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Stephen S. F. Hui

geologist , mining engineer

Stephen S. F. Hui, Chinese geologist, mining engineer. Member Court of University Hong Kong, since 1977.

Background

Hui, Stephen S. F. was born on June 13, 1912 in Tsamkong, China. Son of Oi Chow and Tsang Sze.

Education

Came to Hong Kong, 1925. Naturalized, 1963; Geological Engineer, Colorado School Mines, 1940, Doctor of Engineering (honorary), 1986. Engineer of Mines, 1940.

Honorary Doctor of Laws, University Hong Kong, 1980.

Career

Exploration geologist and mining engineer Yan Liu Tung and Tai Hang Ling Coal Fields, Kwangsi Province, China, 1942-1946. Chief mining engineer Sam Toi Ling Talc Mine, Luck Chuen District, Kwangsi Province, China, 1947-1950. Processing engineer Yan Hing Non-metallic Industrial Minerals Processing Factory, Yan Hing Mining Limited company, Hong Kong, 1951-1956.

Chief mining engineer and mine manager Needle Hill Wolfram Mine, Yang Hing Mining Limited company, Hong Kong, 1956-1970, managing director, general manager, 1970-1972, chairman and managing director, since 1973. Chairman and managing director Chow Hing Investment Limited company, since 1973. Geological consultant, since 1950.

Works

  • Contributor reports on mineral resources and mining problems to professional publications.

Membership

Member Court of University Hong Kong, since 1977. Clubs: Hong Kong Country, Royal Hong Kong Golf, Royal Hong Kong Jockey. Hong Kong Racehorse Owners Association, Chinese Recreation, Sports, South China Athletic Association, American, Hong Kong, Pacific, Culture.

Connections

Married Anna Knights of Columbus Kong, August 23, 1946. Children– Sylvia S.L., Richard C.Y., William C.L. Assistant manager Shun Cheong Shipping Company.

father:
Oi Chow

mother:
Tsang Sze

spouse:
Anna Knights of Columbus Kong

children:
Sylvia S.L. Hui

Richard C.Y. Hui

William C.L. Assistant manager Shun Cheong Shipping Co Hui