Tinius Olsen

Engineer, Deceased Person

1845 – 1932

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Who was Tinius Olsen?

Tinius Olsen was a Norwegian born, American engineer and inventor. He was the founder of the Tinius Olsen Engineering Testing Machine Company, a maker of material testing machines. He was awarded the Elliott Cresson Medal of The Franklin Institute in 1891.

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Born
Dec 7, 1845
Kongsberg
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Died
Oct 20, 1932

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on July 23, 2013

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