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Civil engineer , Architectural

Thomas William Cowing, American architectural, civil engineer. Achievements include co-development of manufactured system of pre-engineered energy-efficient structures; implementation of a national monitoring and assessment program for passive solar homes in the United States. Regents of State of New York scholar, 1969-1973.

Background

Cowing, Thomas William was born on April 6, 1951 in Jamestown, New York, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1973. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Colorado, 1984.

Career

Commercial contractor private practice, Sherman, New York, 1974-1976. Product development engineer Earthwise Shelters Inc., Lyndonville, Vermont, 1977-1978. Construction manager Energywise Homes Inc., St. Johnsbury, 1978-1979.

Engineering consultant private practice, Chautauqua, New York, 1980-1981. Staff research engineer Solar Energy Research Institute, Golden, Colorado, 1981-1983. Engineering consultant private practice, Boulder, 1983.

Assistant director engineering and utilities University Colorado, since 1983. Speaker building systems seminary College Engineering University Colorado, Boulder, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include co-development of manufactured system of pre-engineered energy-efficient structures. Implementation of a national monitoring and assessment program for passive solar homes in the United States.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Sunday school teacher Unity of Boulder, since 1990. Cub scout pack assistant Boy Scouts American, Niwot, Colorado, since 1990. Member American Society of Heating, American Waterworks Association, International District Heating and Cooling Association, Rocky Mount Association Energy Engineers (president/board directors 1984-1989, Energy Engineer of Year 1990, Corporation Energy award 1987), Association Energy Engineers.

Connections

Son of John Henry and Eleanor Charlotte (Olsen) C. Divorced; children: Nathan T., Emily E.

father:
John Henry Cowing

mother:
Eleanor Charlotte (Olsen) Cowing

children:
Nathan T. Cowing

Emily E. Cowing