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Title: Aruba Esso news
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Language: English
Creator: Lago Oil and Transport Company, Ltd
Publisher: Lago Oil and Transport Co., Ltd.
Place of Publication: Aruba Netherlands Antilles
Creation Date: April 23, 1971
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Lago Oil & Transport Co., Ltd.
Aruba, Netherlands Antilles W

VOL. 32 No. 8

April 23, 1971

J. Harlow, H. Hassell Advance

To New Posts Effective April 1

Two promotions were an-
nounced effective April 1, 1971.
In the Technical-HDS Division,
James H V. Harlow became a
senior engineer, and Hilton B.
Hassell advanced to senior en-
gineer in the Mechanical-Engin-
eering Division.
Jim has a B.S. degree in
chemical engineering from Pur-
due University, Indiana, since
1962. He transferred to Lago
from Humble's Baytown refin-
ery in March 1969. His first as-
signment at Lago was in Tech-
nical-Process Engineering Div-
ision, CP&LE Section, as contact
engineer for the AAR and ISAR
In 1970 Jim was assigned to

the HDS Section where he has
been involved in the pre-start-
up activities for the Hydrogen
Plants. Most recently he has
provided technical assistance
during the successful startup of
the company's first Hydrogen
In Baytown, Jim took courses
in Refinery Economics and Pro-
cess Design
A former U.S. Naval aviator,
he served in the Western Pac-
ific from 1964 to 1967. Jim is
currently Flight Director of the
Aruba Flying Club. In his leis-
ure hours, he enjoys playing
bridge and also golf.
Married, he and his wife
(Continued on page 8)

Lago Management members welcome U.S. State Department offi-
cials at the General Office Building (I to r): Miembros dl Gerencla
ta yama funcionarios dl Departamento di Estado dl America bonblnl
na Oficina Principal (r pa d): PR/IR Manager B. E. Nixon, President
R. L. Trusty, Mr. H. M. Lofton, U.S. Consul General in the Antilles,
Mr. Virgil L. Moore of the State Department, and U.S. Ambassador
John M. McSweeney.

J. Harlow, H. Hassell Ta Avanza

Pa Puesto Nobo Efectivo April 1

J. H. V. Harlow H. B. Hassell

Long Service Employees Hone

At Management Dinner at Golf C

During the first management
dinner held this year at the
Aruba Golf Club on April 2,
four 30-year service employees
and twelve 25-year service
watch recipients were honored.
The 30-year service emblem
recipients were Eustacio Brit-
ten, Gasper C. Hodge and Jo-
han Krozendijk, all of Mechani-
cal, and Felix S. Hoek, of Pro-
The watch recipients included
five Process men: Humberto
Almary, Teofilo Maduro, Mack
M. Thomson, Alexander R.
Rombley and Leonardo R.

Hodge; five from Mech
Julio Dania, Emeterio Ge
Clement T. Bernabela, Ei
Cornelio and Jacobo
staat; and two from Ind
Services: Silvio J. Sen
and Seferino Ridderstap.
During the dinner held
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., twelv
play records of barrel
music by Aruban compos
fo Wever were raffled
those present.
Entertainment for the e
was in the hands of "Tr
ribe", led by Donald Boek

Dos promocion a ser anuncia
efectivo April 1, 1971. Den Tech-
nical-HDS Division, James H. V.
Harlow a bira senior engineer,
y Hilton B. Hassell a avanza pa
senior engineer den Mechanical-
Engineering Division.
Jim tin un grado di bachiller
den ingenieria quimica di Pur-
due University, Indiana, for di
1962. El a traslada pa Lago for
hired di Humble su refineria na Bay-
town na Maart 1969. Su promer
luhb asignacion na Lago tabata den
i Technical-Process Engineering
anical: Division, CP&LE Section, como
erman, contact engineer pa AAR y
duardo ISAR plant.
Ridder- Na 1970, Jim a ser asigna na
lustrial seccion HDS caminda e tabata
neleer, involvi cu actividadnan promer
cu startmento di plantanan Hi-
from drogeno. Mas recientemente el
1 from
a duna asistencia tecnico du-
long rante e startmento exitoso di
organ .
orgn compania su promer unidad di
er Ru-
among Na Baytown, Jim a tuma cur-
so den Refinery Economics y
evening Process Design.
io Ca- Un anterior aviador naval di
houdt. Merca el a sirbi na Pacifico Oc-

cidental di 1964 pa 1967. Ac-
tualmente el ta Director di
Vuelo di Aruba Flying Club.
Den su tempo liber, el ta gusta
hunga bridge y tambe golf.
El ta cash, y el y su esposa
Syble tin un yiu homber, James
Clifford, di 3-1/2 anja di edad.
Nan ta biba na Seroe Colorado.
Hilton, kende ta un graduado
den ingenieria mecanica di
H.T.S. na Leeuwarden, Hulanda,
a ser empleA den Mechanical-
Engineering Division na 1964
como ingeniero.
Su promer asignacion tabata
den seccion di Drafting y den
Equipment Inspection Group.
Despues el a ser asignA na
Seccion di Project Engineering.
Hilton su promocion di April
1 ta en reconocemento di su
contribucionnan den ramo di in-
genieria di proyecto. Actual-
mente su asignacionnan ta in-
clui various proyectonan grand,
incluyendo e disenjo y instala-
cionnan di facilidadnan nobo di
Hilton a sigi various curso du-
rante su sels anja y mel na
(Continua na pagina 2)

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Lago Oil & Transport Co Ltd.

Editor: A. Werleman Assoc. Editor: Miss L. I. de Lange

Photographer: J. M. de Cuba

Printed by: Verenlgde Antilliaanse Drukkerijen N.V.

Last Year's Total Rainfall Tops

Figures of Nine
As far as rainfall is concerned,
Aruba had a good year in 1970.
Rainfall totaled 28.62 inches, the
highest figure in the past nine
Remarkable in last year's
rainfall was that most of the
rain had fallen in December, up
to a total of 16.29 inches. This
total is the highest not only for
any month of December, but al-
so for any month during the

Harlow, Ha
Lago. Esaki ta inclui cursonan
den Mechanical Design, Effec-
tive Management, Effective Wri-
ting y Effective Letter Writing.
Na 1970, el a haci un biahe di
negocio pa compania na Joy
Manufacturing Company, Buf-
falo, N.Y., caminda el a parti-

Previous Years
past 42 years that the Technical-
Laboratories have been keeping
rainfall records. Close to this
figure and the month with the
previous highest rainfall in any
month was November of 1955,
with 14.66 inches.
The average annual rainfall
in Aruba is about 18.85 inches.
The rainfall statistics for the
past 42 years are shown at

sell Promovi
di pagina 1)

cipa den un entrenamento to-
cante testmento di compresor
durante un siman.
Un di su pasatemponan favo-
rito ta leza. Tambe el ta gusta
biaha y el a bishita various isla-
nan den Caribe durante su va-

October 1929 December 1970

Year Jan. Feb Mar April May June July Aug Sept


Nil Nil 053 Nil
059 Nil 0.32 0.69
030 0.10 Nil 1.30
1.44 0.33 0.15 024
020 010 006 Nil
3.40 026 0.03 003
024 Nil 040 001
017 004 Nil 031
1,38 1 70 2,13 035
075 029 006 Trace
009 003 006 044
Nil 0.12 4.12 0.44
016 002 1 21 003
0.15 039 037 013
0.38 030 091 550
233 066 080 023
189 0.10 024 071
008 Trace Trace 001
075 017 084 0,64
222 011 Trace 022
271 098 134 221
252 1 34 0.10 569
0.14 001 002 Trace
031 071 052 031
571 103 0.67 014
0.87 065 136 001
469 019 039 032
050 Trace 0.05 003
0.01 0.02 0 16 2 30
074 Nil Trace 405
Trace 0.48 0.54 Trace
0.77 Trace 009 001
022 0.18 0.02 1.32
027 0.61 092 1 15
0.11 0.09 0.18 0.01
1.76 0.63 Nil 046
220 Nil 012 050
200 2.45 1.75 0.90
1.50 0.21 0.71 009
Nil 015 0.28 021
077 0.80 0.07 0.01

Ave. 2.17 1.20 0.48 061 086 0.74 1.07

0 20 0.63
0 52 4.84
0 82 1 73
074 031
1 17 0 17
026 3 44
0 04 2 85
026 048
228 024
042 055
0 23 0.78
005 021
1.32 1 87
0.52 0.16
038 051
1.12 023
023 001
071 064
0 50 0.58
3 09 0.15
0.95 0.08
Trace 0 20
1 29 1 10
037 091
0 54 1 19
2.25 5 64
1.70 0.90
009 167
1 83 0 20
1.15 0.60
3.16 Trace
0.41 0 92
1 15 057
009 0 21
085 005
0.41 007
109 044
0.14 4.99
079 047
002 Nill
0.62 0 38

Oct. Nov Dec Total

147 222 2.63 -
085 166 238 7.73
040 1.83 412 1559
4 65 971 3.85 2637
667 338 902 2707
100 460 159 1295
178 531 205 1763
259 3,33 223 1463
1 02 245 673 14 53
268 11 85 3 23 3053
2 18 295 202 11 23
0.21 530 1 12 893
1.83 052 047 9;2
260 388 592 1991
1 26 203 175 1148
1 67 12.10 700 31 22
295 071 016 11,48
0.55 685 857 2258
0.38 072 239 8,25
067 245 124 997
4.14 089 745 20;0
358 888 11.92 4417
1 25 272 438 2269
095 206 503 1664
1.68 261 460 1471
9.19 2.80 2.38 26 62
603 1466 2.31 38.42
773 250 8 12 36 10
218 1.79 3.30 1680
048 1.22 1 29 987
187 0.38 015 11.37
041 039 093 10."8
713 737 465 2973
286 1 31 1.67 12,63
1 22 7 50 3 11 1980
0.88 0.92 1.80 787
3.10 0.89 1.76 1230
282 5.97 6.59 2450
0.84 3.04 2.68 2283
054 068 109 1046
1 67 11 47 2 54 25 20
273 454 16.29 2852

084 1.05 2.40 401 387 1885

The third group of HDS process personnel to attend a 5-day vacuum pipestll and desulfurization
training course on ERE's computer simulator pose here with their Instructors in front of the
ERE building at Florham Park, New Jersey. They are (from left to right): E. M. Tromp, P. J. Brennan,
A. Mathllda, D. Kelly, T. Tromp, J. F. Curlel (group leader), A. Croes, R. Lawrence, E. Tromp, C. L. H.
Marugg, P. Cashman, E. Irausquin with Debi Young and W. Deem, the two course Instructors of
Esso Research.

E tercer grupo di process per-
sonal HDS cu a atende un cur-

so di 5-dia pa operation di va-
cuum pipestill y desulfurizacion
ariba computador simulador di
ERE ta aki cu nan instructor-

nan dilanti di edlficio di Esso
Research na Florham Park, New
Jersey. Nan ta (dl r pa d): E. M.
Tromp, P. J. Brennan, A. Ma-
thilda, D. Kelly, T. Tromp, J. F.
Curiel (lider di grupo), A. Croes,
R. Lawrence, E. Tromp, C. L. H.
Marugg, P. Cashman, E. Iraus-
quin cu Debl Young y W. Deem,
e dos Instructornan dl Esso

April 23, 1971



I April 23, 1971 ARUBA ESSO NEWS 3

30th Service Anniversaries

March 1971

Felix Hoek began as a
mechanical apprentice in the
company's Warehouse in
1941 He advanced to trades
apprentice "B" in 1944, after
which he entered the local
military service.
Upon his return in 1946,
Mr. Hoek was assigned to
the Light Oils Finishing De-
partment as process helper
"D". In 1952 he became pro-
cess helper "A". The follow-
ing year he was promoted to
An assistant operator since
1965, Mr Hoek celebrated
his 30th service anniversary
on March 28.
Leo V. Geerman has spent
all his career in the Electri-
cal Department. He joined
the Lago Vocational School
in 1941 Assigned to the Elec-
trical Department, he ad-
vanced to electrician helper
"A" in 1947.
Mr. Geerman became elec-
trician "C" in 1951, and was
promoted to electrician "A"
four years later
At present he is an equip-
ment tradesman "A" in Elec-
trical. He completed 30 years
with Lago on March 28
Johan Krozendijk originally
joined the company as a
mechanical apprentice "D"
in the Warehouse. Shortly af-
ter becoming trades appren-

tice "B" in 1944,

Teofllo Maduro
Mack M. Thomson
Federico Tromp
Seferino Ridderstap
Peter Storey
Elias Kock
Willy M. De Vries

he was

called to military service.
Upon his return in 1946, he
was assigned as laborer in
the Warehouse. Subsequently
he worked in the storehouse
helper and apprentice clerk
categories until 1950 when he
became order clerk.
Mr. Krozendijk was prom-
oted to materials clerk 2 in
1966 At present he is mate-
rial clerk 1 in Mechanical-
Materials Division. His anni-
versary is on March 28.
Pieter B. A. Sloterdijk's
first job at Lago was as cle-
rical apprentice "B" in the
Marine Office. After comple-
ting clerical training, he
served in the army from
1943 to 1947 where he held
the rank of sergeant. Upon
returning to the company, he
worked as junior utilities
clerk in the Accounting De-
partment. Here he worked
his way up from accounting
teller to section head-Print-
ing Plant. In 1957 he became
supervisor-Printing & Dupli-
cating Section.
Mr. Sloterdijk transferred
to the Payroll Section in
1964 as supervisor-Payroll &
Thrift. Here he advanced to
A systems analyst in Sys-
tems & Data Processing since
1968, Mr. Sloterdijk comple-
ted his 30th service anniver-
sary on March 31.

Felix Hoek a cuminza co-
mo mechanical apprentice
den compania su Warehouse
na 1941. El a avanza pa tra-
des apprentice "B" na 1944,
despues el a drenta servicio
military local.
Ora cu el a bolbe na 1946,
Sr. Hoek a ser asignA na
Light Oils Finishing Depart-
ment como process helper
"D'. Na 1952 el a bira proc-
ess helper "A", despues el
a ser promovi pa treater.
Un assistant operator for
di 1965, Sr. Hoek a celebra
su di 30 aniversario di ser-
vicio Maart 28.
Leo V. Geerman a traha
durante henter su carrera
den Electrical Department.
El a cuminza den School di
Ofishi di Lago na 1941. Asig-
na den Electrical Depart-
ment, el a avanza pa elec-
trician helper "A" na 1947.
Sr. Geerman a bira elec-
tricien "C" na 1951, y a ser
promovi pa electrician "A"
cuatro anja despues.
Actualmente e ta un equip-
ment tradesman "A" den
Electrical. El a complete 30
anja di servicio Maart 28.
Johan Krozendijk original-
mente a cuminza cu compa-
nia como mechanical ap-
prentice "D" den Warehouse.
Poco despues di a bira
trades apprentice "B" na
1944, el a ser yamb den ser-


Process-H.D.S. Division
Process-Light Hydrocarbons Div.
Proc.-Term. Div.-Floating Equipt.
Industrial Serv.-Fire Protection
Industrial Serv.-Fire Protection
Mechanical-Metal Section
Proc.-Term. Div.-Agency & Doc.

Geronimo Henrlquez
Alexander R. Rombley
Miguel Geerman
Angel Henrlquez
Johannes V. Angela
Leonardo R. Hodge

vicio military. El a bolbe na
1946, y a ser asignA como
peon den Warehouse. Des-
pues el a traha como store-
house helper y apprentice
clerk te na 1950 ora cu el a
bira order klerk.
Sr. Krozendijk a ser pro-
movi pa materials clerk 2 na
1966. Actualmente e ta ma-
terials clerk 1 den Mechani-
cal-Materials Division. Su
aniversario ta Maart 28.
Pieter B. A. Sloterdijk su
promer trabao na Lago ta-
bata como clerical appren-
tice "B" den Marine Office.
Despues di complete su en-
trenamento pa klerk, el a sir-
bi den dienst for di 1943 te
1947 caminda el a yega na
rango di sargento. Ora cu el
a bolbe na Compania, el a
traha como junior utilities
klerk den Accounting Depart-
ment. Aki el a traha te avan-
za di accounting teller pa
hefe di seccion Printing
Plant. Na 1957 el a bira su-
pervisor Printing & Dupli-
cating Section.
Sr. Sloterdijk a ser tras-
ladA pa Payroll Section na
1964 como supervisor Pay-
roll & Thrift. Aki el a avanza
pa accountant.
Sr. Sloterdijk, kende ta un
systems analyst den Systems
& Data Processing for di
1968, a cumpli 30 anja di
servicio Maart 31.

Mechanical-Metal Section
Process-Fuels Division
Mechanical-Metal Section
Mechanical-Machinist & CTR
Proc.-Term. Div.-Floatlng Equlpt.

At left, Leo V. Geerman receives his 30-year button and certificate
from Mechanical Manager K. L. Well. At right, Geronlmo Henrlquez
(left) and Ellas Kock are presented with their 25-year service watch.

Na robez, Leo V. Geerman ta recibi su boton y certlficado dl 30
anja for dl Gerente Mechanical K. L. Well. Na drechi, Geronimo
Henrlquez (r) y Ellas Kock ta haya nan oloshi di 25 anja di servlclo.


Second Year of Progress of Hydrodesulfurization Project

On April 2, 1971, construction
on Lago's Hydrodesulfurization
Project had been under way
for two years.
Parsons Corporation as the
main Contractor, assisted by 20
subcontractors and over 2000
construction personnel during
peak employment, had complet-
ed eight units at the end of the
second year while the other
units were in a final stage of
construction. Over 80% of the
construction work force were
local workers.
The units completed and tur-

ned over in the two-year period
include: Hydrogen Plants 1 & 2;
Vacuum Pipestill, the Sour Wa-
ter Stripper (Deaerator Section),
Salt Water Intake, API Separa-
tor, Liquid Fuel Distribution,
the HDS flare, and one steam
By the end of March, feed
had been introduced into the
first Hydrogen Plant and the
plant was operating close to
design feed rate early in April
The HDS complex is expected
to be completed and in oper-
ation in the fall of this year.

View of HDS facilities looking southeast from the old Vacuum Still.

Sour Water Stripper.

API Separator (see arrow).

Liquid Fuel Distribution Unit

The two hydrogen units located north of Powerhouse No. 1 with furnace
at extreme right. Hydrogen Plant 1 was started up on March 30.
E dos unldadnan di hldrogeno situa noord dl Powerhouse No. 1 cu
fornunan mas na drechl. Plant Hldrogeno 1 a cumlnza opera Maart 3


Segundo Anja di Progreso di Proyecto Desulfurador

Dia 2 di April 1971 Lago su
Project di Hidrodesulfurisacion
a cumpli dos anja cu e ta bao

Parsons Corporation como e
principal contratista, asistf door
di 20 sub-contratista cu mas di
2000 hende na trabao durante
e tempo mas ocupd di e tra-
bao, a complete ocho unidad
na fin di segundo anja, mien-
tras cu e otro unidadnan ta-
bata den nan fase final di con-
struccion. Di esnan cu tabata
traha riba e construction, 80%
tabata trahadornan local.
E unidadnan complete y en-
tregA durante e period di dos

anja di construction ta inclui:
Plantanan di Hidr6geno 1 y 2,
Pipestill di Vacuum, Stripper pa
Awa Salu, tuberia caminda awa
salu ta drenta, Separador API,
Distribucion di Combustible Li-
quido, un flare pa kima gas y
un boiler di stoom.
Na fin di luna di Maart nan
a pone e promer carga di gas
den e plant di Hidr6geno, y
den promer dianan di April ya
e plant tabata funciona segun
su disenjo.
E compleho HDS segun nan
ta spera lo keda completamente
cla y funcionando durante e ul-
timo tres luna di e anja aki.

Vista di facilidadnan di HDS mirando zuidoost for



di Vacuum Still bieuw.


New refinery landmark is the 315-ft. high flare stack.
Marca nobo den refineria ta e flare stack dl 315 pia.

?rs ,d/

SEsaki ta HDS Vacuum Pipestill pa cual operaclon di startmento a cumlnza
3April 14.

First of three Tosi Boilers completed.




6 ARUBA ESSO NEWS April 23, 1971

Long-Service Awards Presented to Sixteen Men at Golf Club Dinner April 2

President Roy L. Trusty presents 30-year award to Eustacio Britten
of Mechanical-Cleanout, and to Johan Krozendijk of Mechanical-
Materials (center). At right, Gasper C. Hodge of Mechanical-Metal
Trades accepts his award from Mechanical Zone Supervisor L. S.
F. Anjie.

Felix Hoek of Process-Fuels receives 30-
year emblem from President Trusty, who
congratulates him.
Felix Hoek di Process-Fuels ta recibi su
emblem di 30 anja di President Trusty,
kende ta feliciteer e.

President Roy L. Trusty ta presents emblema di 30 anja na Eusta-
cio Britten di Mechanical-Cleanout, y na Johan Krozendijk di
Mechanical-Materials centroo). Na drechi, Gasper C. Hodge di
Mechanical-Metal Trades ta accept su emblem dl Mechanical
Zone Supervisor L. S. F. Anjie.

At his request, Mack Thomson gets his 25- Watch recipient Eduardo Cornelio of Mech-
year service watch put on his wrist by his anical-Metal Trades, receives best wishes
supervisor Joaquin Croes, Division Supt.-
Light Hydrocarbons Division, after the presen- from Dominico D. Britten, Mechanical Zone
station by President Trusty. Supervisor.

Mechanical Manager K. L Welll with serv-
ice award recipients of his department.
(Gerente dl Mechanical K. L Weill cu em-
pleadonan di su departamento cu a reclbl
oloshi of emblema: Johan Krozendljk,
Jacobo Rldderstaat, Julio Danla, Emeterlo
Geerman, Clement T. Bernabela, Eduardo
Cornello, Eustacio Britten and Gasper C.

April 23. 1971 ARUBA ESSO NEWS

Emblema pa Hopi Anja di Servicio Presenta na 16 Empleado April 2


Durante e promer comemento
di Gerencia teni e anja aki den
Aruba Golf Club April 2, cuater
empleado cu 30 anja di servi-
cio y diezdos empleado cu a
recibi nan oloshi di 25 anja di
servicio a ser honra.
Esnan cu a recibi nan em-
blema di 30 anja di servicio ta
Eustacio Britten, Gasper C.
Hodge y Johan Krozendijk, tur
tres di Mechanical, y Felix S.
Hoek di Process.
Empleadonan cu a recibi
oloshi ta inclui cincu di Process:
Humberto Almary, Teofilo Ma-
duro, Mack M. Thomson, Alex-
ander R. Rombley y Leonardo

F. Hodge; cinco di Mechanical:
Julio Dania, Emeterio Geerman,
Clement T. Bernabela; Eduardo
Cornelio y Jacobo Ridderstaat;
y dos empleado di Industrial
Services: Silvio J. Semeleer y
Seferino Ridderstap.
Durante e comemento cu a
dura di 6.30 te 8.30 di anochi,
diezdos disco di music di ca-
ha di orgel, composicion di e
compositor Arubano Rufo We-
ver, a word rift entire esnan
"Trio Caribe", dirigi door di
Donald Boekhoudt, a percura
pa music durante e program.


From left to right: Carle Williams, Asst. Process Manager, with
Process award recipients (dl r pa d): Carle Williams, Gerente Asis-
tente di Process cu esnan cu a reclbi emblema den Process: Mack
M. Thomson, Humberto Almary, Felix S. Hoek, Alexander R. Rom-
bley and Leonardo R. Hodge.

re '- .I I Wj'fIgItIU ..
Watch recipients Seferino Ridderstap, Fire Protection (2nd r), and
Silvio J. Semeleer, Lago Police (2nd I), flanked on his right by R.
Croes, Police Lieutenant, and E. Alvarez, Police Lieutenant (I).
In center is Industrial Services Administrator C. C. Lieffers.

Above: Guests at Management
dinner. At right, Miss Y. T. Pa-
blo, Lago Hospital nurse, pre-
sents long-play record won in
a raffle to service watch reci-
pient Jacobo Ridderstaat.

Ariba: Huespedes na Come-
mento pa Gerencla. Na drechi,
Srta. Y. T. Pablo, nurse dl Lago
Hospital, ta present disco long-
play ganh den un rife, na Ja-
cobo Ridderstaat kende a re-
clbl oloshi pa 25 anja di ser-


Two Mechanical employees
elected to receive their service
watch at Job site. At left, M&C
Divn. Supt. Walter Terrell pre-
sents watch to Miguel Geerman,
Metal Section. At right, Angel
Henriquez (I) receives his watch
from Mechanical Manager K. L
Na robez, Sr. Walter Terrell y
Mlguel Geerman, y na drechi
Angel Henrlquez ta recibi su
oloshl dl Gerente Mechanical
K. L Welll.



April 23. 1971



ARUBA ESSO NEWS April fl. 1971

Awacero Total den 1970 Ta Surpasa

Cifras Anual di 9 Anjas Anterior

Asina leu cu ta toca awaceru,
Aruba tabatin un bon anja na
1970. Un total di 28.62 duim di
awa a cai, e cifra di mas haltu
den nuebe anja pasd.
Notable di yobida di anja pa-
sa ta, cu majoria di awaceru a
cai den December, un total di
16.29 duim. E total aki ta e ci-
fra di mas haltu no solamente
pa cualkier luna di December,
pero tambe pa cualkier luna du-

rante e 42 anja pasd cu Labora-
torio di Departamento Tdcnico
ta hibando nota di yobida. Hopi
cerca di e cifra aki y e luna cu
yobida mas grand anterior den
cualkier luna tabata November
1955 cu 14.66 duim.
Promedio annual di yobida na
Aruba ta mas of menos 18.85
E statisticanan di yobida pa
ultimo 42 anja ta ariba pag. 2.

Harlow, Hassell Promoted
(Continued from page 1) Later he was assigned to the

Syble have a son, James Clif-
ford, 3-1/2 years of age. They
live in Seroe Colorado.
A mechanical engineering
graduate of the H.T.S. at Leeuw-
arden, Holland, Hilton was em-
ployed in the Mechanical-En-
gineering Division in 1964 as an
His first assignments were in
the Drafting Section and in the
Equipment Inspection Group.


age 71 on March 29, 1971 In
Holland. He retired as Staff
Assistant-Translations & Lia-
son In the Executive Office.
He Is survived by his widow,
Helen: Van Schermbeeklaan
8, Ulvenhout, N.-Brabant, The

Project engineering section.
Hilton's April 1 advancement
is in recognition of his contri-
butions in the project engineer-
ing area. At present his assign-
ments include several large pro-
jects, including the design and
installation of new flare facili-
Hilton has followed various
courses during his 6-1/2 years
at Lago. These include courses
in Mechanical Design, Effective
Management, Effective Writing
and Effective Letter Writing. In
1970, he made a company bus-
iness trip to Joy Manufacturing
Company, Buffalo, N.Y., where
he attended a compressor test-
ing training during one week.
One of his favorite pastimes
is reading. He also enjoys trav-
eling and has visited several is-
lands in the Caribbean while on

VI- Awt

= ,42*

Lago President Roy L. Trusty throws first ball, inaugurating the
1971 championship games of Aruba Little League in the Wilhelmlna
Stadium. Witnessing the act are (I to r): Max Arends, Aruba Little
League president; Lobo Rldderstap, board member of Aruba Little
League; Gladys Kock, Little League queen; and Sonia Buckley,
Aruba Sports Queen. The first game on March 28 was a friendly
match between Pepsi Cola and Oso Grape.
President di Lago Roy L. Trusty ta lanza e promer bala, habriendo
e campeonato dl Aruba Little League den Wllhelmina Stadlon. Pre-
sente na e occasion ta (r pa d): Max Arends, president di Aruba
Little League; Lobo Ridderstap, miembro di directive di Little
League, Gladys Kock, madrina dl Little League, y Sonia Buckley,
Reina di Deporte di Aruba. E promer wega di Maart 28 tabata un
wega amistoso entire Pepsi Cola y Oso Grape.


FIs. 40 (Initial Award)

Henry W. Donner
Dominico Rasmljn
Rafael Semeleer
Juan van der Blezen
William Woodley

Process-Supply Division
- Process-Terminal Division
Mechanical-Shop Zone
Process-Light Hydrocarbons

HTS students (I to r) G. R. Donata, F. E. Nijbroek, R. A. Vicioso
completed a 6-month practical training while THS student C. R.
Emerencla followed an 8-week program under Lago's Cooperative
Education Program.
Estudlantes dl HTS (r pa d) G. R. Donate, F. E. Nijbroek, R. A.
Vcloso y estudlante THS C. R. Emerencla cu a termina nan training
na Lago poco dia pasA.

On April 10, the cornerstone was set in place for the club building
of the BucuUt Yacht Club by the Club's commodore, Jossy Hunt,
who works In Lago's Post Office.

Ariba April 10, e promer pledra a ser ponf pa e edMclo dl Bucut
Yacht Club door dl e comodor dl e Club, Jossy Hunt, kende ta
traha den Postkantoor dl Lago.





April 23, 1971