Student, Ampleforth College, England, 1942—1946. Student, De Havilland Aeronautical Technology School, Hatfield, Herts, England, 1946—1950. Graduate, Royal Aeronautical Society, London, 1950.
Graduate in research and development management, Sloan School Business, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1977.
Structural analysis, development engineer De Havilland Aircraft Company, Hatfield, 1950—1960. Senior structural analysis engineer Hawker Siddeley Aviation, 1960—1965. Structural development engineer Grumman Aerospace Corporation, Bethpage, New York, 1965—1968, leader structural composites group, 1968—1971, manager advanced composites, 1971—1975, director advanced development, 1975—1985.
President AMEC, Halifax, from 1987, lecturer composite structural courses.
Fellow: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (chartered engineer associate). Member: Canada Aeronautical and Space Institute, Institute Structural Engineers, Royal Aeronautical Society.
Married Mary Stella Hayes, June 4, 1955.