U.S. Steel Announces Four Promotions In Great Lakes Operations

Four management appointments at U.S.

Steel's Great Lakes fleet and associated subsidiaries, Duluth, Minn., were announced recently by William B. Buhrmann, president.

Dale W. App has been named general manager of USS Great Lakes Fleet, Inc., and Calvin W. Main has been named director, marine liaison. David G. Van Brunt has been named general manager of USS Great Lakes Fleet Services, Inc., while Ralph H.

Bertz has been named director of engineering.

In his new position, Mr. App will be responsible for traffic, chartering, marketing, and sales of bulk material transportation for USS Great Lakes Fleet, Inc., upon the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence Seaway.

Mr. Main will be the liaison between USS Great Lakes Fleet and associated subsidiunits aries, and will handle special assignments as directed by the president.

Mr. Van Brunt, previously the fleet's marine superintendent, will be responsible for operations and total management of the fleet of Great Lakes vessels under charter to U.S. Steel and the Soo Warehouse at Sault Ste. Marine, Mich.

Mr. Bertz, formerly the superintendent of engineering, will be responsible for the engineering, construction, and maintenance of all fleet services facilities and USS Great Lakes Fleet chartered vessels.

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