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consultant , Transportation executive

Tore Ingvar Nordin was Swedish transportation executive, consultant. Recipient Gold medal Royal Swedish Academy Engineering Sciences, 1980. Member reformed board Swedish Railway Museum; Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Technology Museum Friends, Swedish Railway Association, Nordic Railwaymen Society, Society Nordic Rail Group.

Background

Nordin, Tore Ingvar was born on May 11, 1932 in Landskrona, Sweden. Son of Henning Manfred and Anna Josefina (Bengtsson) Nordin.

Education

Degree in electro-engineering, Higher Technology College, Örebro, Sweden, 1953. Master of Science, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1959.

Career

Projectman Allmänna Svenska Elektriska Aktiebolaget Traction, Västerås, Sweden, 1959-1962, projectman electric locomotives Sweden, 1964-1966, section manager rail vehicles Sweden, 1966-1969, chief engineer, manager Sweden, 1969-1986, technical director Sweden, 1986-1989. Electro-power system engineer Electronics Power Plant, Malmö, 1962-1964. Research and engineering executive BREL Transportation, Derby, England, 1989-1992.

Technical director ABB Traction, Västerås, 1992-1996, Adtranz Sweden, 1996-1997. Retired, 1977

Private traction consultant, since 1997.

Membership

Member reformed board Swedish Railway Museum. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Technology Museum Friends, Swedish Railway Association, Nordic Railwaymen Society, Society Nordic Rail Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Model railroading, gardening, family activities.

Connections

Married Anna-Britt Svensson, July 25, 1959. Children: Mats, Ann, Britt.

father:
Henning Manfred Nordin

mother:
Anna Josefina (Bengtsson) Nordin

spouse:
Anna-Britt Svensson

children:
Mats Nordin

Ann Nordin

Britt Nordin