BME, Technology University Berlin, 1956. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Master of Science in Power Engineering, Technology University Berlin, 1958. Doctor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, University Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, 1979.
Assistant manager boiler engineering department Riley Stoker Corporation, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1958—1961. Section manager system development Combustion Engineering, Inc., Windsor, Connecticut, 1961—1968. Various technical management positions General Atomic Company (subsidiary Gulf Oil Corporation), San Diego, 1968—1979.
Director utilities Solvent Refined Coal International, Inc. (subsidiary Gulf Oil Corporation), Denver, 1979—1981, Gulf Oil Corporation, Houston, 1981—1982. President Endyne International, Inc., 1982—1984.
Vice president engineering and technical, senior vice president operations Blount Energy Resource Corporation, Montgomery, Alabama, 1984—1991. Vice president Montenay International Corporation, Miami, Florida, 1991—2002. Retired, 2002
Foreign correspondent Resch Verlag, Munich, since 1975.
Board directors W&E Umwelttechnik A.G.
Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (past chairman nuclear heat exchanger committee). Member: Solid Waste Association North America, Integrated Waste Services Association, Cogeneration Institute, Association German Professional Engineers, National Association Corrosion Engineers (certified corrosion specialist), Association Energy Engineers (senior ).
Married Ingeborg Jutta Lesch, December 15, 1960.