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Herbert Toyne Tucker

manufacturing company executive

Herbert Toyne Tucker, South African manufacturing company executive. Recipient Cocroft Prize, Uranium Chemists Society, 1965. Member Society Glass Technology London, South Africa Institute Assayers and Analysts, South Africa Institute Management, Institute Wood Science London, Production Management Institute South Africa, South Africa Association Certified Secretaries, Society Wood Technology London. Anglican.

Background

Tucker, Herbert Toyne was born on April 3, 1927 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Son of Walter and Elsie Mary (Peacock) Tucker.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Edinburgh, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy., University London, 1957.

Career

Research chemist Anglo Transvaal Consolidated Investment, 1949-1954. Chief chemist Uranium Laboratory, Hartebeesfontein, 1956-1965. Mill manager Timberit Woodboard Ltd., Canelands, Natal, South Africa, 1965-1972.

Mill manager.

Works

  • Author: Boiler Water and Treatment, 1965.

Membership

Member Society Glass Technology London, South Africa Institute Assayers and Analysts, South Africa Institute Management, Institute Wood Science London, Production Management Institute South Africa, South Africa Association Certified Secretaries, Society Wood Technology London.

Connections

Married Valerie Joyce Peek, August 28, 1948. Children– Robert Douglas, Andrew Herbert.

father:
Walter Tucker

mother:
Elsie Mary (Peacock) Tucker

spouse:
Valerie Joyce Peek

children:
Robert Douglas Tucker

Andrew Herbert Tucker