Zelvin Levine Appointed Advanced Ship Operations Director At MarAd

Samuel B. Nemirow, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Maritime Affairs, has appointed Dr.

Zelvin Levine to the post of Director, Office of Advanced Ship Operations, one of three offices reporting to the Assistant Administrator for Research and Development.

In this new position, Mr. Levine is responsible for the Maritime Administration's (MarAd's) research and development programs in the areas of ship operations, including fleet management technology, ship p e r f o r m a n c e and safety, and cargo-handling research.

He also is responsible for the agency's National Maritime Research Center located at Kings Point, N.Y. One of the center's principal programs involves its Computer Aided Operations Research Facility (CAORF), which is the world's most advanced, computer-generated, visual display simulator devoted to ship operations research.

Mr. Levine has held senior management positions since joining the Maritime Administration. He has headed MarAd's Office of Advanced Ship Development (1975- 80) and the Office of Maritime Technology (1972-75). He joined the agency in 1969 as program manager for advanced ship propulsion systems research and development after 14 years in the private sector.

Maritime Reporter Magazine, page 4,  Jan 1981

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