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Architect , consultant

Gustave Robert Keane, Austrian architect, consultant. Past chairman architects committee United Hospital Fund. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects, American Society Testing Materials; member American Association Hospital Planning.

Background

Keane, Gustave Robert was born on January 7, 1914 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Robert Kien and Frances (Partl) Keane.

Education

Architectural engineer, State University Czechoslovakia, 1937.

Career

Designer Harvey Wiley Corbett, New York City, 1940-1943. With Eggers Partnership, 1945-1973, partner, 1963-1973. Architectural-engineering consultant, technical adviser to attorneys in defense of malpractice litigation against design professions.

Management consultant architectural and engineering firms, from 1973. Guest lecturer; board directors Building Research Institute, Washington, National Board Accreditation in Concrete Construction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include American Embassy, Ankara, Turkey, United States Naval Hosp, Puerto Rico, New Jersey College Medicine and Dentistry, Lafayette Hosp, New York Times Printing Plant, Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik Corporate Headquarters New Jersey. Contributor to books, journals.

Membership

Past chairman architects committee United Hospital Fund. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects, American Society Testing Materials. Member American Association Hospital Planning.

Connections

Married Constance van Lennep, January 30, 1940. Children– Robert van Lennep, John Francis.

father:
Robert Kien Keane

mother:
Frances (Partl) Keane

spouse:
Constance van Lennep

child:
Robert van Lennep Keane

child:
John Francis Keane