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engineering consultant

Anthony Albert Denton, British engineering consultant.


Denton, Anthony Albert was born on March 14, 1937 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England. Son of Walter Granville and Evelyn Truelove (Shaw) Denton.


Master of Arts, Cambridge University, 1958. Diploma, Imperial College, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, London University, 1966.


Design engineer, British Oxygen Company, London, 1960-1963;lecturer, Imperial College, London, 1963-1966;consultant, W D Noble & Company, London, 1960-1971;technical director, Noble Denton & Associations, London, 1971-1977;chairman, managing director, Noble Denton International, London, 1977-1997;senior adviser, Noble Denton International, London, since 1998. Visiting professor City University, London, since 1986, U. College of Swansea, Wales, 1985-1990.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.


Member Parliamentary Group Energy Studies, London, 1992-1996. Chairman United Kingdom committee for International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction, London, 1995-2000. Board member Marine Technology Directorate, 2000.

Independent member Agency Committee on Marine Science and Technology, London, 1994-2000. Fellow Institution of Mechanical Engineers (president 1994), Royal Academy of Engineering (vice president 1992-1995), Institution Inc. Engineers (honorary; president since 1996), Royal Institute Naval Architects.

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Institute of Materials.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: rugby football, motor racing, wine appreciation.


Married Anthea Phillipa Wood, September 7, 1974. Married Jean Moss, July 1959 (divorced).

Walter Granville Denton

Evelyn Truelove (Shaw) Denton

Anthea Phillipa Wood

Jean Moss