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About Reinhard H. Wöhlbier

Studied Mining Engineering at the Bergakademie (Technical University) Clausthal, Germany (1956-1961), with one year scholarship at The Pennsylvania State University, USA (1957-1958) as undergraduate in Mining Engineering. Finished studies towards the Dipl.-Ing. at Clausthal in 1961.

Received the Dr.-Ing. degree at TU Clausthal in Petroleum Engineering with a thesis on in-situ combustion as tertiary oil recovery method (1965).

Started his professional life with Demag Lauchhammer, Düsseldorf, Germany as Sales and Application Engineer (1965). The company was a manufacturer of heavy bulk materials handling equipment like belt conveyors, bucket wheel excavators, bucket wheel stacker reclaimers, etc. for open pit mines, power plants, metallurgical plants, port development and shipping, etc.

From 1965 to 1972 Resident Manager of Demag Lauchhammer in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, located partly in the offices of licensee McDowell Wellman Engineering Company.

Returned to Germany in 1972.

Founded Trans Tech Publications in Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany in 1972, President and Publisher of TTP.

Major publishing products were:

1. Series on Rock & Soil Mechanics (books in English language)
2. Series on Bulk Materials Handling (books in English language)
3. bulk solids handling - The International Journal of Storing, Handling & Transporting Bulk (started February 1981)
4. powder handling & processing - The International Journal of Storing, Handling & Processing Powder (started March 1989)
5. Schuettgut - (powder & bulk journal in German language started 1995)

Thanks to all authors, editors and employees who helped to create something worthwhile!

Sold Trans Tech Publications on June 30, 2001 and started to build up The PowderBulk Portal on July 1, 2001.

Starting November 15, 2017 our new partner, Marcel Droettboom, formerly Managing Editor of bulk solids handling, will concentrate on managing www.bulk-online.com while Reinhard and Ute Wöhlbier will promote the newly founded Powder Bulk Videos Portal at www.powderbulkvideos.com.

On September 15, 2018 we added the new Schuettgut-Videos Portal at www.schuettgut-videos.de which features German-language powder bulk videos.

All this would have never been possible without the never ending support of his wife Ute, the soul behind everything.

Personal Birthday: Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier was born on August 16, 1934.August 16 (85 Years) Place of Birth: Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier was born in Breslau, Germany.Breslau, Germany

Professional Experience 54 Years / 10 MonthDr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier has 54 years and 10 month professional experience in 5 different positions.

  • 2013/10 - today (6 Years / 1 Month)
    President (Full-time employee)Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier works for Online Services Dr. Wohlbier as President since October 2013.

    Online Services Dr. Wohlbier

  • 2001/07 - today (18 Years / 4 Month)
    Administrator (Owner)Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier works for Online Services Dr. Wohlbier as Administrator since July 2001.

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  • 1972/01 - 2001/06 (29 Years / 5 Month)
    Managing Director, CEO (Board member)Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier worked for Trans Tech Publications as Managing Director from January 1972 to June 2001.

    Trans Tech Publications

  • 1967/01 - 1972/01 (5 Years / 0 Month)
    Resident Manager - North America (Full-time employee)Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier worked for Demag Lauchhammer as Resident Manager - North America from January 1967 to January 1972.

    Demag Lauchhammer, Duesseldorf, Germany

  • 1965/01 - 1967/01 (2 Years / 0 Month)
    Sales Engineer (Full-time employee)Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier worked for Demag Lauchhammer as Sales Engineer from January 1965 to January 1967.

    Demag Lauchhammer, Duesseldorf, Germany

Publications 1Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier wrote 1 publications

  • Stacking Blending Reclaiming of Bulk Materials [Stacking Blending Reclaiming of Bulk Materials was written by Dr. Reinhard H. Wöhlbier in Englishen]

    at: Trans Tech Publications (0-87849-018-3)

    Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, 1977/01 (42 Years / 10 Month ago)

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