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Arthur Melvin Krill, American engineering, architectural and planning company executive, investor. Named Distinguished Engineering Alumnus in Private Practice University Colorado, 1974.


Krill, Arthur Melvin was born on October 17, 1921 in Burlington, Colorado, United States. Son of John Frederick and Elizabeth Marion (Rule) Krill.


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with honors, University Colorado, 1943. Master of Science, University Colorado, 1951. Diploma, Industrial College Armed Forces, 1952.


Professor mechanical engineering, head administrative engineering University Denver, 1947-1957. Director University Denver (Air Force operations analysis standby unit), 1955-1962. Head division mechanics Denver Research Institute, 1956-1962.

Founder, president Falcon Research and Development Company, Denver, 1962-1970. President Ken R. White Company, 1963-1976. Chairman board United Research Services Company, 1976-1977.

President Arthur M. Krill Consultants, since 1978. Chairman board Rocky Mountain Airways, 1970-1986. Board directors CoZin Company, Ogden Development Corporation.

Senior consultant Stearns Catalytic Corporation, 1979-1986. Former member Colorado Air Pollution Variance Board.


Board directors University Colorado Engineering Development Council, 1970-1976. Former member Colorado Board Engineering Examiners, 1974-1978. Member Metropolitan Air Quality Council, 1987-1989.

Vestryman, junior warden Church of Ascension (Episcopal), Denver. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Consultant Engineers Council, American Astronautical Society, American Society Engineering Education. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, National Society Professional Engineers, Operations Research Society of America, Denver Chamber of C. (director, chairman environmental council), Gyro Club, Denver Rotary Club, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Tau, Pi Tau Sigma.


Married Mary Alice Hitt, July 6, 1944. Children: Susan Jane Krill-Smith, Juli Elizabeth Krill Lapin, Arthur Melvin Junior.

John Frederick Krill

Elizabeth Marion (Rule) Krill

Mary Alice Hitt

Susan Jane Krill-Smith Krill

Juli Elizabeth Krill Lapin Krill

Arthur Melvin Junior Krill