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Engineer

Richard Taylor Bennett, American engineer. Registered professional engineer, Illinois. Member American Society Agricultural Engineers (director 1972-1974), Society Automotive Engineers (chairman Chicago section 1980).

Background

Bennett, Richard Taylor was born on June 10, 1936 in St. Louis. Son of Richard Howard and Winifred Lucinda (Herlinger) Bennett.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1957. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1959.

Career

Test engineer, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1959-1962;project engineer, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1962-1966;product engineer, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1966-1974;chief engineer, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1974-1979;director product development, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1979-1983;product integrity engineer, International Harvester, Hinsdale, Illinois, 1983-1985;senior project engineer, J.I. Case Company, Hinsdale, 1985-1988;staff engineer, J.I. Case Company, Hinsdale, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Illinois.

Membership

Member American Society Agricultural Engineers (director 1972-1974), Society Automotive Engineers (chairman Chicago section 1980).

Connections

Married Carol Ellen Kujala, April 6, 1963. Children: Yvonne Marie, Sarah Lynn.

father:
Richard Howard Bennett

mother:
Winifred Lucinda (Herlinger) Bennett

spouse:
Carol Ellen Kujala

children:
Yvonne Marie Bennett

Sarah Lynn Bennett