April 1983 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News

Northwest Towboat Group Elects Officers

The Northwest Towboat Association recently held its 17th annual membership meeting in Seattle, Wash. During the meeting, Bill Epping, General Construction Company, was elected president for the ensuing year. The position of vice president was filled by Warner Nelson, Foss Launch and Tug Company, while Eric Edlund, Knappton Maritime Corporation, was elected secretary- treasurer.

Other members of the board of directors elected to serve until March 1984 are James L. Dunlap of Dunlap Towing Company; Don Foss of Puget Sound Freight Lines; Don Lusk of Puget Sound Tug and Barge Company; Bill Wood of Marine Logistics Corporation ; and Jerry Russell of Foss L & T Company.

The 11 member companies of the Northwest Towboat Association are engaged in worldwide towing operations in addition to performing a full range of tug, barge, ship assist, log towing, and marine construction services within the Puget Sound and Alaska areas.

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