 in Canton, Ohio, United States. Son of Albert John Junior and Nicole Agnes (Baboud) B.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Virginia Military Institute, 1970. Master in Engineering, University California, 1977. Graduate, United States Army Command and General Staff College, 1987.

Graduate, United States Army War College, 1991.

Career

Second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1970;advanced through grades to major, United States Army, 1981;civil engineer C.E., United States Army, Fayetteville, North Carolina, 1970-1974;company/installation commander, United States Army, Republic of Korea, 1975-1977;aero facilities project manager National Aeronautics and Space Administration, United States Army, Washington, 1977-1981;resigned, United States Army, Washington, 1981;lieutenant colonel C.E., United States Army Reserve, since 1981;resident engineer, Parsons Brinckerhoff Construction Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., Norfolk, Virginia, 1981-1984;project engineer, Euroroute Technology Audit, Paris, 1985;vice president business development, Parsons Brinckerhoff Construction Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., Herndon, Virginia, 1985-1987;construction planner Storebaelt Tunnel, Parsons Brinckerhoff Construction Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., Copenhagen, 1988;vice president, Parsons Brinckerhoff International Inc., Hong Kong, since 1989;director, Parsons Brinckerhoff (Asia) Ltd., Thailand, since 1992;senior vice president, Parsons Brinckerhoff (Asia) Ltd., Hong Kong, since 1993. Guest lecturer Hong Kong Open Forum Series, 1990. Construction planner Panchiao rwy. undergrounding project, Taipei, 1990.

Principal in charge 3d Stage Expwy., Bangkok, 1990-1991, Bangkok Elevated Transport System Design Review, 1992-1993. Deputy regional manager, Asia, 1989-1993. Country manager, Japan, since 1989.

Project director Chek Lap Kok Airport Projects, Hong Kong, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Avocations: sailing, traveling, hiking. M C.

Membership

Fellow Hong Kong Institution Engineers. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Construction Management Association American, Virginia Military Institute Alumni Association, University of California Alumni Association, Berkeley Engineering Alumni Society, United States Army War College Alumni Association, American Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong, American Club Hong Kong, Kappa Alpha, Chi Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, travel, hiking.

Connections

Married Susan Elsa Burner, December 12, 1970. L child, Nicole Susanne.

father:
Albert John B. Junior

mother:
Nicole Agnes (Baboud) B.

spouse:
Susan Elsa Burner