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naval architectural consultant

Leslie Albert Harlander, American naval architectural consultant. Recipient Gibbs medal National Academy of Sciences, 1988. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (Massachusetts Institute of Technology scholarship 1954, Jerry Land medal 1987), St. Francis Yacht Club, Richmond Yacht Club, Sigma Xi.

Background

Harlander, Leslie Albert was born on January 26, 1923 in Crockett, California, United States. Son of Albert Charles and Hilma Louise (Hedstrom) Harlander.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1951; Master of Science in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1955; postgraduate, School Nuclear science and Engineering, 1956.

Career

Design draftsman, Moore Drydock Company, Oakland, California, 1951-1954; engineer, Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco, 1955-1956; manager engineering development, Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco, 1957-1963; vice president engineering and maintenance, Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco, 1964-1967; vice president engineering and marine operations, Matson Navigation Company, San Francisco, 1968-1970; vice president operations, American President Lines, San Francisco, 1971-1977; consultant, principal, Los Angeles Harlander & Associations, Richmond, California, since 1977. Owner Cal-Coast Marine, Inc., Richmond, since 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (Massachusetts Institute of Technology scholarship 1954, Jerry Land medal 1987), St. Francis Yacht Club, Richmond Yacht Club, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: boating.

Connections

Married June Hildegarde Rodgers, October 3, 1943 (deceased March 1983). Children: George, Penny, Leslie. Married Rowena Noldner, May 21, 1983.

father:
Albert Charles Harlander

mother:
Hilma Louise (Hedstrom) Harlander

spouse:
Rowena Noldner

spouse:
June Hildegarde Rodgers

child:
Penny Harlander

child:
George Harlander

child:
Leslie Harlander