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Maintenance engineer

Robert Eugene Longest, American maintenance engineer.


Longest, Robert Eugene was born on February 20, 1936 in English, Indiana, United States. Son of Clell and Bessie May (Woods) Longest.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1959. Postgraduate in law, George Washington University, 1960.


Communications systems engineer Radio Engineering Laboratories, Inc., Washington, 1959-1962. Technical staff ITT Intelcom, Inc., Bailey's Cross Roads, Virginia, 1962-1964. Systems engineer, section chief Deco-Westinghouse, Inc., Leesburg, 1964-1967.

Senior systems engineer Philco-Ford Corporation, Reston, 1967-1968. Communication engineering department manager Computer Sciences Corporation, Falls Church, 1968-1973. Owner, manager Falls Church Tool Rental, 1973-1982.

Resident engineer, maintenance manager Sea Pines Plantation Company, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, since 1982. Also director emergency operations, Sea Pines Plantation. Consultant United States Navy Special Communications Project Office, Washington, 1972-1974, local government agencies, Hilton Head Island, since 1982.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor reports to United States Navy and government publications, articles to professional journals.


Cubmaster Boy Scouts American, Annandale, Virginia, 1982. Patron Community Playhouse, Hilton Head Island. Active Hilton Head Plantation Property Owners Association.

Senior staff member Heritage Classic Golf Tournament, Hilton Head Island. Trustee Fairfax (Virginia) Christian Church, 1980. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1959-1960.

Member National Institute Parks and Grounds Management.


Married Janice Ann Howgate. Children: Jennifer Lynn, Daniel Edward.

Clell Longest

Bessie May (Woods) Longest

Janice Ann Howgate

Jennifer Lynn Longest

Daniel Edward Longest