Robert A. Bowman

Robert Bowman


Robert A. Bowman

BSME ‘29

Vice President, Power and Industrial Division

Bechtel Corporation


Mr. Bowman joined Westinghouse Electric Corporation soon after graduation where he was named Manager of Engineering in the Westinghouse Atomic Power Division in 1949.  In 1951, he joined Bechtel Corporation as Chief Mechanical Engineer in the Power and Industrial Division and was later named Manager of Engineering.


Mr. Bowman has been an active member of ASME since 1931.  In 1965, he received the George Washington Gold Medal Award from ASME in recognition of his work in the steam power plant field.