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Biographical entry Ward, Robert George (c. 1928 - 2013)

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Born
c. 1928
England
Died
5 May 2013
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Metallurgist

Summary

Robert Ward was Professor of Metallurgy at McMaster University, Canada, prior to joining BHP Co. Ltd as Director of Research in 1966. He was later General Manager of Planning and Research 1970-1974 and General Manager of Research and New Technology 1974-1988.

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Events

1975 - 1987
Award - Foundation Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences
1987 - 2013
Award - Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering

Archival resources

Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd

  • Robert George Ward - Records, 1967 - 1987; Broken Hill Proprietary Co Ltd. Details

Published resources

Books

  • Johnston-Liik, E.M., Liik, George and Ward, R.G., A Measure of Greatness: the Origins of the Australian Iron and Steel Industry, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1998, 376 pp. Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.