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Mechanical engineer

James Adrian Van Wyk, American mechanical engineer. Registered professional engineer, New Jersey. Elder Grace Reformed Church, Edison, New Jersey, l988—. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers (associate), American Concrete Institute, American Society of Heating, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (professional).

Background

Wyk, James Adrian Van was born on December 6, 1936 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Son of Adrian and Gertrude Corneilia (Verduin) Van Wyk.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Newark College Engineering, 1957. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Newark College Engineering, 1962.

Career

Test engineer, instructor, mechanical engineer various companies and college, 1957-1967. General and civil engineer Fischer Engineering and Maintenance Company, Im Jin Myon, Korea, 1967-1970. Supervisor mechanical branch Philco-Ford Corporation, Chu Lai, Vietnam, 1970-1971.

General project engineer Pioneer Aereo SA, Jakarta, Indonesia, 1971-1973. Engineer Decco Engineering Company, Middlesex, New Jersey, 1973-1975. Mechanical inspector, engineer ABS World Wide Technology Services, Al Bakar, Iraq, 1975-1976.

Mechanical engineer headquarters facilities engineering activity 8th United States Army, Seoul, 1977-1979. Supervisory general engineer, utilities supervisor Area Facilities Engineer, Pyongtaek, Korea, 1979-1981, Armaments Research and Development Engineering Center, Dover, New Jersey, 1981-1986. Supervisory general engineer Directorate of Engineering and Housing New York Area Command, Brooklyn, since 1986.

Consultant, l965—.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New Jersey.

Membership

Elder Grace Reformed Church, Edison, New Jersey, l988—. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers (associate), American Concrete Institute, American Society of Heating, Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (professional).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Educational reading, photogaphy.

Connections

Married Jina Christine Yong Ja Kim, June 30, l967 (divorced l974). Married Song Sim Kim, June 2, l978.

father:
Adrian Wyk

mother:
Gertrude Corneilia (Verduin) Van Wyk

spouses:
Jina Christine Yong Ja Kim

Song Sim Kim