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corrosion engineering executive

Robert Edgar Jordan, American corrosion engineering executive. Achievements include: patent for pressure vessel design. With United States Army, 1960-1963. Member National Association Corrosion Engineers (chairman task group on acoustic emissions testing Houston 1986-1993), Pennsylvania Society Professional Engineers, Phila Engineers Club.

Background

Jordan, Robert Edgar was born on October 25, 1936 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William R. and Helen M. (McCabe) Jordan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1969.

Career

Inspector, Hartford Steam Boiler Insurance & Insurance Company, Philadelphia, 1963-1967;test engineer, DeLavel Steam Turbine, Trenton, New Jersey, 1967-1969;maintenance engineer, Mobay Chem Company, New Martinsville, W. Virginia, 1969-1977;maintenance engineer, Allied Chemical Company, Moundsville, W. Virginia, 1977-1979;senior engineer, Benjamin Franklin Goodrich Chem Company, Cleveland, 1979-1991;president, Port Richmond Engineering Svc. Company, Philadelphia, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include: patent for pressure vessel design.

Membership

With United States Army, 1960-1963. Member National Association Corrosion Engineers (chairman task group on acoustic emissions testing Houston 1986-1993), Pennsylvania Society Professional Engineers, Phila Engineers Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations;woodworking, computers.

Connections

Married Joan M. Mains, April 15, 1960 (divorced May, 1983). Children: Bridget, Roxanne, Brooks, Francis.

father:
William R. Jordan

mother:
Helen M. (McCabe) Jordan

spouse:
Joan M. Mains

child:
Bridget Jordan

child:
Roxanne Jordan

child:
Brooks Jordan

child:
Francis Jordan