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Biographical entry Tivey, John Proctor (1883 - 1968)

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Born
28 April 1883
Balmain, New South Wales, Australia
Died
1968
St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Engineer and Industrialist

Summary

(Sir) John Proctor Tivey worked for Australian General Electric Pty Ltd. from 1913, becoming Chief Engineer in 1929 and Director in 1945. He was educated at the University of Sydney (BA, BSc, BE).

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1911
Career position - Lecturer at the University of Queensland
1913 - c. 1928
Career position - Engineer with Australian General Electric
1929 - 1945
Career position - Chief Engineer with Australian General Electric
1938 - 1939
Career position - President of the Electrical Manufacturers' Association
1940
Career position - Chairman of the Technical Standards Division
1941
Career position - President of the Institution of Engineers (Australia)
1945
Career position - Director of Australian General Electric
1948
Career position - President of the Associated Chambers of Manufacturers of Australia
1948 - 1949
Career position - President of the Chamber of Manufacturers New South Wales
1955
Award - Knight Bachelor (Kt cr)

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