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consultant , Civil engineer

Steven Istvan Majtenyi, American civil engineer, consultant. Achievements include participation in the development of numerous technical ideas in the United States Government and private industry; improvement of procurement documents in numerous countries worldwide. Josephine de Karman scholar, 1962-1964. Fellow: American Society of Civil Engineers (life).

Background

Majtenyi, Steven Istvan was born on January 20, 1936 in Elek, Hungary. Came to the United States, 1962. Son of Vilmos Gyorgy and Edit (Laczo) Majtenyi.

Education

Student, University Poitiers, France, 1962. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1969.

Career

Teaching and research assistant Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1964-1968. Soils engineer Texas Assessment Management System, New York City, 1968-1971. Highway research engineer United States Department Transportation/FHWA, Washington, 1971-1976.

Highway engineer The World Bank, 1976-1981. Senior consultant The World Bank, United States Department Transportation/FHWA, 1981-1995. Procurement expert United Nations, New York City, 1995-1998.

Civil engineering consultant Gahanna, Ohio, 1998—2008. Retired, 2001

Speaker in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include participation in the development of numerous technical ideas in the United States Government and private industry. Improvement of procurement documents in numerous countries worldwide.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: American Society of Civil Engineers (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: culinary arts, traveling.

Connections

Married Joan E. Zimmerman, January 21, 1972. Children: Vivian Claire, Juliet Eve.

father:
Vilmos Gyorgy Majtenyi

mother:
Edit (Laczo) Majtenyi

spouse:
Joan E. Zimmerman

children:
Juliet Eve Majtenyi

Vivian Claire Majtenyi