At the Annual Meeting and Election of officers and directors of The Maritime Association of the Port of New York (MAPONY) held recently, Eric Guy de Spirlet, president, Belgian Line Incorporated, was elected president.
Charles T. O'Neill, president, Jaton Environ, Inc., was reelected vice president and director, and John B. Burguieres, vice president of marketing, Todd Shipyards, Inc., was reelected treasurer and director.
Elected as directors for a threeyear term were: Edward J. Barber, Barber Steamship Lines, Inc.; John D. Kerr, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Marine Division; Bruce McAllister, McAllister Brothers, Inc.; Robert E. Martin, Universal Maritime Service Corp.; Charles B. Parkhill, South African Marine Corp. (N.Y.), and Thomas A. Fain, American Institute of Marine Underwriters.
Directors elected for a one-year term were: William J. Hughes, Hughes Brothers, Inc.; William A. Sheehan, Kirlin, Campbell & Keating; Anton L. Aberson, Atlantic Container Line, Ltd., and George H. Blohm, Emerald Marine Corp.
Inspectors of election elected for a one-year term were: Martyn L. Reynolds, Barber Steamship Lines, Inc.; Robert M. Burns, ITT Decca Marine; George Panitz, New York Shipping Association, Inc., and John Bruder, The Perolin Company, Inc.
In his annual message to the membership, Mr. de Spirlet reported that the Association had again enjoyed a prosperous year and that the principal goals, namely, the improvement of the quality and scope of its traditional marine intelligence services, closer ties with Lloyd's of London, continued development of inter-port cooperation, more involvement in legislative matters concerning maritime affairs, and participation in local port activities to help promote and develop the bistate region as a center of world trade and commerce, had all been attained.
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Francis A. Martin and Ottaway, Inc. has announced the opening of an office in London. Francis A. Martin and Ottaway, Inc. of New York, and Marine Advisory and Technical Services (Aspenway Ltd.) of London have agreed to a joint venture in the foundation of Martin, Ottaway and Marine Advisory, Inc.
The board of directors of Martin Logicon Energy Company of Pine Bluff and North Little Rock, Ark., recently announced the election of Roger L. Lanier as vice president of Martin Logicon Energy Company, Martin Terminals Company, and Logicon, Inc. Mr. Lanier is a former U.S. Coast Guard officer and
B.R. Martin has been named president of Korea Gulf Oil Company, according to R.W. Baldwin, president of Gulf Refining & Marketing Company (GORAM). Mr. Martin replaces S.K. Mc- Walter, who is returning to Gulf Oil Canada, Ltd. He will represent Gulf Oil Corporation in all aspects of its business in
Halter Marine Services, Inc., the largest builder of offshore support vessels in the world, has launched the offshore supply ship Ted Martin, being built for Martin Offshore Boats, Inc. of Golden Meadow, La. The company operates vessels in support of the oil and gas industry offshore, towing drilling r
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Sea-Land Service, Inc., has announced the promotion of Tom Coburn to area manager, and the naming of Jay Dee Martin as port manager in Anchorage, Alaska. Mr. Coburn will oversee sales and marketing in Alaska's Railbelt, and will supervise Sea- Land's Railbelt area operations. For the past two years
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COMSAT World Systems Division, Washington, D.C., recently announced three vice presidential appointments. Edward J. Martin has been named to the position of vice president, international operations. In his new capacity, Mr. Martin will be responsible for the operation and planning of COMSAT's
Canada Steamship Lines christened M.V. Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin at Port Weller Drydocks at the Lake Ontario entrance to the Welland Canal. The vessel is the newest addition to Port Weller's fleet joining CSL Niagara as one of two Seamax vessels - the largest Canadian ships ever constructed for the Grea
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