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Manufacturing executive

Frank Henry Habicht, cndustrial executive. Member defense industrial plant equipment committee Department Defense Lieutenant commander United States Navy, 1942-1945.; Member American Machine Tool Distbrs. Association (director), past president), Fabricating Manufacturers.Assn. (director, past president), American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Conference Board (executive county), Order Knights of St. John of Jerusalem.

Background

Habicht, Frank Henry was born on September 4, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Geroge Junior and Gertrude A. (Tronc) Habicht.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1942. Postgraduate, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1942. Postgraduate, American University, Washington, District of Columbia, 1944.

Career

From sales engineer to president Marshall & Huschart Machinery Company, Chicago, 1946-1970. Vice chairman Cone-Blanchard Machine Company, Windsor, Vermont and Aldridge, England, 1971-1974. Chairman board, president United Technology Corporation, Chicago, 1970-1981.

President Steego Technology Corporation, West Palm Beach, 1981-1986. Chairman, president Corporation Associates, Inc., 1986-1997, retired, 1997. Technical consultant United States Department Defense, Washington, 1963-1964.

President UNISIG Corporation, 1980-1986, King & Gavaris Consultant Engineers Inc., 1980-1984. United States projects manager Boehringer GmbH, Germany, 1989-1995. 1997; lecturer in field.

Board directors American SIP Corporation, Botemp Corporation, Switzerland.

Works

Membership

Member defense industrial plant equipment committee Department Defense Lieutenant commander.USN, 1942-1945. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Machine Tool Distributors Association (director, past president), Fabricating Manufacturers Association (director, past president), Association of Royal Air Force Warbirds, Conference Board (executive council), Order Knights St. John of Jerusalem, Oakbrook Polo Club, Palm Beach Club, Palm Beach Yacht Club, Governor's Club, Society 4 Arts (Palm Beach), Navy League (board directors), Masons.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing, tennis.

Connections

Married Jeanne Ellen Patrick, March 9, 1943. Children: Pamela, Patricia, Frank Henry World War II Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1942.

father:
George Junior Habicht

mother:
Gertrude A. (Tronc) Habicht

spouse:
Jeanne Ellen Patrick

child:
1942 Habicht

child:
Patricia Habicht

child:
Frank Henry World War II Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Habicht

child:
Pamela Habicht

child:
Purdue University Habicht