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seamless tube manufacturing executive

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, Richland, 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 of the Board Stirling Technology Corporation, Astley Enterprises, Inc., since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

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

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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, computers, golf.

Connections

Married Peggy Lund, June 27, 1948. Children: Clifford Andrew, Michael J., William Lawrence.

father:
Frank Robert Astley Pease

mother:
Mary Grace (Barr) Pease

spouse:
Peggy Lund

child:
Clifford Andrew Astley

child:
Michael J. Astley

child:
William Lawrence Astley