B e t h l e h em Reorganizes S h i p b u i l d i n g D e p a r t m e nt

David H. Klinges, vice president in charge of shipbuilding, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Bethlehem, Pa., recently announced a reorganization of the department, effective December 1, 1979.

Continuing to head the shipbuilding executive offices are Mr.

Klinges and John C. Estes, assistant vice president.

Tug and its Environment." The meeting will be sponsored by the Council of Marine Carriers and B.C. Towboat Owners Association.

The B.C. T o w b o a t I n d u s t ry Conference is open to all members of the Council of Marine Carriers, the B.C. Towboat Owners Association, and any other persons interested in the development of the towboat industry.

The main program will consist of three technical sessions and a visit to the Institute of Ocean Sciences, Patricia Bay. The conference fee includes all aspects of the main program, ladies program, cost of lunches, hospitality suite, cocktail party, banquet, and dance. The cost of accommodations and any other meals is not included. The fee will be $125.

Subjects will include: Transportation in the Forest Industry —An Update; Fraser River Estuary Study; West Coast Mariners Assistance Program; Marine Sanitation Devices—A Panel Discussion on Existing and Proposed Regulations ; Regulation, The Environment and the Shipyard; Ship Handling Tug Design; The Other End of the Towline; and Fuel Conservation.

Direct all inquiries to Peter Woodward, Council of Marine Carriers, #200-1575 West George Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6G 2V3.

Telephone (604) 687-9677.

Under the r e o r g a n i z a t i o n, Herbert I. Freinberg becomes general manager of operations and facilities, Francis J. Long becomes general manager of human resources, and Thomas F.

Robinson becomes general manager of technical services.

In the operations and facilities organization, Mr. Freinberg will be assisted by Rockwell Holman, manager of production; Sidney S. Cohen, superintendent of estimating and pricing; Allan F.

Stacy Jr., superintendent of planning ; Timothy E. Cummings, construction engineer; John G. Rogers, planning engineer, and Tore O. Hartmann-Hansen, f a c i l i t i es engineer.

Assisting Mr. Long in the human r e s o u r c e s g r o u p will be George L. Bowen, manager of labor relations, safety and workers' compensation, and equal employment; Mary S. Murphy, administrative manager of salary and office administration; Wendell O.

Robertson, s u p e r i n t e n d e n t of management development; Allan Gunderson, superintendent of personnel services, and Ruth E.

Thompson, administrative assistant for public affairs.

Mr. Robinson will head the organization within the shipbuilding department that has been known as central technical division.

Mr. Klinges said that the sales group will continue in its present format. Roland V. Danielson is manager of new ship construction, Louis W. Gomlick is manager of ship repair sales, William H. Bevan is assistant manager of ship repair sales, Robert W. Miller is manager of industrial products sales, Richard H. Jones is assistant manager of industrial products sales, Bradford J. Sibley is sales engineer, John J. Heffernan is manager of contract administration, and James W.

Bramblet Jr. is assistant manager of contract administration.

David T. Cianelli will continue as legislative liaison in the Washington, D.C., office.

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