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engineering , Construction executive

Harold Joseph Westin, American architectural engineering and construction executive. Registered professional civil/structural engineer 13 states.

Background

Westin, Harold Joseph was born on May 6, 1920 in St. Paul. Son of Joseph Anders and Elsie Karen (Hagstrom) Westin.

Education

Business and Community Engagement, University Minnesota. Bachelor of Science in Law, St. Paul College Law.

Career

Chief field engineer Dravo Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1943-1944. Executive vice president Hagstrom Construction Company, St. Paul, 1946-1956. President Harold J. Westin Constructors, Inc., 1957-1989, Harold J. Westin Architects and Engineers, P.A., St. Paul, 1963-1989.

Lecturer institute technical University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1950-1977. Board directors Hillcrest State Bank, St. Paul, 1964-1979. Consultant forensic engineering for various counties, municipalities, educational and religious institutes, from 1950.

Achievements

  • Registered professional civil/structural engineer 13 states.

Membership

Board directors Society Professional Engineers Foundation, 1973-1975. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, PTO. Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers (life). Member Minnesota Society Professional Engineers (chairman building committee 1975-1977), Minnesota Society Professional Engineers (Engineer of Year 1973), National Society Professional Engineers Clubs: University Minnesota Campus, St. Paul Athletic.

Connections

Married Dolores Marion Swanson, May 15, 1943. Children: Dee Anne, Cynthia, Rosemary, Amy.

father:
Joseph Anders Westin

mother:
Elsie Karen (Hagstrom) Westin

spouse:
Dolores Marion Swanson

child:
Dee Anne Westin

child:
Cynthia Westin

child:
Rosemary Westin

child:
Amy Westin