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The Passing Of A Real Engineer

By Rik van Hemmen

Today marks the passing of a real engineer. Keith Tantlinger was the engineer who designed the shipping container components that realized Malcolm McLean’s vision.

The New York Times recognized Mr. Tantlinger’s importance to humanity by publishing his obituary.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/07/business/keith-tantlinger-builder-of-cargo-container-dies-at-92.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

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