Todd Appoints Stuart Jones To Head New Tanker Planning
Stuart C. Jones has 'been appointed special assistant to general manager of Todd's Los Angeles Division to assume responsibility for development, planning, and construction scheduling of the new 89,- 700-dwt tankers now on order. Mr. Jones has a master's degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in naval architecture and marine engineering, and is a registered professional engineer, state of California. He has served in top management positions in both ship repair and new construction and for the past three years has been on the staff of the Commission on American Shipbuilding, established by the President, to study this country's maritime needs and capability in comparison with facilities and methods of major shipbuilding yards throughout the world.
This unique combination of proved engineering and managerial capability, together with first-hand knowledge of worldwide shipbuilding techniques, will contribute substantially to Todd's ability to meet the increasing demands on American shipbuilders.
Mr. Jones is a member of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, the American Society of Naval Engineers, the American Society for Public Administration, and the Institute of Management Science.