Carlo Catani

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Carlo Giorgio Domenico Enrico Catani
Born (1852-04-22)April 22, 1852
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Died July 20, 1918(1918-07-20) (aged 66)
St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation civil engineer
Years active 1876–1917

Carlo Giorgio Domenico Enrico Catani (22 April 1852 – 20 July 1918) was a civil engineer who worked in Australia for the Victorian Government for the majority of his career.[1]

He oversaw many projects, including:

The township of Catani, Victoria, Lake Catani at Mt Buffalo and Catani Gardens in St. Kilda, are named after him.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McNicholl, Ronald (1979). "Catani, Carlo Giorgio Domenico Enrico (1852–1918)". Australian Dictionary of Biography. Canberra: Australian National University. Retrieved 2011-08-25. 
  2. ^ Elwood Canal Precinct (PDF), 2004, retrieved 2011-08-25 
  3. ^ Italian Delegation to Honour Carlo Catani, Designer of the St Kilda Foreshore, 2001-11-21, retrieved 2011-08-25