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chemical company executive

Ralph Harvey Cushing, American Chemical company executive. Avocations: photography, computer art M C. Lay minister Methodist Church, Pittsburgh, 1960-1963. Served to corporal United States Army, 1944-1946, China, Burma, India Theatre of Operations. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Association Cost Engineers, National Association Corrosion Engineers (corrosion specialist since 1978).

Background

Cushing, Ralph Harvey was born on November 3, 1922 in Buffalo. Son of Benjamin Ralph and Ella Mabel (Lukens) Cushing.

Education

Bachelor of Science Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, 1952.

Career

Chemical engineer, Bristol laboratories, Syracuse, New York, 1952-1960;project engineer, Mobay Chemical Company, Pittsburgh, 1960-1963;senior project engineer, Gulf Research Company, Harmarville, Pennsylvania, 1963-1965;senior researcher, manager engineering, director coordinated computer services, senior consultant, Enron Corporation (formerly Northern National Gas Company), Omaha, 1965-1986;president, CISSCO, Inc., Omaha, since 1968.

Achievements

  • Avocations: photography, computer art M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee corrosion protection of pipelines. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Lay minister Methodist Church, Pittsburgh, 1960-1963. Served to corporal United States Army, 1944-1946, China, Burma, India Theatre of Operations. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Association Cost Engineers, National Association Corrosion Engineers (corrosion specialist since 1978).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, computer art.

Connections

Married Edith Elizabeth Smith, November 27, 1947. Children: Sharonrose, Paul Ralph.

father:
Benjamin Ralph Cushing

mother:
Ella Mabel (Lukens) Cushing

spouse:
Edith Elizabeth Smith

child:
Sharonrose Cushing

child:
Paul Ralph Cushing