Accession UAA-2012-024 - UAA-2012-024

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  • Textual record

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2.2 m of textual records, 26 graphic items, 2 audiovisual items

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(1921 - 2010)

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He was recognized with numerous awards, among them Oilman of the Year, the J.C. Sproule Memorial Award, and the Centennial Award from the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta. He was a Fellow of Engineers Canada, a distinguished lecturer for The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, and he authored many papers on permafrost, the oil sands, and environmental issues and ethics in professional practice. Alex was generous with his time, freely giving back to the engineering profession by passing on his expertise to young engineers. He was the president of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta, as well as the Canadian Council of Professional Engineers.

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materials relating to the personal and professional life of Russell Alexander Hemstock, engineer, oil and gas executive and geotehnical reseach leader. This collection uncludes technical pepers, original/reproduced/published articles/reports, correspondence, legal documents, patents and patent applications, invitations, programs, video cassettes, photographs, plaques and certificates.

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  • English

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  • Main
  • map cabinet

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AODEEN 6.4.2015

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