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civil engineer and consultant

Markku Lauri Piispanen, Finnish civil engineer and consultant. Recipient Design of the Year award Finnish Civil Engineers, 1967, 82. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Ghana Association Libyan Architects and Engineers, Ethiopia Association Architects and Engineers, Association Architects and Engineers, Rakenteiden Mekaniikan Kerho.

Background

Piispanen, Markku Lauri was born on August 24, 1934 in Pelkosenniemi, Finland. Son of Lauri Veikko and Saimi Erika (Mikkonen) Piispanen.

Education

Master of Science in Structural Mechanics, University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland, 1960.

Career

Technology secretary Advisory Board for Extension of Helsinki University of Technology, 1960. Office engineer National Board buildings, Helsinki, 1960-1963. General manager M. Piispanen Consultant Engineers, 1963-1970.

Chief engineer Ministry of Public works and Housing, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1970-1976. Structural expert United Nations/Over-the-counter, Accra, Ghana, 1976-1979. Construction manager Liikennetekniikka, Helsinki, 1980-1986.

Chief consultant LT Consultant, Ltd., since 1986. Chairman Tender Committee, Addis Ababa, 1970-1975, member Earthquake Committee, 1970-1975, chairman building code committee, 1972-1974.

Membership

Member New York Academy of Sciences, Ghana Association Libyan Architects and Engineers, Ethiopia Association Architects and Engineers, Association Architects and Engineers, Rakenteiden Mekaniikan Kerho.

Connections

Married Iris Ritva Oulasvirta, August 12, 1956. Children: Matti Lauri, Esa Pauli, Antti Markku, Hassina Hamada.

father:
Lauri Veikko Piispanen

mother:
Saimi Erika (Mikkonen) Piispanen

spouse:
Iris Ritva Oulasvirta

children:
Hassina Hamada Piispanen

Matti Lauri Piispanen

Antti Markku Piispanen

Esa Pauli Piispanen