Erich Lackner

Erich Friedrich Michael Lackner (May 13, 1913 in Himmelberg, Austria – February 2, 1992 in Kärnten) was a German civil engineer.wikipedia
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Valentin submarine pens

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As a junior partner in the firm, Lackner was the on-site supervising engineer for the construction of the well known Valentin submarine pens.
Marineoberbaurat Edo Meiners was in charge overall; the on-site supervising engineer was Erich Lackner.

Himmelberg

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Erich Friedrich Michael Lackner (May 13, 1913 in Himmelberg, Austria – February 2, 1992 in Kärnten) was a German civil engineer.

Carinthia

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Erich Friedrich Michael Lackner (May 13, 1913 in Himmelberg, Austria – February 2, 1992 in Kärnten) was a German civil engineer.

Klagenfurt

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Lackner graduated from high school in Klagenfurt in 1931 and after completing studies at the Technical University of Berlin in 1937, he joined the engineering firm Agatz & Bock, which had been established the previous year.

Technical University of Berlin

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Lackner graduated from high school in Klagenfurt in 1931 and after completing studies at the Technical University of Berlin in 1937, he joined the engineering firm Agatz & Bock, which had been established the previous year.

Organisation Todt

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This was constructed between 1943 and 1945 under a contract from the Organisation Todt, using the labour of concentration-camp prisoners, who suffered a high death rate because of the conditions they worked under.

Alexandria

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After Lackner applied for a patent for a new type of anchored, pre-stressed-concrete dry dock in 1953, he oversaw the construction of dry docks in Alexandria and Karachi and numerous other projects in the ensuing years.

Karachi

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After Lackner applied for a patent for a new type of anchored, pre-stressed-concrete dry dock in 1953, he oversaw the construction of dry docks in Alexandria and Karachi and numerous other projects in the ensuing years.

English language

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He published numerous technical and scientific papers in both English and German during this period.

German language

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He published numerous technical and scientific papers in both English and German during this period.

Elbe Lateral Canal

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He also provided expert testimony to several inquiries of engineering disasters including a dam break that disabled the newly constructed Elbe Lateral Canal in 1976 and another dam break on the then-under-construction Rhine–Main–Danube Canal in 1979.

Rhine–Main–Danube Canal

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He also provided expert testimony to several inquiries of engineering disasters including a dam break that disabled the newly constructed Elbe Lateral Canal in 1976 and another dam break on the then-under-construction Rhine–Main–Danube Canal in 1979.

War Merit Cross

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