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Biographical entry Price, Douglas Gordon (1927 - 2014)

9 February 1927
Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
10 July 2014
Civil engineer


Douglas Price was Managing Director and Chief Executive, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation 1975-1988. His interests included water engineering and strengthening of structures.


Born Campbelltown, New South Wales, 9 February 1927. AM 1985. Educated University of Sydney (BE 1950). Engineer, Snowy Mountains Hydroelectric Authority 1950-70, Assistant to Commissioner 1967-70; Assistant Director, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation 1970-75, Managing Director and Chief Executive 1975-88; Managing Partner, D.G. & E.F. Price Consulting Services from 1988. Peter Nicol Russell Medal, Institution of Engineers Australia 1984; Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering 1979; Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers.

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  • Price, Douglas G., 'The Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation: Ten years in international engineering consultancy', Australian Foreign Affairs Record, vol. 52, July, 1981, pp. 354-357. Details

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Rosanne Walker