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E. M. Price

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1965 Bio Note [1]

Mr E. M. Price, MA (Member), has been elected to the Board of the English Electric Co. Ltd. He will also be the Managing Director of the newly-formed Power Generation Group, which includes product divisions based on the Company's Rugby, Whetstone and Netherton works.

Elected to serve a second term on this. Institution's Council in June 1965, Mr Price has been with English Electric since 1940. Until his new appointment he was General Manager of the Rugby and Whetstone centres, dealing with steam and gas turbines, nuclear reactors and atomic power projects.

He is also Managing Director of the English Electric, Babcock and Wilcox and Taylor Woodrow Atomic Power Construction Co Ltd. His public commitments include the Chairmanship of the Governors of Rugby College of Engineering Technology.

Mr E. M. Price, M.A. (Member), was apprenticed to the Victoria Falls and Transvaal Power Co. Ltd, and later to the English Electric Co. Ltd, Stafford. He has worked with English Electric since 1941, first as an Engineer as Deputy Works Manager in 1943 and as Works Manager in 1945.

Mr Price became General Manager of the Company's Rugby Works in 1954 and in addition General Manager of the Atomic Power Division in 1957. He is also Managing Director of the Atomic Power Construction Co. Ltd. He was elected a Graduate of this Institution in 1940, transferring to Associate Member in 1945. He became a Member in 1955.

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