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Aruba Esso news

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Aruba Esso news
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Lago Oil and Transport Company, Ltd
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Lago Oil and Transport Co., Ltd.
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March 1977
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Lago Oil & Transport Co., Ltd.

Aruba, Netherlands Antilles



VOL. 38 — No. 3

















L. Kock

Loreto Kock, George

Effective March 1, 1977, Loreto
Kock was promoted to Supervisor of
Planning and Control in Process-Oil
Movements & Shipping Division, while
George E. Chehin and Harold R. Kock
both advanced to Accountant in Con-
troller’s Internal Control and Facili-
ties Accounting Sections, respective-
ly. With this promotion, George and
Harold also attained management sta-
tus.

In his new position, Loreto will be
directing and supervising the plan-
ning of the crude and refined pro-
ducts movements at Lago. Prior to
this promotion, Loreto had been a Sr.
Coordinator since 1970.

Loreto joined Lago as a Lago Vo-
cational School student on Septem-
ber 25, 1950. After graduation, from
1954 to 1955 Loreto attended the Al-
lentown High School with a Lago



G. E. Chehin

March 1977

Lt. Governor Jossy Tromp crowned Hele-

ne Croes of Caiquetio Club Paradera 1977

Aruba Carnival Queen on February 17,

while Runner-up Nuris Dabian of Esso

Club is at right and 1976 Carnival Queen

Marieta Tromp is at left. Prince "Debchi”
it at far right.

*

Teniente Gobernador Jossy Tromp a co-
rona Helene Croes di Caiquetio Club Pa-
radera como Reina di Carnaval 1977 Fe-
bruari 17, mientras Runner-up Nuris Da-
bian di Esso Club ta na drechi y Reina di
Carnaval 1976 Marieta Tromp ta na robez.
Mas na drechi ta Prince ”Debchi’”.

H. R. Kock

Chehin, Harold Kock Promoted March 1st

Scholarship.

He was assigned to Technical-La-
boratories in 1955, where he progres-
sed through the Tester ranks to Tes-
ter A in 1959. He transferred to Exe-
cutive-Operations Coordination Divi-
sion as a Coordination Assistant "C”
in 1961. He advanced through the
Coordination Assistant positions to
Coordination Analyst in 1965 and to
Coordinator in 1966. Loreto was pro-
moted to Sr. Coordinator in 1970 in
Technical-Crude & Products Coordi-
nation.

During 1957/1958 Loreto attended
the Illinois Institute of Technology in
Chicago. He cgmpleted a six-month

overseas assignment at the Creole-
New York office in 1969. At Lago he
took the ODL training program, the
Kepner Tregoe-General, the Effective
Management and Effective Writing

courses. He also attended a Linear
Programming course in Lima, Peru,
in 1967.

On several occasions, Loreto acted
as a supervising engineer in the Co-
ordination and Short-Range Econo-
mics Sections. Last year he was also
an instructor for a Mechanical Econo-
mics Course given to first-line Mecha-
nical Supervisors and some Oil Move-
ments personnel.

In his spare time, Loreto enjoys
playing ping-pong and gardening.

Loreto and his wife Greta have two
daughters, ages 13 and 10 and a six-
year-old son. They live at Papilon
70-C, Santa Cruz.

George Chehin began his Lago ca-
reer on May 20, 1946 as an Appren-
tice Clerk D in Material Accounting.
He subsequently advanced to the po-

(Continued on page 4)



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ARUBA

Lago Oil & Transport Co., Ltd

‘Ariba, Netveriands Antiion



Senlor Editor: A. Werleman
Editor: Mrs. L. I. de Cuba

ARUBA ESSO NEWS

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NEWS

Photographs by: Joe’s Photographic Service
Printer : Verenigde Antilliaanse Drukkerijen N.V.





Juan de Cuba of Mechanical-Central Tool Room receives his 30-year service certificate

from Division Superintendent Marciano Angela at the Esso Club in the presence of Su-

pervisors (I to r) A. L. M. Connor, S. T. Hodge, S. P. de Kort, M. Jacobs (another 30-year
service award recipient), and A. O Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba y Miguel Jacobs Ta Recibi Honor
Na Ocasion Di Nan Hubileo Di 40 Anja Na Lago

Dia 1 di Maart 1977 Juan de Cuba
di Mechanical-Tool Room y Miguel
Jacobs di Mechanical-Materials Divi-
sion a celebra nan hubileo di 40 anja
na trabao cerca Lago. Tur dos ta
alumnonan den e Clase di 1937 di
School di Ofishi di Lago.

Riba e dia memorable ey Sefores
de Cuba y Jacobs a recibi honores
den curso di un almuerzo cu Mecha-
nical Department a ofrece nan den
Esso Club. Superintendente di Divi-
sion Marciano Angela a expresa gra-
titud y aprecio di parti di compania pa
nan servicio di hopi anja y nan valio-
so contribucion na operacionnan di
refineria di Lago.

Tur dos a recibi for di dje un em-
blema di 40 anja di servicio, hunto cu
e corespondiente certificado. Taba-
ta presente tambe e supervisornan S.
T. Hodge, A. L. M. Connor, S. P. de
Kort y A. O. Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba a cuminza traha na
Lago Maart 1, 1937 como Apprentice
den Departamento Mechanical. Su
promer encargo tabata den Boil?r
Shop na 1939. €l a pasa pa Store-
house na 1940, caminda el a progre-
sa a traves di e puestonan di Obrero,
Ayudante den Storehouse, Ware-
houseman, Klerk Aprendiz, y Junior
Clerk. E tabata tambe temporalmen-
te Hefe di seccion den Construction
Materials durante varios anja, y cu

promocion a bira hefe di Seccion 1
na 1965. Na anja 1966 e tabata tam-
be temporalmente Supervisor di Dis-
trito. Na November 1966 el a haya
su puesto actual di Materials Clerk |
pa medio di promocion.

Juan y su esposa Monica tin dos
yiu homber di 26 y 16 anja di edad, y
dos yiu muher di 21 y 15 anja. Fami-
lia de Cuba ta biba na Yaburibari,
Paradera.

Miguel Jacobs tambe a cuminza 1
di Maart 1937 como Mechanical Ap-
Prentice. El a bai traha den Ware-
house Department na 1940, caminda

March 1977

cu promocion el a bin ocupa puesto-
nan di Obrero y Junior Apprentice na
1940. Despues di esey e tabata Ayu-
dante den Storehouse, Storehouse-
man, Checker di Carga, y el a avan-
za te bira Materials Clerk 3 na 1966.
Promocion na 1971 a hacié bira Mate-
rials Clerk 2, su puesto actuai.

Miguel y su esposa Ana tin seis yiu
homber di 27, 25, 21, 17, 15 y 10 anja
y tres yiu muher di 23, 19 y 13 anja.
Familia Jacobs ta biba na Boroncana
10, Noord.

Juan de Cuba, Miguel
Jacobs Honored For 40
Years of Lago Service

On March 1, 1977, Juan de Cuba
of Mechanical-Central Tool Room and
Miguel Jacobs of Mechanical-Mate-
rials Division celebrated their 40th
service anniversary with Lago. Both
were Mechanical Apprentices of the
1937 Class of the Lago Vocational
School.

On this occasion, the Mechanical
Department honored Messrs. de Cuba
and Jacobs at a luncheon at the Esso
Club, during which Division Superin-
tendent Marciano Angela expressed
words of gratitude for their long ser-
vice and contribution to Lago’s ope-
ration and presented them with their
40-year service emblems and certifi-
cates. Also present were their super-
visors S. T. Hodge, A. L. M. Connor, S.
P. de Kort and A. O. Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba joined Lago on
March 1, 1937 as a Mechanical Ap-
prentice and was assigned to the Boi-
ler Shop in 1939. He transferred to
the Storehouse in 1940 where he pro-
gressed through the positions of La-
borer, Warehouse Helper, Warehouse-
man, Apprentice Clerk and Junior
Clerk. He also acted as Section Head
of Construction Materials for several

(Continued on page 3)



Division Superintendent Marciano presents the 30-year service certificate to Miguel Ja-
cobs of Mechanical-Materials Division at the Esso Club in the presence of Mechanical
Supervisors.





March 1977

Instructor for the Effective Writing Course
being given to Mechanical, Technical, Pro-
cess and Controller’s employees is Carlos
de Cuba of Employee Relations-Training

Section.

Ww

Instructor pa e Curso di Scirbimento Efec-
tivo duna na empleadonan di Mechanical,
Technical, Process y Controller's ta Car-
los de Cuba di Seccion di Entrenamento

di Employee Relations Department.

ARUBA ESSO NEWS

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22 Employees Take Advantage of Improving
Their Writing Skills in 36-Hour Course

Twenty-two employees enrolled to
improve their writing skills in a 36-
hour Effective Writing Course offered
by Employee Relations’ Training Sec-
tion.

Started on February 22, the classes
are given from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon
on Tuesdays and Fridays in the Ad-
ministration Building.

The 12-week course includes sub-
jects such as Systematic Approach to
Grammar, Vocabulary Building, Sen-
tence Structure, Writing Clear Senten-
cess, Paragraphing and writing Let-
ters and Memorandums.

The course participants are: From
Mechanical - Fernando Rumnit, Ivan
Williams, Florencio Vrolijk, Errol

40-Year Anniversaries
(Continued from page 2)

years and was promoted to Section
Head | in 1965. In 1966 he also acted
as an Area Supervisor. He was pro-
moted to his present position of Ma-
terials Clerk | in November 1966.

Juan and his wife Monica have two
sons, ages 26 and 16, and two daugh-
ters, ages 21 and 15. The de Cuba
family lives at Yaburibari, Paradera.

Miguel Jacobs also began on March
1, 1937 as a Mechanical Apprentice.
He was assigned to the Warehouse
Department in 1940 where he advan-
ced through the position of Laborer to
Junior Apprentice in 1940. Subse-
quently, he held the positions of Store-
house helper, Storehoseman, Cargo
Checker, and advanced to Materials
Clerk 3 in 1966. He was promoted to
his present position of Materials Clerk
2 in 1971.

Miguel and his Wife Ana have six
sons, ages 27, 25, 21, 17, 15, and 10,
and three daughters, ages 23, 19 and
13. The Jacobs family lives at Bo-
roncana 10, Noord.

Brown, Felix M. Geerman, Everaldo
Croes, Laurens Lioe-A-Tjam and Pe-
dro Tromp; from Technical - Calton
A. Jackson, Andres Garcia, Arcadio
R. Velasquez, Federico A. Soto, Nel-
son A. Goeloe, Girigorio Brion and
Victor J. Tromp; from Controllers -
Andresito de Cuba, Cynthia Browne,
Harold R. Kock, Luciano Krozendijk
and Juan Briezen; from Process -
Faustino O. Clark and Napoleon Wes-
ter.

Course Instructor Carlos de Cuba
of the Training Section announced
that a Report Writing Course will be
offered in the second quarter to engi-
neering personnel.

Ten Commandments for
Safe Driving

1. Thou shalt hold nothing but thy
steering wheel.

2. Thou shalt not make unto thee a
god of thy horsepower.

3. Keep whole thy driving machine and
save that of others.

4. Remember the driver behind to let
him pass.

5. Honor thy father and mother, and
thine other passengers.

6. Thou shalt not kill any pedestrains.
7. Thou shalt not commit drunken dri-
ving.

8. Thou shalt not steel thy neighbor’s
eyes with thy headlights, nor his ear
with thy horn, nor his enjoyment
with thy litter.

9. Thou shalt not bear false witness
with thy signals.

10. Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's
right of way.





22 Empleados Ta Tuma
Ventaha Di Curso Di
Scribimento Efectivo

Binti-dos empleado a inscribi pa
mehora nan abilidad di scirbi Ingles
den un Curso di Scirbimento Efectivo
di 36 ora ofreci pa Seccion di Entre-
namento di Employee Relations De-
partment.

E lesnan a cuminza Februari 22 y
ta ser duna for di 10:30 a.m. pa 12 ‘or
di merdia ariba Diamars y Diabierne
den Edificio di Administracion.

E curso di 12 siman ta inclui topi-
conan manera Acercamento Sistema-
tico pa Gramatica, Mehoracion di Vo-
cabulario, Estructura di Frase, Scirbi
Frasenan Claro, Division den Parafo,
y Scirbi Carta y Memorandum.

E participantes na e curso ta: Di
Mechanical - Fernando Rumnit, Ivan
Williams, Florencio Vrolijk, Errol
Brown, Felix M. Geerman, Everardo
Croes, Laurens Lioe-A-Tjam y Pedro
Tromp; di Technical - Calton A. Jack-
son, Andres Garcia, Arcadio R. Velas-
quez, Federico A. Soto, Nelson A.
Goeloe, Girigorio Brion y Victor J.
Tromp; di Controller's - Andresito de
Cuba, Cynthia Browne, Harold R.
Kock, Luciano Krozendijk y Juan
Briezen; di Process - Faustino O.
Clark y Napoleon Wester.

Instructor di e curso Carlos de Cu-
ba di Seccion di Entrenamento a
anuncia cu un Curso pa Scirbi Raport
lo ser ofreci den segundo cuarto di e
anja aki pa personal di ingenieria.

OBITUARIO

Ariba Februari 25, 1977 JACOBO
CROES, un Cleanoutman | den Mecha-
nical-Central Tool Room, a fallece na

Dr. Horacio Oduber Hospital na edad
di 46 anja. El tabatin mas cu 25 anja
di servicio cu Lago y tabatin su resi-
dencia na Seroe Pretoe 28, Paradera.









ARUBA ESSO NEWS

Loreto Kock Promovi pa Supervisor; George
Chehin, Harold Kock Ta Avanza pa Accountant

Efectivo Maart 1, 1977, Loreto Kock
a ser promovi pa Supervisor di Plan-
ning y Control den Process-Oil Move-
ments & Shipping Division mientras
George E. Chehin y Harold R. Kock
ambos a avanza pa Accountant den
Controller su seccionnan di Internal
Control y Facilities Accounting, res-
pectivamente. Cu e promocion aki,
George y Harold tambe a bira miem-
bro di gerencia.

Den su posicion nobo, Loreto lo di-
rigi y supervisa e planeamento di mo-
vemento di crudo y productos refina
na Lago. Promer cu su promocion,
Loreto tabata un Sr. Coordinador den
Technical su Crude & Products Coor-
dination Division desde 1970.

Loreto a drenta servicio di Lago
como un estudiante di School di Ofi-
shi di Lago na September 25, 1950.
Despues di a gradua, for di 1954 te
1955 Loreto a studia na Allentown
High School cu un beca di Lago.

El a ser asigna na Laboratorio na
1955 unda el a progresa den e posi-
cionnan di Tester pa Tester A na
1959. El a cambia pa Executive-Di-
vision di Coordinacion di Operaciones
como un Coordination Assistant C”
na 1961. El a avanza den e puestonan
Coordination Assistant pa Coordina-
tion Analyst na 1965 y pa Coordina-
dor na 1966. Loreto a haya promo-
cion pa Sr. Coordinador na 1970.

Durante 1957/1958 Loreto a studia
na Illinois Institute of Technology na
Chicago. El a cumpli tambe cu un
asignacion ultramar di seis luna na
oficina di Creole na New York na
1969. Na Lago el a sigi cursonan di
ODL, Kepner Tregoe-General, Geren-
cia Efectivo y Scirbimento Efectivo.
Tambe el a tuma un curso di Linear
Programming na Lima, Peru, na 1967.

Na varios ocasion, Loreto a actua
como un ingeniero supervisorio den
seccionnan di Coordinacion y Short-

Range Economics. Anja pasa tambe
el tabata un instructor pa un curso di
Mechanical Economics duna na Su-
pervisornan di Mechanical y algun
personal di Oil Movements.

Den su ora liber, Loreto ta gusta
hunga ping-pong y traha den su hof-
fi.

Loreto y su esposa Greta tin dos
yiu muher, di 13 y 10 anja, y un yiu
homber di seis anja. Nan ta biba na
Papilon 70-C, Santa Cruz.

George Chehin a principia su ca-
rera na Lago ariba Mei 20, 1946 co-
mo un Aprendiz Clerk D den Material
Accounting. Luego el a avanza pa e
puestonan di Junior Inventory Clerk,
Code Checking Clerk, Commissary
Sales Control Clerk pa Materials
Clerk Il na 1952. Despues el a ocu-
pa e posicionnan di Attest Clerk Il,
Attest Clerk A y Accounting Clerk
promer cu su promocion pa Sr. Ac-
counting Clerk na 1972. Na varios
ocasion desde 1967 George a actua
como Accountant.

Un graduado di Hogeschool di Go-
bierno na Surinam, George a tuma un
curso di Accounting Practico na Lago.

Den su tempo liber, George ta gus-
ta mira wega di beisbol y di futbol.

George y su esposa Jamieli tin tres
yiu muher, di 27, 26 y 20 anja y un
yiu homber di 22 anja. Familia Che-
hin ta biba na Paradijsheuvelstraat
23, na San Nicolas.

Harold Kock a principia cu Lago
ariba September 12, 1963 como un Jr.
Clerical Trainee D. El a avanza den
e puestonan di Jr. Clerical Trainee pa
Jr. Accounting Clerk na 1965 y pa Ac-
counting Clerk 2 na 1967. El a haya
Ppromocion pa Accounting Clerk | na
1969 y a bira un Sr. Accounting Clerk
na Agosto 1974. Na 1976 tambe el a
actua como un Accountant.

Un graduado cu MULO-A for di St.
Augustinus College di San Nicolas,
Harold tin su certificado di type y

March 1977

On March 11 a group of Mechanical employees completed
a "Basic Mathematics” course. The ten-hour course was
given by R. Washburn of Mechanical-Engineering (standing)
in the Mechanical Training Center.

Ariba Maart 11 un grupo di empleadonan di Mechanical a
termina un curso di "Matematica Basico”. E curso di 10
Ora a ser duna pa R. Washburn (na drechi) di Mechanical-
Engineering den Centro di Entrenamento di Mechanical.

[ Three Promoted March 1]

(Continued from page 1)
sitions of Junior Inventory Clerk, Code
Checking Clerk, Commissary Sales
Control Clerk to Materials Clerk II in
1952. He further held the positions of
Attést Clerk II, Attest Clerk A and Ac-
counting Clerk prior to his promotion
to Sr. Accounting Clerk in 1972. On
several occasions since 1967 George
acted as an Accountant.

A graduate of the Surinam Govern-
ment High School, George followed a
Practical Accounting course at Lago.

In his leisure hours George likes
watching baseball and football ga-
mes.

George and his wife Jamieli have
three daughters, ages 27, 26, and 20
years, and a 22-year-old son. The
Chehin family lives at Paradijsheuvel-
straat 23 in San Nicolas.

Harold Kock entered Lago service
on September 12, 1963 as a Jr. Cleri-
cal Trainee D. He advanced through
the positions of Jr. Clerical Trainee
to Jr. Accounting Clerk in 1965 and to
Accounting Clerk 2 in 1967. He was
promoted to Accounting Clerk 1 in
1969 and became a Sr. Accounting
Clerk in August 1974. In 1976 he also
acted as an Accountant.

A MULO-A graduate of St. Augusti-
nus College of San Nicolas, Harold
has his typing certificate and also at-
tended the Aruba Commercial Acade-
my for two years. He also completed
a Lago-sponsored course in General
and Practical Accounting and is at
present following an Effective Writing
course.

Off the job, Harold likes fishing
and playing volleyball.

Harold and his wife Rose have a 3-
year-old son and an 8-month baby
boy. They live at Savaneta 392.



tambe a studia pa dos anja na Aca-
demia Comercial Arubano. Tambe el
a completa un curso bao auspicio di
Lago den Accounting General y Prac-
tico y actualmente el ta tuma un cur-
so di Scirbimento Efectivo.

Despues di trabao, Harold ta gusta
pisca y hunga volleyball

Harold y su esposa Rose tin un yiu
homber di 3 anja y un baby homber
di ocho luna. Nan ta biba na Sava-
neta 392.

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March 1977

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ARUBA ESSO NEWS

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Lago Peat Foundation Ta - Compl 20
Anja di Servicio na Beneficio di Comunidad

Binti anja pasa, ariba Maart 22,
1957, Gerencia di Lago a establece e
Lago Scholarship Foundation, recono-
ciendo cu desaroyo di un comunidad
ta depende ariba su hendenan y nan
desaroyo. Cu e medio aqui, Compa-
nia quier a asisti e comunidad Aruba-
no den un manera significante cu de-
saroyo di profesionalnan Arubano

quende despues di a gradua lo bolbe
e isla y yuda traha pa un mehor Aru-
ba.

Durante e periodo di 20 anja, e



Process Manager 9. Dahle presents 25-year service watch to Ni-
colaas J. v.d. Linde of Process-HDS, witnessed by Division Super-
intendent R. C. Heywood. His anniversary date was Jan. 2.



J. W. Hodgson presents 25-year service watch to Martiliano Lopez
of Mechanical-Metal Trades (March 10), in the Presence of Mecha-
nical Supervisor B. Romano.

Foundation a yuda forma e carera
profesional di como 340 residentes di
Aruba, incluyendo 141 cu a studia na
Estados Unidos, 190 na Hulanda, 2 na
Puerto Rico y 6 na Corsow. Entre es-
nan cu awe ta sirbi e comunidad Aru-
bano nos ta haya mediconan, farma-
ceutico, abogado, maestronan, enfer-
mera, ingeniero, accountant y otro
profesionalnan quende hunto cu e
resto di comunidad ta trahando pa
desaroyo y progreso di e isla. Mayo-
ria di e graduadonan awe ta ocupa




Benedicto Giel of Mechanical-Materials receives his 25-year ser-
vice watch from S. T. Hodge (March 7), in the presence of Depart-
ment Manager G. F. Lorenson and supervisors.

<=

Members of the Lago Scholarship Foun-

dation are (I to r): C. Z. de Cuba (Treasu-

rer/Secretary), R. F. R. Harms (member),

M. Angela (Vice Chairman), and H. F. Cof-

Chairman is T. R. Clapp
(Insert).

fi (member).



Miembros di Lago Scholarship Foundation

ta (r pa d): C. Z. de Cuba (Tesorero/Se-

cretario), R. F. R. Harms (Miembro), M.

Angela (Vice President), y H. F. Coffi

(Miembro), Presidente ta T. R. Clapp
(den cuadro ariba).

eo

puestonan responsable di gerencia
na Aruba, tanto pafor y paden di com-
pania.

Compania ta reconoce cu e posi-
cion mas importante di cualquier pais
ta su hendenan y pesey, como un ciu-
dadano incorpora responsable, el lo
sigui cu su ayudo financiero na Lago
Scholarship Foundation pa asina e
por continua su trabao importante na
servicio di desaroyo di profesional-
nan Arubano pa beneficio y bienestar

(Contina na pag. 12)





Adelberto Tromp of Process-Utilities receives his 25-year service
watch (March 10) from Process Manager 9. Dahle in a ceremony
attended by supervisors and fellow workers.





ARUBA ESSO NEWS



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The 16 candidates vying for the 1977 Aruba Carnival Queen title included (left to right): Sira Werleman
Estrella Club; Jossy Ponson - Caribe Club; Elly Vrolijk - Paradera District Queen; Patricia van der Lin-
den - Omega Sport Club; Miriam Geerman - San Nicolas District Queen; Maria Greaux - Savaneta Dis-
trict Queen; Barbara Dirksz,

Dakota District Queen; Marcia
Organization; Brenda Croes -
Tivoli Club; Helene Croes - ¢









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- anta Cruz District Queen; Nuris Dabian - Esso Club; Dolores Maduro - Amity Here Prince *Debchi” and Pancho ”Zepelin” bring forward

Cancis Club; Cristina Tromp - Oranjestad District Queen; Ofelia Arends - Aruba Nuris Dabian of Esso Club as Runner-up in the 1977 Aru-

etio Paradera; Elvia Bustillos - Noord District Queen; and Mary Idigoras - Bra- ba Carnival Queen election at the Wilhelmina Stadium on
zil District Queen. February 17, 1977.



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Group From Process, Mechanical, Technical Learns More About Burners

use of fuel/gas for proper furnace
heating.

To update employees on the latest
techniques and information for the ef-
ficient operation and maintenance of
fuel oil and gas burners, some 20
Process, Mechanical and Technical
employees recently followed a 40-
hour Zink Burner Course. The con-
tractor who repairs burners for Lago
also had a representative attend the
mechanical portion of the course.

The one-week, all-day course in-
cluded two days of lectures and field
demonstrations on such operations as
disassembling, assembling and _ in-
spection of oil guns, including trou-
bleshooting.

The other three days of the course
covered the process and technical as-
pects for more efficient heater opera-
tion, such as proper draft, proper
burner size, proper fuel oil/gas condi-
tions and pressures.

In all, Lago has over 300 burners
on the various units and their proper
operation will result in more efficient

Quico Ta

SEGURIDAD ta e diferencia entre un
sonrisa y un lagrima.
SEGURIDAD ta algo cu hustamente
mester funciona y tuma
lugar promer cu un des-
gracia socede sigur.
SEGURIDAD ta loque ta evita dolor,
pena, y miseria, locual
solamente abo, e traha-
dor, por sufri, pero cual
bo por evita tambe.
SEGURIDAD ta NO ACCIDENTE. SE-
GURIDAD ta salba bida!
Quizas bo no por pro-
nostica bo futuro, pero
bo por yuda asegura cu
lo bo tin un futuro sin
accidente. Bo por evi-
ta accidente door di tra-
ha observando seguri-
dad y door di ser con-
sciente. Duna bo fami-
lia y amigonan un rega-

ARUBA ESSO NEWS

The course was given by Ron Wil-
liams of John Zink Company of Tulsa,
Oklahoma, a manufacturer of heater
burners.

The lectures given in the Mechani-
cal Training Center were also video-
taped for future use by Mechanical

11

Ron Williams, on video screen,
was the instructor for the 40-
hour Zink Burner Course given
to 20 Lago employees in the Me-
chanical Training Center.

*

Ron Williams, ariba pantalla di

Videotape, tabata e Instructor

pa e "Zink Burner Course” duna

na 20 empleado di Lago den

Centro di Entrenamento di Me-
chanical.

Training Coordinator Jerry Francis.

Those taking the couse included O.
Goeloe, Ph. de Souza, R. A. Amaya,
A. R. Velasquez, |. P. Vrolijk, L. A.
Connor, T. A. Trimon, A. Garcia, A.
Tromp, P. E. de Palm, R. Hernandez,
V. A. Marval, L. Richard, M. Emeren-
cia, A. F. Boekhoudt, E. R. Kock, C.
A. Richardson, R. H. Pinas, E. A. Kool-
man and R. W. Washburn.

Grupo Di Process, Mechanical, Technical
Ta Sinja Mas Den Curso Tocante “Burners”

Pa tene empleadonan al corriente
di techniek y informacion mas recien-
te pa operacion y mantenecion efi-
ciente di “burners” di gas y azeta
combustible, como 20 empleado di
Process, Mechanical y Technical po-
co dia pasa a sigui un Curso yama
Zink Burner Course di 40 ora. E con-
tratista cu ta drecha e burners na La-
go tambe a laga un representante tu-

Seguridad?

lo — Coopera pa segu-
ridad y salud di tur, in-
cluyendo bo mes segu-
ridad !

Si bo tin capacidad pa pensa bon,
pa studia e forma pa haci un trabao
correcto y si ademas bo tin amor pa
bo prohimo, pa bo cas, pa bo amigo-
nan, anto abo sin duda mester ta un
empleado cu ta traha cu seguridad.

Si bo ta pensa manera nos a caba
di bisa, anto lo bo traha y lo bo tin
semper e pensamento bo dilanti pa
evita desgracia.

Promer cu bo haci un trabao, mira
pa bo ta sigur com bo ta bai hacié y
pakiko, y lo bo ta debidamente prote-
ha. Tambe usa tur articulos y equi-
po di seguridad pa bo proteccion den
bo trabao particular.

Y corda tambe, cu costo di un ac-
cidente por ser paga, pero tin conse-
quencianan di un accidente cu por ta
irreparable.

ma e parti mechanical di e curso.

E curso di un siman, durante hen-
ter dia, a inclui dos dia di lectura y
demonstracion den planta tocante tal
trabaonan manera desarma, arma y
inspecciona "oil guns’, incluyendo
busca y drecha nan fayonan.

E otro tres dianan di e curso a cu-
bri e aspectonan di proceso y tecni-
co pa operacion mas eficiente di ca-
lentadornan, manera corrido adecua-
do di aire, tamanjo apropiado di bur-
ner, condicionnan adecuado di com-
bustible of gas y presionnan.

En total Lago tin mas di 300 "bur-
ners” ariba e varios plantanan y si
nan ta opera bon esey lo resulta den
uso mas eficiente di combustible of
gas pa calenta forno mehor.

E curso a ser duna pa Ron Williams
di John Zink Company di Tulsa, Okla-
homa, un fabricante di “heater bur-
ners”.

E lesnan cu a ser duna den Centro
di Entrenamento di Mechanical tam-
be a ser poni ariba videotape pa uso
den futuro pa Coordinador di Entre-
namento di Mechanical Jerry Francis.

Esnan cu a tuma e curso ta inclui
O. Goeloe, Ph. de Souza, R. A. Ama-
ya, A. R. Velasquez, |. P. Vrolijk, L. A.
Connor, T. A. Trimon, A. Garcia, A.
Tromp, P. E. de Palm, R. Hernandez,
V. A. Marval, L. Richard, M. Emeren-
cia, A. F. Boekhoudt, E. R. Kock, C.
A. Richardson, R. H. Pinas, E. A. Kool-
man y R. W. Washburn.







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ARUBA ESSO NEWS

March 1977

J. T. Croes Leaves on Foreign Assignment in Rotterdam March 22

On March 22, Juan T. Croes, Super-
vising Engineer of the Distillation Sec-
tion of Technical-Process Technical
Services Division, left on a 12 to 18-
month assignment at the Rotterdam
Refinery of Esso Netherlands B. V.

Juan will assist in the refinery’s
new Visebreaker Project. His respon-
sibilities will include the review of the
Visbreaker design specification, fol-
low-up on construction, inspection of
equipment, assistance in the writing
of operating manual and assistance
with classroom training of operators.

He will be involved in the unit start-
up, which is scheduled for the first
part of 1978.

Juan is a graduate of Colegio Aru-
bano, who studied at the Technical
University of Eindhoven, Holland,
where he obtained his Master’s de-
gree in Chemical Engineering in 1970.

He joined Lago’s Technical Depart-
ment in June 1970 in the Crude Pro-
ducts and Light Ends Section.

In 1972, Juan completed a 6-month
work assignment at Esso Research
& Engineering Company, Florham
Park, New Jersey, where he assisted
in the company’s Petrochem furnace
replacement project.

Returning to Lago in July 1972, he
was assigned to the HDS-II technical
startup team. Later he moved on to
Fuels Division where he was Process
Foreman in the Visbreaker area. His
last assignment was in the PTS Divi-
sion.

At Lago Juan has taken several com-
Pany-sponsored courses and also at-
tended a Process Economics Course
in Caracas in 1972.

Juan was accompanied on_ his
overseas assignment by his wife Jose-
phine and six-year-old son Alan Ge-
rard and two-year-old daughter Edith
Marian.

[ Scholarship Foundation |

(Continua di pag. 5)

di e comunidad Arubano.
Ariba Diadomingo, Maart 20, e

Scholarship Foundation a tene un
Programa special na Tele-Aruba pa
conmemora su di 20 aniversario. Du-
rante e programa varios profesional-
nan Arubano cu a studia bao di e pro-
grama di e Foundation a ser entrevis-
ta.



J. T. Croes, with
family, leaving on
an overseas assign-

ment in Holland.

*

J. T. Croes, y fa-
milia, saliendo pa
un asignacion ul-

tramar na Hulanda.



J.T. Croes Ariba Asignacion Na Hulanda Maart 22

Ariba Maart 22, Juan T. Croes, In-
geniero Supervisor di Seccion di Des-
tilacion, den Dept. Tecnico-Division
di Process Technical Services, a bai
ariba un asignacion di 12 pa 18 luna
na Refineria di Rotterdam di Esso Ne-
derland B.V.

Juan lo asisti den e Proyecto di Vis-
breaker nobo di e refineria. Su res-
ponsabilidadnan lo inclui analisis di
specificacion di diseno pa e Visbrea-
ker, chequeo ariba construccion, in-
speccion di equipo, ayudo den scir-
bimento di manual di operacion y pa
entrenamento den klas di operador-
nan. Tambe el lo ta envolvi den start-
mento di e planta, cu ta programa pa
prome parti di 1978.

LSF Attains Twenty
Years of Service
To Aruban Community

Twenty years ago, on March 22,
1957, Lago Management established
the Lago Scholarship Foundation, re-
cognizing that the development of a
community rests with its people and
their development. Through this
means, the Company wanted to as-
sist, in a significant way, the Aruban
community with the development of
Aruba professionals who upon gra-
duation would return to the island
and help build a better Aruba.

Over the 20-year period, the Foun-
dation helped mold the professional
careers of some 340 Aruban tresi-
dents, including 141 who studied in
the USA, 190 in Holland, 2 in Puerto
Rico, and 6 in Curagao. Among those
who today serve the Aruban commu-
nity you will find physicians, pharma-
cists, lawyers, teachers, nurses, en-
gineers, accountants, and other pro-
fessionals who, together with the rest
of the community are working toward
the development and progress of the
island. The majority of the gradua-
tes today occupy responsible, mana-



Juan ta un graduado di Colegio
Arubano, cu a studia na Universidad
Tecnico di Eindhoven, na unda el a
obtene su grado di Ingeniero den In-
genieria Quimica na 1970.

El a drenta servicio di Lago su
Depto. Tecnico na Juni 1970 den Sec-
cion di Crude Products & Light Ends.

Na 1972, Juan a cumpli cu un asig-
nacion di trabao di 6 luna na Esso
Research & Engineering Company na
Florham Park, New Jersey, unda el a
asisti den e proyecto di reempiaza-
mento di forno petroquimica di e
compania.

Regresando na Lago na Juli 1972,
el a ser asigna den e team tecnico pa
startmento di HDS-Il. Despues el a
move pa Fuels Division unda el taba-
ta Process Foreman den Pipestill/Vis-
breakers. Su ultimo asignacion taba-
ta den Process Technical Services Di-
vision.

Na Lago Juan a tuma varios curso
auspicia pa compania y tambe a sigui
un Curso di Economia di Proceso na
Caracas na 1972.

Juan a ser acompana ariba su asig-
nacion ultramar pa su esposa Jo-
sephine y yiu homber di 6 anja Alan
Gerard y yiu muher di dos anja Edith
Marian.



gerial positions in Aruba, both out-
side and inside the Company.

The Company recognizes that the
most important asset of any country
is its people, and will therefore, as a
responsible corporate citizen conti-
nue its financial support to the Lago
Scholarship Foundation so it can con-
tinue to carry out its important work
of service in the development of Aru-
ban professionals for the benefit and
welfare of the Aruban community.

On Sunday, March 20, the Scholar-
ship Foundation presented a special
program on Tele-Aruba to commemo-
rate its 20th anniversary. During the
program several Aruban professionals
who studied under the Foundation's
program were interviewed.





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L. Kock

Loreto Kock, George

Effective March 1, 1977, Loreto
Kock was promoted to Supervisor of
Planning and Control in Process-Oil
Movements & Shipping Division, while
George E. Chehin and Harold R. Kock
both advanced to Accountant in Con-
troller’s Internal Control and Facili-
ties Accounting Sections, respective-
ly. With this promotion, George and
Harold also attained management sta-
tus.

In his new position, Loreto will be
directing and supervising the plan-
ning of the crude and refined pro-
ducts movements at Lago. Prior to
this promotion, Loreto had been a Sr.
Coordinator since 1970.

Loreto joined Lago as a Lago Vo-
cational School student on Septem-
ber 25, 1950. After graduation, from
1954 to 1955 Loreto attended the Al-
lentown High School with a Lago



G. E. Chehin

March 1977

Lt. Governor Jossy Tromp crowned Hele-

ne Croes of Caiquetio Club Paradera 1977

Aruba Carnival Queen on February 17,

while Runner-up Nuris Dabian of Esso

Club is at right and 1976 Carnival Queen

Marieta Tromp is at left. Prince "Debchi”
it at far right.

*

Teniente Gobernador Jossy Tromp a co-
rona Helene Croes di Caiquetio Club Pa-
radera como Reina di Carnaval 1977 Fe-
bruari 17, mientras Runner-up Nuris Da-
bian di Esso Club ta na drechi y Reina di
Carnaval 1976 Marieta Tromp ta na robez.
Mas na drechi ta Prince ”Debchi’”.

H. R. Kock

Chehin, Harold Kock Promoted March 1st

Scholarship.

He was assigned to Technical-La-
boratories in 1955, where he progres-
sed through the Tester ranks to Tes-
ter A in 1959. He transferred to Exe-
cutive-Operations Coordination Divi-
sion as a Coordination Assistant "C”
in 1961. He advanced through the
Coordination Assistant positions to
Coordination Analyst in 1965 and to
Coordinator in 1966. Loreto was pro-
moted to Sr. Coordinator in 1970 in
Technical-Crude & Products Coordi-
nation.

During 1957/1958 Loreto attended
the Illinois Institute of Technology in
Chicago. He cgmpleted a six-month

overseas assignment at the Creole-
New York office in 1969. At Lago he
took the ODL training program, the
Kepner Tregoe-General, the Effective
Management and Effective Writing

courses. He also attended a Linear
Programming course in Lima, Peru,
in 1967.

On several occasions, Loreto acted
as a supervising engineer in the Co-
ordination and Short-Range Econo-
mics Sections. Last year he was also
an instructor for a Mechanical Econo-
mics Course given to first-line Mecha-
nical Supervisors and some Oil Move-
ments personnel.

In his spare time, Loreto enjoys
playing ping-pong and gardening.

Loreto and his wife Greta have two
daughters, ages 13 and 10 and a six-
year-old son. They live at Papilon
70-C, Santa Cruz.

George Chehin began his Lago ca-
reer on May 20, 1946 as an Appren-
tice Clerk D in Material Accounting.
He subsequently advanced to the po-

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Senlor Editor: A. Werleman
Editor: Mrs. L. I. de Cuba

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NEWS

Photographs by: Joe’s Photographic Service
Printer : Verenigde Antilliaanse Drukkerijen N.V.





Juan de Cuba of Mechanical-Central Tool Room receives his 30-year service certificate

from Division Superintendent Marciano Angela at the Esso Club in the presence of Su-

pervisors (I to r) A. L. M. Connor, S. T. Hodge, S. P. de Kort, M. Jacobs (another 30-year
service award recipient), and A. O Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba y Miguel Jacobs Ta Recibi Honor
Na Ocasion Di Nan Hubileo Di 40 Anja Na Lago

Dia 1 di Maart 1977 Juan de Cuba
di Mechanical-Tool Room y Miguel
Jacobs di Mechanical-Materials Divi-
sion a celebra nan hubileo di 40 anja
na trabao cerca Lago. Tur dos ta
alumnonan den e Clase di 1937 di
School di Ofishi di Lago.

Riba e dia memorable ey Sefores
de Cuba y Jacobs a recibi honores
den curso di un almuerzo cu Mecha-
nical Department a ofrece nan den
Esso Club. Superintendente di Divi-
sion Marciano Angela a expresa gra-
titud y aprecio di parti di compania pa
nan servicio di hopi anja y nan valio-
so contribucion na operacionnan di
refineria di Lago.

Tur dos a recibi for di dje un em-
blema di 40 anja di servicio, hunto cu
e corespondiente certificado. Taba-
ta presente tambe e supervisornan S.
T. Hodge, A. L. M. Connor, S. P. de
Kort y A. O. Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba a cuminza traha na
Lago Maart 1, 1937 como Apprentice
den Departamento Mechanical. Su
promer encargo tabata den Boil?r
Shop na 1939. €l a pasa pa Store-
house na 1940, caminda el a progre-
sa a traves di e puestonan di Obrero,
Ayudante den Storehouse, Ware-
houseman, Klerk Aprendiz, y Junior
Clerk. E tabata tambe temporalmen-
te Hefe di seccion den Construction
Materials durante varios anja, y cu

promocion a bira hefe di Seccion 1
na 1965. Na anja 1966 e tabata tam-
be temporalmente Supervisor di Dis-
trito. Na November 1966 el a haya
su puesto actual di Materials Clerk |
pa medio di promocion.

Juan y su esposa Monica tin dos
yiu homber di 26 y 16 anja di edad, y
dos yiu muher di 21 y 15 anja. Fami-
lia de Cuba ta biba na Yaburibari,
Paradera.

Miguel Jacobs tambe a cuminza 1
di Maart 1937 como Mechanical Ap-
Prentice. El a bai traha den Ware-
house Department na 1940, caminda

March 1977

cu promocion el a bin ocupa puesto-
nan di Obrero y Junior Apprentice na
1940. Despues di esey e tabata Ayu-
dante den Storehouse, Storehouse-
man, Checker di Carga, y el a avan-
za te bira Materials Clerk 3 na 1966.
Promocion na 1971 a hacié bira Mate-
rials Clerk 2, su puesto actuai.

Miguel y su esposa Ana tin seis yiu
homber di 27, 25, 21, 17, 15 y 10 anja
y tres yiu muher di 23, 19 y 13 anja.
Familia Jacobs ta biba na Boroncana
10, Noord.

Juan de Cuba, Miguel
Jacobs Honored For 40
Years of Lago Service

On March 1, 1977, Juan de Cuba
of Mechanical-Central Tool Room and
Miguel Jacobs of Mechanical-Mate-
rials Division celebrated their 40th
service anniversary with Lago. Both
were Mechanical Apprentices of the
1937 Class of the Lago Vocational
School.

On this occasion, the Mechanical
Department honored Messrs. de Cuba
and Jacobs at a luncheon at the Esso
Club, during which Division Superin-
tendent Marciano Angela expressed
words of gratitude for their long ser-
vice and contribution to Lago’s ope-
ration and presented them with their
40-year service emblems and certifi-
cates. Also present were their super-
visors S. T. Hodge, A. L. M. Connor, S.
P. de Kort and A. O. Yarzagaray.

Juan de Cuba joined Lago on
March 1, 1937 as a Mechanical Ap-
prentice and was assigned to the Boi-
ler Shop in 1939. He transferred to
the Storehouse in 1940 where he pro-
gressed through the positions of La-
borer, Warehouse Helper, Warehouse-
man, Apprentice Clerk and Junior
Clerk. He also acted as Section Head
of Construction Materials for several

(Continued on page 3)



Division Superintendent Marciano presents the 30-year service certificate to Miguel Ja-
cobs of Mechanical-Materials Division at the Esso Club in the presence of Mechanical
Supervisors.


March 1977

Instructor for the Effective Writing Course
being given to Mechanical, Technical, Pro-
cess and Controller’s employees is Carlos
de Cuba of Employee Relations-Training

Section.

Ww

Instructor pa e Curso di Scirbimento Efec-
tivo duna na empleadonan di Mechanical,
Technical, Process y Controller's ta Car-
los de Cuba di Seccion di Entrenamento

di Employee Relations Department.

ARUBA ESSO NEWS

=

22 Employees Take Advantage of Improving
Their Writing Skills in 36-Hour Course

Twenty-two employees enrolled to
improve their writing skills in a 36-
hour Effective Writing Course offered
by Employee Relations’ Training Sec-
tion.

Started on February 22, the classes
are given from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon
on Tuesdays and Fridays in the Ad-
ministration Building.

The 12-week course includes sub-
jects such as Systematic Approach to
Grammar, Vocabulary Building, Sen-
tence Structure, Writing Clear Senten-
cess, Paragraphing and writing Let-
ters and Memorandums.

The course participants are: From
Mechanical - Fernando Rumnit, Ivan
Williams, Florencio Vrolijk, Errol

40-Year Anniversaries
(Continued from page 2)

years and was promoted to Section
Head | in 1965. In 1966 he also acted
as an Area Supervisor. He was pro-
moted to his present position of Ma-
terials Clerk | in November 1966.

Juan and his wife Monica have two
sons, ages 26 and 16, and two daugh-
ters, ages 21 and 15. The de Cuba
family lives at Yaburibari, Paradera.

Miguel Jacobs also began on March
1, 1937 as a Mechanical Apprentice.
He was assigned to the Warehouse
Department in 1940 where he advan-
ced through the position of Laborer to
Junior Apprentice in 1940. Subse-
quently, he held the positions of Store-
house helper, Storehoseman, Cargo
Checker, and advanced to Materials
Clerk 3 in 1966. He was promoted to
his present position of Materials Clerk
2 in 1971.

Miguel and his Wife Ana have six
sons, ages 27, 25, 21, 17, 15, and 10,
and three daughters, ages 23, 19 and
13. The Jacobs family lives at Bo-
roncana 10, Noord.

Brown, Felix M. Geerman, Everaldo
Croes, Laurens Lioe-A-Tjam and Pe-
dro Tromp; from Technical - Calton
A. Jackson, Andres Garcia, Arcadio
R. Velasquez, Federico A. Soto, Nel-
son A. Goeloe, Girigorio Brion and
Victor J. Tromp; from Controllers -
Andresito de Cuba, Cynthia Browne,
Harold R. Kock, Luciano Krozendijk
and Juan Briezen; from Process -
Faustino O. Clark and Napoleon Wes-
ter.

Course Instructor Carlos de Cuba
of the Training Section announced
that a Report Writing Course will be
offered in the second quarter to engi-
neering personnel.

Ten Commandments for
Safe Driving

1. Thou shalt hold nothing but thy
steering wheel.

2. Thou shalt not make unto thee a
god of thy horsepower.

3. Keep whole thy driving machine and
save that of others.

4. Remember the driver behind to let
him pass.

5. Honor thy father and mother, and
thine other passengers.

6. Thou shalt not kill any pedestrains.
7. Thou shalt not commit drunken dri-
ving.

8. Thou shalt not steel thy neighbor’s
eyes with thy headlights, nor his ear
with thy horn, nor his enjoyment
with thy litter.

9. Thou shalt not bear false witness
with thy signals.

10. Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's
right of way.





22 Empleados Ta Tuma
Ventaha Di Curso Di
Scribimento Efectivo

Binti-dos empleado a inscribi pa
mehora nan abilidad di scirbi Ingles
den un Curso di Scirbimento Efectivo
di 36 ora ofreci pa Seccion di Entre-
namento di Employee Relations De-
partment.

E lesnan a cuminza Februari 22 y
ta ser duna for di 10:30 a.m. pa 12 ‘or
di merdia ariba Diamars y Diabierne
den Edificio di Administracion.

E curso di 12 siman ta inclui topi-
conan manera Acercamento Sistema-
tico pa Gramatica, Mehoracion di Vo-
cabulario, Estructura di Frase, Scirbi
Frasenan Claro, Division den Parafo,
y Scirbi Carta y Memorandum.

E participantes na e curso ta: Di
Mechanical - Fernando Rumnit, Ivan
Williams, Florencio Vrolijk, Errol
Brown, Felix M. Geerman, Everardo
Croes, Laurens Lioe-A-Tjam y Pedro
Tromp; di Technical - Calton A. Jack-
son, Andres Garcia, Arcadio R. Velas-
quez, Federico A. Soto, Nelson A.
Goeloe, Girigorio Brion y Victor J.
Tromp; di Controller's - Andresito de
Cuba, Cynthia Browne, Harold R.
Kock, Luciano Krozendijk y Juan
Briezen; di Process - Faustino O.
Clark y Napoleon Wester.

Instructor di e curso Carlos de Cu-
ba di Seccion di Entrenamento a
anuncia cu un Curso pa Scirbi Raport
lo ser ofreci den segundo cuarto di e
anja aki pa personal di ingenieria.

OBITUARIO

Ariba Februari 25, 1977 JACOBO
CROES, un Cleanoutman | den Mecha-
nical-Central Tool Room, a fallece na

Dr. Horacio Oduber Hospital na edad
di 46 anja. El tabatin mas cu 25 anja
di servicio cu Lago y tabatin su resi-
dencia na Seroe Pretoe 28, Paradera.






ARUBA ESSO NEWS

Loreto Kock Promovi pa Supervisor; George
Chehin, Harold Kock Ta Avanza pa Accountant

Efectivo Maart 1, 1977, Loreto Kock
a ser promovi pa Supervisor di Plan-
ning y Control den Process-Oil Move-
ments & Shipping Division mientras
George E. Chehin y Harold R. Kock
ambos a avanza pa Accountant den
Controller su seccionnan di Internal
Control y Facilities Accounting, res-
pectivamente. Cu e promocion aki,
George y Harold tambe a bira miem-
bro di gerencia.

Den su posicion nobo, Loreto lo di-
rigi y supervisa e planeamento di mo-
vemento di crudo y productos refina
na Lago. Promer cu su promocion,
Loreto tabata un Sr. Coordinador den
Technical su Crude & Products Coor-
dination Division desde 1970.

Loreto a drenta servicio di Lago
como un estudiante di School di Ofi-
shi di Lago na September 25, 1950.
Despues di a gradua, for di 1954 te
1955 Loreto a studia na Allentown
High School cu un beca di Lago.

El a ser asigna na Laboratorio na
1955 unda el a progresa den e posi-
cionnan di Tester pa Tester A na
1959. El a cambia pa Executive-Di-
vision di Coordinacion di Operaciones
como un Coordination Assistant C”
na 1961. El a avanza den e puestonan
Coordination Assistant pa Coordina-
tion Analyst na 1965 y pa Coordina-
dor na 1966. Loreto a haya promo-
cion pa Sr. Coordinador na 1970.

Durante 1957/1958 Loreto a studia
na Illinois Institute of Technology na
Chicago. El a cumpli tambe cu un
asignacion ultramar di seis luna na
oficina di Creole na New York na
1969. Na Lago el a sigi cursonan di
ODL, Kepner Tregoe-General, Geren-
cia Efectivo y Scirbimento Efectivo.
Tambe el a tuma un curso di Linear
Programming na Lima, Peru, na 1967.

Na varios ocasion, Loreto a actua
como un ingeniero supervisorio den
seccionnan di Coordinacion y Short-

Range Economics. Anja pasa tambe
el tabata un instructor pa un curso di
Mechanical Economics duna na Su-
pervisornan di Mechanical y algun
personal di Oil Movements.

Den su ora liber, Loreto ta gusta
hunga ping-pong y traha den su hof-
fi.

Loreto y su esposa Greta tin dos
yiu muher, di 13 y 10 anja, y un yiu
homber di seis anja. Nan ta biba na
Papilon 70-C, Santa Cruz.

George Chehin a principia su ca-
rera na Lago ariba Mei 20, 1946 co-
mo un Aprendiz Clerk D den Material
Accounting. Luego el a avanza pa e
puestonan di Junior Inventory Clerk,
Code Checking Clerk, Commissary
Sales Control Clerk pa Materials
Clerk Il na 1952. Despues el a ocu-
pa e posicionnan di Attest Clerk Il,
Attest Clerk A y Accounting Clerk
promer cu su promocion pa Sr. Ac-
counting Clerk na 1972. Na varios
ocasion desde 1967 George a actua
como Accountant.

Un graduado di Hogeschool di Go-
bierno na Surinam, George a tuma un
curso di Accounting Practico na Lago.

Den su tempo liber, George ta gus-
ta mira wega di beisbol y di futbol.

George y su esposa Jamieli tin tres
yiu muher, di 27, 26 y 20 anja y un
yiu homber di 22 anja. Familia Che-
hin ta biba na Paradijsheuvelstraat
23, na San Nicolas.

Harold Kock a principia cu Lago
ariba September 12, 1963 como un Jr.
Clerical Trainee D. El a avanza den
e puestonan di Jr. Clerical Trainee pa
Jr. Accounting Clerk na 1965 y pa Ac-
counting Clerk 2 na 1967. El a haya
Ppromocion pa Accounting Clerk | na
1969 y a bira un Sr. Accounting Clerk
na Agosto 1974. Na 1976 tambe el a
actua como un Accountant.

Un graduado cu MULO-A for di St.
Augustinus College di San Nicolas,
Harold tin su certificado di type y

March 1977

On March 11 a group of Mechanical employees completed
a "Basic Mathematics” course. The ten-hour course was
given by R. Washburn of Mechanical-Engineering (standing)
in the Mechanical Training Center.

Ariba Maart 11 un grupo di empleadonan di Mechanical a
termina un curso di "Matematica Basico”. E curso di 10
Ora a ser duna pa R. Washburn (na drechi) di Mechanical-
Engineering den Centro di Entrenamento di Mechanical.

[ Three Promoted March 1]

(Continued from page 1)
sitions of Junior Inventory Clerk, Code
Checking Clerk, Commissary Sales
Control Clerk to Materials Clerk II in
1952. He further held the positions of
Attést Clerk II, Attest Clerk A and Ac-
counting Clerk prior to his promotion
to Sr. Accounting Clerk in 1972. On
several occasions since 1967 George
acted as an Accountant.

A graduate of the Surinam Govern-
ment High School, George followed a
Practical Accounting course at Lago.

In his leisure hours George likes
watching baseball and football ga-
mes.

George and his wife Jamieli have
three daughters, ages 27, 26, and 20
years, and a 22-year-old son. The
Chehin family lives at Paradijsheuvel-
straat 23 in San Nicolas.

Harold Kock entered Lago service
on September 12, 1963 as a Jr. Cleri-
cal Trainee D. He advanced through
the positions of Jr. Clerical Trainee
to Jr. Accounting Clerk in 1965 and to
Accounting Clerk 2 in 1967. He was
promoted to Accounting Clerk 1 in
1969 and became a Sr. Accounting
Clerk in August 1974. In 1976 he also
acted as an Accountant.

A MULO-A graduate of St. Augusti-
nus College of San Nicolas, Harold
has his typing certificate and also at-
tended the Aruba Commercial Acade-
my for two years. He also completed
a Lago-sponsored course in General
and Practical Accounting and is at
present following an Effective Writing
course.

Off the job, Harold likes fishing
and playing volleyball.

Harold and his wife Rose have a 3-
year-old son and an 8-month baby
boy. They live at Savaneta 392.



tambe a studia pa dos anja na Aca-
demia Comercial Arubano. Tambe el
a completa un curso bao auspicio di
Lago den Accounting General y Prac-
tico y actualmente el ta tuma un cur-
so di Scirbimento Efectivo.

Despues di trabao, Harold ta gusta
pisca y hunga volleyball

Harold y su esposa Rose tin un yiu
homber di 3 anja y un baby homber
di ocho luna. Nan ta biba na Sava-
neta 392.

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Lago Peat Foundation Ta - Compl 20
Anja di Servicio na Beneficio di Comunidad

Binti anja pasa, ariba Maart 22,
1957, Gerencia di Lago a establece e
Lago Scholarship Foundation, recono-
ciendo cu desaroyo di un comunidad
ta depende ariba su hendenan y nan
desaroyo. Cu e medio aqui, Compa-
nia quier a asisti e comunidad Aruba-
no den un manera significante cu de-
saroyo di profesionalnan Arubano

quende despues di a gradua lo bolbe
e isla y yuda traha pa un mehor Aru-
ba.

Durante e periodo di 20 anja, e



Process Manager 9. Dahle presents 25-year service watch to Ni-
colaas J. v.d. Linde of Process-HDS, witnessed by Division Super-
intendent R. C. Heywood. His anniversary date was Jan. 2.



J. W. Hodgson presents 25-year service watch to Martiliano Lopez
of Mechanical-Metal Trades (March 10), in the Presence of Mecha-
nical Supervisor B. Romano.

Foundation a yuda forma e carera
profesional di como 340 residentes di
Aruba, incluyendo 141 cu a studia na
Estados Unidos, 190 na Hulanda, 2 na
Puerto Rico y 6 na Corsow. Entre es-
nan cu awe ta sirbi e comunidad Aru-
bano nos ta haya mediconan, farma-
ceutico, abogado, maestronan, enfer-
mera, ingeniero, accountant y otro
profesionalnan quende hunto cu e
resto di comunidad ta trahando pa
desaroyo y progreso di e isla. Mayo-
ria di e graduadonan awe ta ocupa




Benedicto Giel of Mechanical-Materials receives his 25-year ser-
vice watch from S. T. Hodge (March 7), in the presence of Depart-
ment Manager G. F. Lorenson and supervisors.

<=

Members of the Lago Scholarship Foun-

dation are (I to r): C. Z. de Cuba (Treasu-

rer/Secretary), R. F. R. Harms (member),

M. Angela (Vice Chairman), and H. F. Cof-

Chairman is T. R. Clapp
(Insert).

fi (member).



Miembros di Lago Scholarship Foundation

ta (r pa d): C. Z. de Cuba (Tesorero/Se-

cretario), R. F. R. Harms (Miembro), M.

Angela (Vice President), y H. F. Coffi

(Miembro), Presidente ta T. R. Clapp
(den cuadro ariba).

eo

puestonan responsable di gerencia
na Aruba, tanto pafor y paden di com-
pania.

Compania ta reconoce cu e posi-
cion mas importante di cualquier pais
ta su hendenan y pesey, como un ciu-
dadano incorpora responsable, el lo
sigui cu su ayudo financiero na Lago
Scholarship Foundation pa asina e
por continua su trabao importante na
servicio di desaroyo di profesional-
nan Arubano pa beneficio y bienestar

(Contina na pag. 12)





Adelberto Tromp of Process-Utilities receives his 25-year service
watch (March 10) from Process Manager 9. Dahle in a ceremony
attended by supervisors and fellow workers.


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The 16 candidates vying for the 1977 Aruba Carnival Queen title included (left to right): Sira Werleman
Estrella Club; Jossy Ponson - Caribe Club; Elly Vrolijk - Paradera District Queen; Patricia van der Lin-
den - Omega Sport Club; Miriam Geerman - San Nicolas District Queen; Maria Greaux - Savaneta Dis-
trict Queen; Barbara Dirksz,

Dakota District Queen; Marcia
Organization; Brenda Croes -
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Cancis Club; Cristina Tromp - Oranjestad District Queen; Ofelia Arends - Aruba Nuris Dabian of Esso Club as Runner-up in the 1977 Aru-

etio Paradera; Elvia Bustillos - Noord District Queen; and Mary Idigoras - Bra- ba Carnival Queen election at the Wilhelmina Stadium on
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Group From Process, Mechanical, Technical Learns More About Burners

use of fuel/gas for proper furnace
heating.

To update employees on the latest
techniques and information for the ef-
ficient operation and maintenance of
fuel oil and gas burners, some 20
Process, Mechanical and Technical
employees recently followed a 40-
hour Zink Burner Course. The con-
tractor who repairs burners for Lago
also had a representative attend the
mechanical portion of the course.

The one-week, all-day course in-
cluded two days of lectures and field
demonstrations on such operations as
disassembling, assembling and _ in-
spection of oil guns, including trou-
bleshooting.

The other three days of the course
covered the process and technical as-
pects for more efficient heater opera-
tion, such as proper draft, proper
burner size, proper fuel oil/gas condi-
tions and pressures.

In all, Lago has over 300 burners
on the various units and their proper
operation will result in more efficient

Quico Ta

SEGURIDAD ta e diferencia entre un
sonrisa y un lagrima.
SEGURIDAD ta algo cu hustamente
mester funciona y tuma
lugar promer cu un des-
gracia socede sigur.
SEGURIDAD ta loque ta evita dolor,
pena, y miseria, locual
solamente abo, e traha-
dor, por sufri, pero cual
bo por evita tambe.
SEGURIDAD ta NO ACCIDENTE. SE-
GURIDAD ta salba bida!
Quizas bo no por pro-
nostica bo futuro, pero
bo por yuda asegura cu
lo bo tin un futuro sin
accidente. Bo por evi-
ta accidente door di tra-
ha observando seguri-
dad y door di ser con-
sciente. Duna bo fami-
lia y amigonan un rega-

ARUBA ESSO NEWS

The course was given by Ron Wil-
liams of John Zink Company of Tulsa,
Oklahoma, a manufacturer of heater
burners.

The lectures given in the Mechani-
cal Training Center were also video-
taped for future use by Mechanical

11

Ron Williams, on video screen,
was the instructor for the 40-
hour Zink Burner Course given
to 20 Lago employees in the Me-
chanical Training Center.

*

Ron Williams, ariba pantalla di

Videotape, tabata e Instructor

pa e "Zink Burner Course” duna

na 20 empleado di Lago den

Centro di Entrenamento di Me-
chanical.

Training Coordinator Jerry Francis.

Those taking the couse included O.
Goeloe, Ph. de Souza, R. A. Amaya,
A. R. Velasquez, |. P. Vrolijk, L. A.
Connor, T. A. Trimon, A. Garcia, A.
Tromp, P. E. de Palm, R. Hernandez,
V. A. Marval, L. Richard, M. Emeren-
cia, A. F. Boekhoudt, E. R. Kock, C.
A. Richardson, R. H. Pinas, E. A. Kool-
man and R. W. Washburn.

Grupo Di Process, Mechanical, Technical
Ta Sinja Mas Den Curso Tocante “Burners”

Pa tene empleadonan al corriente
di techniek y informacion mas recien-
te pa operacion y mantenecion efi-
ciente di “burners” di gas y azeta
combustible, como 20 empleado di
Process, Mechanical y Technical po-
co dia pasa a sigui un Curso yama
Zink Burner Course di 40 ora. E con-
tratista cu ta drecha e burners na La-
go tambe a laga un representante tu-

Seguridad?

lo — Coopera pa segu-
ridad y salud di tur, in-
cluyendo bo mes segu-
ridad !

Si bo tin capacidad pa pensa bon,
pa studia e forma pa haci un trabao
correcto y si ademas bo tin amor pa
bo prohimo, pa bo cas, pa bo amigo-
nan, anto abo sin duda mester ta un
empleado cu ta traha cu seguridad.

Si bo ta pensa manera nos a caba
di bisa, anto lo bo traha y lo bo tin
semper e pensamento bo dilanti pa
evita desgracia.

Promer cu bo haci un trabao, mira
pa bo ta sigur com bo ta bai hacié y
pakiko, y lo bo ta debidamente prote-
ha. Tambe usa tur articulos y equi-
po di seguridad pa bo proteccion den
bo trabao particular.

Y corda tambe, cu costo di un ac-
cidente por ser paga, pero tin conse-
quencianan di un accidente cu por ta
irreparable.

ma e parti mechanical di e curso.

E curso di un siman, durante hen-
ter dia, a inclui dos dia di lectura y
demonstracion den planta tocante tal
trabaonan manera desarma, arma y
inspecciona "oil guns’, incluyendo
busca y drecha nan fayonan.

E otro tres dianan di e curso a cu-
bri e aspectonan di proceso y tecni-
co pa operacion mas eficiente di ca-
lentadornan, manera corrido adecua-
do di aire, tamanjo apropiado di bur-
ner, condicionnan adecuado di com-
bustible of gas y presionnan.

En total Lago tin mas di 300 "bur-
ners” ariba e varios plantanan y si
nan ta opera bon esey lo resulta den
uso mas eficiente di combustible of
gas pa calenta forno mehor.

E curso a ser duna pa Ron Williams
di John Zink Company di Tulsa, Okla-
homa, un fabricante di “heater bur-
ners”.

E lesnan cu a ser duna den Centro
di Entrenamento di Mechanical tam-
be a ser poni ariba videotape pa uso
den futuro pa Coordinador di Entre-
namento di Mechanical Jerry Francis.

Esnan cu a tuma e curso ta inclui
O. Goeloe, Ph. de Souza, R. A. Ama-
ya, A. R. Velasquez, |. P. Vrolijk, L. A.
Connor, T. A. Trimon, A. Garcia, A.
Tromp, P. E. de Palm, R. Hernandez,
V. A. Marval, L. Richard, M. Emeren-
cia, A. F. Boekhoudt, E. R. Kock, C.
A. Richardson, R. H. Pinas, E. A. Kool-
man y R. W. Washburn.




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ARUBA ESSO NEWS

March 1977

J. T. Croes Leaves on Foreign Assignment in Rotterdam March 22

On March 22, Juan T. Croes, Super-
vising Engineer of the Distillation Sec-
tion of Technical-Process Technical
Services Division, left on a 12 to 18-
month assignment at the Rotterdam
Refinery of Esso Netherlands B. V.

Juan will assist in the refinery’s
new Visebreaker Project. His respon-
sibilities will include the review of the
Visbreaker design specification, fol-
low-up on construction, inspection of
equipment, assistance in the writing
of operating manual and assistance
with classroom training of operators.

He will be involved in the unit start-
up, which is scheduled for the first
part of 1978.

Juan is a graduate of Colegio Aru-
bano, who studied at the Technical
University of Eindhoven, Holland,
where he obtained his Master’s de-
gree in Chemical Engineering in 1970.

He joined Lago’s Technical Depart-
ment in June 1970 in the Crude Pro-
ducts and Light Ends Section.

In 1972, Juan completed a 6-month
work assignment at Esso Research
& Engineering Company, Florham
Park, New Jersey, where he assisted
in the company’s Petrochem furnace
replacement project.

Returning to Lago in July 1972, he
was assigned to the HDS-II technical
startup team. Later he moved on to
Fuels Division where he was Process
Foreman in the Visbreaker area. His
last assignment was in the PTS Divi-
sion.

At Lago Juan has taken several com-
Pany-sponsored courses and also at-
tended a Process Economics Course
in Caracas in 1972.

Juan was accompanied on_ his
overseas assignment by his wife Jose-
phine and six-year-old son Alan Ge-
rard and two-year-old daughter Edith
Marian.

[ Scholarship Foundation |

(Continua di pag. 5)

di e comunidad Arubano.
Ariba Diadomingo, Maart 20, e

Scholarship Foundation a tene un
Programa special na Tele-Aruba pa
conmemora su di 20 aniversario. Du-
rante e programa varios profesional-
nan Arubano cu a studia bao di e pro-
grama di e Foundation a ser entrevis-
ta.



J. T. Croes, with
family, leaving on
an overseas assign-

ment in Holland.

*

J. T. Croes, y fa-
milia, saliendo pa
un asignacion ul-

tramar na Hulanda.



J.T. Croes Ariba Asignacion Na Hulanda Maart 22

Ariba Maart 22, Juan T. Croes, In-
geniero Supervisor di Seccion di Des-
tilacion, den Dept. Tecnico-Division
di Process Technical Services, a bai
ariba un asignacion di 12 pa 18 luna
na Refineria di Rotterdam di Esso Ne-
derland B.V.

Juan lo asisti den e Proyecto di Vis-
breaker nobo di e refineria. Su res-
ponsabilidadnan lo inclui analisis di
specificacion di diseno pa e Visbrea-
ker, chequeo ariba construccion, in-
speccion di equipo, ayudo den scir-
bimento di manual di operacion y pa
entrenamento den klas di operador-
nan. Tambe el lo ta envolvi den start-
mento di e planta, cu ta programa pa
prome parti di 1978.

LSF Attains Twenty
Years of Service
To Aruban Community

Twenty years ago, on March 22,
1957, Lago Management established
the Lago Scholarship Foundation, re-
cognizing that the development of a
community rests with its people and
their development. Through this
means, the Company wanted to as-
sist, in a significant way, the Aruban
community with the development of
Aruba professionals who upon gra-
duation would return to the island
and help build a better Aruba.

Over the 20-year period, the Foun-
dation helped mold the professional
careers of some 340 Aruban tresi-
dents, including 141 who studied in
the USA, 190 in Holland, 2 in Puerto
Rico, and 6 in Curagao. Among those
who today serve the Aruban commu-
nity you will find physicians, pharma-
cists, lawyers, teachers, nurses, en-
gineers, accountants, and other pro-
fessionals who, together with the rest
of the community are working toward
the development and progress of the
island. The majority of the gradua-
tes today occupy responsible, mana-



Juan ta un graduado di Colegio
Arubano, cu a studia na Universidad
Tecnico di Eindhoven, na unda el a
obtene su grado di Ingeniero den In-
genieria Quimica na 1970.

El a drenta servicio di Lago su
Depto. Tecnico na Juni 1970 den Sec-
cion di Crude Products & Light Ends.

Na 1972, Juan a cumpli cu un asig-
nacion di trabao di 6 luna na Esso
Research & Engineering Company na
Florham Park, New Jersey, unda el a
asisti den e proyecto di reempiaza-
mento di forno petroquimica di e
compania.

Regresando na Lago na Juli 1972,
el a ser asigna den e team tecnico pa
startmento di HDS-Il. Despues el a
move pa Fuels Division unda el taba-
ta Process Foreman den Pipestill/Vis-
breakers. Su ultimo asignacion taba-
ta den Process Technical Services Di-
vision.

Na Lago Juan a tuma varios curso
auspicia pa compania y tambe a sigui
un Curso di Economia di Proceso na
Caracas na 1972.

Juan a ser acompana ariba su asig-
nacion ultramar pa su esposa Jo-
sephine y yiu homber di 6 anja Alan
Gerard y yiu muher di dos anja Edith
Marian.



gerial positions in Aruba, both out-
side and inside the Company.

The Company recognizes that the
most important asset of any country
is its people, and will therefore, as a
responsible corporate citizen conti-
nue its financial support to the Lago
Scholarship Foundation so it can con-
tinue to carry out its important work
of service in the development of Aru-
ban professionals for the benefit and
welfare of the Aruban community.

On Sunday, March 20, the Scholar-
ship Foundation presented a special
program on Tele-Aruba to commemo-
rate its 20th anniversary. During the
program several Aruban professionals
who studied under the Foundation's
program were interviewed.





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