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metal products executive

Per Ingvar Hellman, Swedish metal products executive. Achievements include inventor, developer and market introducer of powder metallurgy high speed steels; developer, market introducer of as-hip powder metallurgy high speed steels; patentee in field. Recipient The Wallquist Gold medal Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1983, Europe Achievement award American Society Metals, 1988. Fellow Royal Academy Engineering Sciences.

Background

Hellman, Per Ingvar was born on January 27, 1936 in Kalmar, Sweden. Son of Svante Olof Alexander and Ingegerd Maria (Hoflund) Hellman.

Education

Master in Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1962. Doctor in Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, 1966.

Career

Research engineer Söderfors (Sweden) Specialty Steel Works, 1965-1972, research director, 1972-1979, division manager, 1979-1982, executive vice president, 1982-1986. Division manager ABB Powdermet, Surahammar, Sweden, 1987-1995, Böhler Edelstahl, Kapfenberg, Austria, 1995-2001. Chairman Swedish Powder Metallurgy Research, 1983-1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include inventor, developer and market introducer of powder metallurgy high speed steels. Developer, market introducer of as-hip powder metallurgy high speed steels. Patentee in field.

Membership

Fellow Royal Academy Engineering Sciences.

Connections

Married Wivi-Anne Maria Rosell, April 2, 1960. Children: Pernilla Maria, Annika Amelie.

father:
Svante Olof Alexander Hellman

mother:
Ingegerd Maria (Hoflund) Hellman

spouse:
Wivi-Anne Maria Rosell

children:
Pernilla Maria Hellman

Annika Amelie Hellman