Powell Appointed Executive VP And General Manager, Bay Shipbuilding Corp
Ralph Helm, president and chief operating officer of the Manitowoc Company, Inc., has promoted Allen A. Powell to executive vicepresident and general manager of the company's shipbuilding subsidiary, Bay Shipbuilding Corp., Sturgeon Bay, Wis. In his new capacity, Mr. Powell will be responsible for all operations of that subsidiary. Mr. Powell joined Bay Shipbuilding in 1979 as assistant manager of contract services, and served as manager of contracts, projects, and estimating since 1981. From 1967 to 1975, he served in engineering, cost engineering, and contract services departments of Newport News Shipbuilding. From 1975 to 1979, he served as design coordinator for naval architecture and marine engineering at Sea-Land Services Inc.