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Zbigniew Grabowski

politician , civil engineer

Zbigniew Grabowski, Polish government executive. Recipient Gold Cross merit People's State Council, Officer's Cross, PoloniaRestituta, Order of the Banner of Labour II Class. Member Polish Union Worker's Party, Warsaw, since 1950. Member International Society Mechanics & Foundation Engineering, International Committee High Dams.


Grabowski, Zbigniew was born on March 8, 1930 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Henryk and Sabina (Kruk) Grabowski.


Master of Science, Technology University, Warsaw, 1956. Doctor in, Technology University, Warsaw, 1964.


Assistant Professor 1967-1970, Extraordinary Professor 1970-1975, Professor since 1975, Head, Geotechnics and Underground Structures Division 1970-1988, organizer and Director Roads and Bridges Institute of Civil Engineering Faculty 1970-1985, Rector 1985-1988. Scientific consultant, Geoprojekt design office, Warsaw 1970-1978. Chairman Polish Geotechnics Committee.

Attached to Chair, of Council of Ministers, Chairman Technology Sciences Section 1973-1985. Chair, three scientific councils of research insts. Attached to Council of Ministers 1987-1988.

Attached to Chair, of Council of State 1986-1989. Minister, Head of Office for Scientific-Technological Progress and Implementation 1988-1989. Teacher of Polish People's Republic, National Education Commission.


  • Patentee in field.


Civil Engineering Committee of Polish Academy, of Sciences. Central Qualifying Commission, for Scientific Workers attached to Chair, of Council of Ministers. Committee Science and Technological Progress attached to Council of Ministers 1987-1988.

College of Ministry of National Education. Consultative Council attached to Chair, of Council of State 1986-1989. Economics Committee of Council of Ministers 1988-1989, Institute Society of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering since 1973, Polish United Workers' Party (PZPR) 1950-1990.


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Married Bozena Okolowicz, August 11, 1934. Children: Zbigniew, Katarzyna.

Henryk Grabowski

Sabina (Kruk) Grabowski

Bozena Okolowicz

Zbigniew Grabowski

Katarzyna Grabowski