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consultant , Manufacturing executive

E. Robert Kiehl, American manufacturing executive, consultant. Achievements include research in production of coal for chemicals and distallation polyurethane foam, microwave cured fiberboard, pvc panels and gypsum products.

Background

Kiehl, E. Robert was born on April 28, 1920 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Eugene Phillip and Ida Jean Kiehl.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, 1943. Postgraduate, Princeton University, 1960—1965.

Career

Chemist, engineer Allied Chemical Corporation, Philadelphia, 1940—1943, project engineer, 1943—1944, plant manager Bethlahem, 1944—1947, plant and works manager Edgewater, New Jersey, 1947—1965. Director operating Allied Chemical Corporation Barrett Division, New York City, 1965—1967. Manager Gypsum Division Celotex Corporation, Tampa, Florida, 1967—1984.

Consultant International Executive Service Corps, Stamford, Connecticut, since 1987. Chairman materials handling committee Gypsum Association, 1971—1976. Speaker All Soviet Conference on Gypsum, Moscow, 1979.

Chairman manufacturing and mining committee Gypsum Association, 1979—1983. Speaker Bureau of Standards, Washington, 1981. Volunteer executive international projects International Executive Service Corps, Stamford, Connecticut, since 1987.

With United States Army, 1938-1943.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in production of coal for chemicals and distallation polyurethane foam, microwave cured fiberboard, pvc panels and gypsum products.

Membership

Member board of education N. Highland Regional High School, Allendale - Saddle River, New Jersey, 1960—1967. Committee chairman Boy Scouts of America, New Milford, 1957—1959. Member advisory board Comprehensive Zoning Plan, Clearwater, Florida, 1995—1996.

Member of Pi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Auto restoration, gardening, bridge, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Margaret Eleanor Swigart, October 7, 1944. Children: Robert Edward, John Marsh, Christine Margaret.

father:
Eugene Phillip

mother:
Ida Jean Kiehl

spouse:
Margaret Eleanor Swigart

child:
Robert Edward Kiehl

child:
John Marsh Kiehl

child:
Christine Margaret Kiehl