Barber President Named Commissioner Of Pilots

Robert H. Pouch, president and chief executive officer of Barber Steamship Lines, Inc., has been elected by the New York Chamber of Commerce and Industry as Commissioner of Pilots of the State of New York, it was announced by James P. McAllister, Commission chairman.

The six-member board of commissioners is responsible for the administration of the state's navigation laws relating to pilotage services and the licensing of pilots on all state waters including New York Harbor, the Hudson River and Long Island Sound.

Mr. Pouch has been involved with the maritime industry since earning his B.S., USCG Third Mate's License from Maine Maritime Academy, and U.S. Naval Reserve Commission in 1962. He served as a deck officer with American Export Lines, and subsequently held management positions with Pouch Terminal, Inc., Medalist Industries, United States Navigation / Hapag Lloyd and Barber Steamship Lines.

Maritime Reporter Magazine, page 35,  Jan 15, 1983

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