Aruba Esso news
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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: June 20, 1969
Frequency: biweekly
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Lago Oil & Transport Co., Ltd. W
Aruba, Netherlands Antilles W

VOL. 30, No. 12 June 20, 1969

New Vice President/General Manager

LeRoy Johnston Jr. Comes to Lago

With 18 Years'
LeRoy Johnston Jr. (46)
joined Lago June 1 as vice
president and general mana-
ger. He brings to Lago more
than 18 years' experience in
the petroleum industry in Ve-
nezuela, where he worked in
Maracaibo, Amuay, Caripito,
La Salina and Caracas.
Mr. Johnston, who speaks
Spanish fluently, comes from
Creole-Caracas, where he had
been assistant manager of the
Refining Department.
With a BS degree in Me-
chanical Engineering from the
University of Kansas, Mr.
Johnston was originally em-
ployed June, 1948 with Creole-
Maracaibo as mechanical en-
gineer. He transferred to the
Amuay Refinery Sept. 27, '48.
Most of his career with
Creole Mr. Johnston spent at

Creole Experience
the Amuay Refinery where he
became assistant refinery ma-
nager on September 1, 1965.
He was named acting refine-
ry manager on February 1,
1967 and manager on August
1, 1967. He held that post un-
til July 1, 1968 when he trans-
ferred to Creole-Caracas.
During the Second World
War, Mr. Johnston served as
a pilot in the U.S. Naval Air
Corps and served in the At-
lantic Fleet.
His hobbies include flying,
sailing and fishing. He owns
a gyrocopter at his farm in
Mr. Johnston is married
and has a son, LeRoy III (14),
who is attending Phillips Exe-
ter Academy in the U.S., and
a daughter, Jan (11), who is
attending grade school.

J. Croes, R. van Heeswijk Advance

To New Posts Effective June 1st.

Two promotions were an-
nounced effective June 1 in
the Process and Technical
Departments. Joaquin Croes
of Process-Refining Division
advanced to Operations Su-
pervisor, while in Technical-
Economics & Planning Divi-
sion Ronald van Heeswijk
moved up to Senior Engineer.

Joaquin's first job at Lago
was as Messenger "B" in the
Industrial Relations Depart-
ment in December 1943. He
later transferred to Process
Department where he pro-
gressed to Levelman in the
Catalytic & Light Ends area
in 1952. He became Assistant
Operator in 1954 and Oper-

Jeanette Geerman, Miss Aruba 1969, with other contestants.
(See Page 7).

New Vice President and General Manager LeRoy Johnston.
Vice Presidente/Gerente General Nobo

LeRoy Johnston Ta Bin na Lago

Cu 18 Anja Experiencia cu Creole

LeRoy Johnston Jr. (46 an.
ja di edad) a bin traha na La-
go Juni 1 como vice-presiden-
te y gerente general. E ta
trece pa Lago mas cu 18 anja
di experiencia den industrial
petrolera na Venezuela, ca-
minda el a traha na Maracai-
bo, Amuay, Caripito, La Sa-
lina y Caracas.
Sr. Johnston, kende ta pa.
pia Spai6 cu facilidad, ta bi-
ni di Creole-Caracas, caminda
e tabata gerente asistente di
Departamento di Refinacion.
Cu grado di bachiller den

ator three years later. In
1962 Joaquin moved up to the
position of Assistant Shift
Foreman-Cat. & Light Ends.
A 1964 promotion made
him Shift Foreman in Proc-
ess-Refining, where he subse-
quently worked as Mainten-
ance Foreman and Mainten-
ance Coordinator. Before this
recent promotion, Joaquin
had been Process Foreman
since November 1, 1967.
In his new capacity as
Operations Supervisor, Joa-
quin has operations responsi-
bility for all units presently
on DDC control in the Light
Ends area, the entire Refin-
ing Central Control House
(Continued on page 3)

ingenieria mecAnica cu el a
recibi di Universidad di Kan-
sas, Sr. Johnston a bai traha
originalmente dia 7 di Juni
1948 cu Creole como ingenie-
ro mecanico na Maracaibo.
Pronto el a pasa pa refineria
di Amuay Sept. 27, 1948.
Majoria di su carera cu
Creole, Sr. Johnston a pasa
den refineria di Amuay, ca-
minda el a bira gerente asis-
tente di refineria dia 1 Sep-
tember 1965. El a word
nombrA Gerente interino di
refineria dia 1 Februari 1967
y gerente dia 1 Augustus 1967.
E tabata ocupa tal puesto ey

te dia 1 Juli 1968 tempu cu el
a traslada pa oficina di Creole
na Caracas.
Durante segundo gera mun-
dial Sr. Johnston a sirbi como
piloto den cuerpo aereo naval
di Merca, den Flota Atlan-
Den su tempu liber e ta
gusta bula avion, nabega y
piscamento. Na su hacienda
na Kansas e tin un giroc6p-
Sr. Johnston ta cast y e
tin un yiu bomber, LeRoy
III cu tin 14 anja y actual-
mente ta studia na Phillips
Exeter Academy na Merca, y
un yiu muher Jan di 11 anja
cu ta bai MULO.


arwasm asso" 1J. Croes, R. van Heeswijk Promovi

Lago Oil &Transport Co., Ltd. M WIN Pa Puesto Nobo Efectivo Juni 1

A. Werleman Editor; Miss L.I. de Lange Assoc. Editor;
J. M. de Cuba Photographer
Printed by: Verenigde Antilliaanse Drukkerijen N.V.

J. R. Buchanan Returns to Lago

After 6 -Year Creole Assignment

James R. Buchanan Jr. re-
joined Lago June 1, 1969 as
Operations Coordinator in Pro-
cess-Operations Coordination
Division. He returns to Lago
after more than 6-1/2 years
with Creole-Caracas.
On November 8, 1962, Mr.
Buchanan transferred from La-
go to Creole as Sr. Coordina-
tion Supply Analyst I. When
he left the Caracas office May
31, 1969, he held the position
of Supervising Coordination
Supply Analyst.
Mr. Buchanan, who has a
BS degree in chemical engin-
eering from North Carolina
State College and an MS de-
gree in chemical engineering
from the Massachusetts Insti-
tute of Technology, started at

Buchanan Ta Regresa

Na Lago Despues di

6 V2 Anja na Creole
James R. Buchanan Jr. a
bolbe bin traha na Lago dia
1 Juni 1969 como Coordinador
di Operacion den Division di
Process cu ta coordina ope-
racionnan di refineria. E ta
bini bek aki despues di a tra-
ha mas cu 6% anja cu Creole
na Caracas.
Dia 8 November 1962 Sr.
Buchanan a traslada di Lago
pa Creole como Sr. Coordi-
nation Supply Analyst I. Dia
cu el a laga su oficina na
Caracas dia 31 Mei 1969 e
tabata ocupa puesto di Su-
pervising Coordination Supply
Sr. Buchanan, cu tin grado
di bachiller di ciencia den in-
genieria quimica, cual el a
haya di North Carolina State
College, y grado di Maestro
den ingenieria quimica di In-
stituto Technologico di Esta-
do Massachusetts, a principia
na Lago dia 13 Januari 1957
como ingeniero quimico den


Lago January 13, 1957 as a
chemical engineer in TSD-Pro-

He was transferred to Exe-
cutive Operations Coordina-
tion on December 5, 1960 as
Coordination Assistant A and
was promoted to Sr. Coordina-
tion Assistant effective April
1, 1962.

Before joining Lago, Mr.
Buchanan served for two
years (1954-1956) in the U.S.
Army in Germany where he
held the rank of first lieute-

J. R. Buchanan

Mr. Buchanan, who is con-
versant in Spanish, is mar-
ried and has three daughters,
Michal Ann, Jessica and Mo-

El a traslada pa Executive-
Operations Coordination dia 5
December 1960 como Coordi-
nation Assistant A, y a recibi
promocion pa puesto di Sr.
Coordination Assistant dia 1
April 1962.

Promer cu el a bin traha
na Lago, Sr. Buchanan a sir-
bi dos anja (1954-1956) den
Eheroito Amerioano na Ale-
mania, cu range di promer

Sr. Buchanan, cu ta papia
Spafl6, ta casA y tin tres yiu
muher, Michal Ann, Jessica y

Dos promocion a
uncia cu efecto 1
Departamentonan Pr
Technical. Joaquin
Process, Division di
cion, a bal dilanti y
na puesto di Operat
pervisor, mientras d
nical-Economics &
Ronald van Heeswijk
promocion pa Senior
Joaquin su prome
na Lago tabata M
'B' den Departamento

keda an-
Juni den
ocess y

rante su proximo vacacion e
tin idea di bishita Venezuela
y Colombia.

rcea m Ron a cuminza su carera
Refina- como ingeniero den Technical.
a yega Process su Division di Inge-
ions Su- nieria na 1963. El a gradua
en Tech.
n Tech- como bachiller di ingenieria
Planning quimica na HTS di Groningen,
a recibi Hulanda. El a worde encargA
Engin- cu trabao di ingeniero di con-
tacto pa unidadnan di Isome-
r trabao risacion y Alkylacion te 1964,
messengerr ora cu compania a fid duran-
di Re- te tres luna na Aruba Chem-
S %* ical Industries.

lacion Industrial na Decem-
ber 1943. Despues el a pasa
pa Process Department, ca-
minda el a progress y a bira
Levelman den plant Cataly-
tic & Light Ends na 1952. El
a bira Assistant Operator na
1954 y Operator tres anja des-
pues. Na 1962 Joaquin a
hanja mas promotion, biran-
do Assistant Shift Foreman
di Catalytic & Light Ends.
Un promotion na 1964 a
hacid Shift Foreman den Pro-
cess-Refining, caminda des-
pues el a traha como Main-
tenance Foreman y Mainten-
ance Coordinator. Promer cu
su reciente promotion, Joa-
quin tabata Process Foreman
desde 1 November 1967.
Den su puesto nobo como
Operations Supervisor, Joa-
quin ta responsabel pa tur
unidadnan actualmente conec-
tA na control DDC den distri-
to di Light Ends, henter Re-
fining Central Control House,
cual ta inclui sistemanan di
control di plant di craqueo
y sistemanan di control di Ca-
talytic & Light ends.
Joaquin a tuma un curso di
turbina di gas na Filadelfia
algun anja pasA. E ta casA y
tin cincu yiu, di edadnan en-
tre diezcincu y seis anja. Du-

El a bolbe na Lago su Di-
vision di Ingenieria den Pro-
cess na Januari 1965. Na Oc-
tober di e anja ey compania
a mand4 na e centro di Esso
pa investigation cientifica y
ingenieria na Florham Park,
Merca, cu un otro encargo
temporal. Poco despues di a
bolbe na Aruba el a sali pa
refineria di Esso na Rotter-
dam, Hulanda, pasobra Lago
a fid pa traha eynan un anja.
Na 1967 el a bolbe na Lago
y el a bai traha den Division
Economics & Planning.

R. van Heeswijk

Recientemente el a worde
nombrA Coordinador di Bud-
get pa 1970. Durante su em-
pleo cu compania Ron a tuma
hopi curso, entire nan curso di
diseflo di Proceso na Lima,
Peri; diseflo y aplicacion pa
control automatic na Geneva,
New York; y programacion
linear na Florham Park, New
Ron ta miembro di comision
cu ta dirigi Lago su Feria
Cientifica, tambe director di
actividadnan di Esso Club.
Den su tempu liber e ta gusta
hunga tenis.
E ta casA y tin dos yiu
muher, di cincu y tres anja.

June 20, 1969

June 20, 1969

Participants in the Lago-Creole sponp-
ored Process Economics Course held at
the Aruba Sheraton Hotel from May
27-June 12 included: (Participantes der
Curso di Economia di Proceso teni na
Aruba Sheraton Hotel di Mei 27-Juni 12
a inclui:) First row, left to right: C.
Forte, H. Sifontes, F. Kock, F. Kock,
W. L. Duke, J. R. Carroll; 2nd row, I to
r: M. Borstelmann, W. Matthews, H.
Bislip, R. E. Haack, L. D. Rossi, C.
Mager, R. Reyes, J. E. Yeamans, W. F.
Ratcliff, instructor; 3rd row, I to r: C.
Redhead, H. J. Fenton, R. Sierra, R.
Johnson, instructor, J. Noguera, J. Bo-
lich, G. Sorli, R. Strauss, D. Castillo.



I J. Croes, R. van Heeswijk Promoted I

r ws

Vice President LeRoy Johnston presents certificate of
achievement for completing Process Economics Course to
C. Redhead from Creole-Amuay.
Vice President LeRoy Johnston ta present certificado pa
Curso di Economia di Proceso na C. Redhead di Creole-

Diezcuater Empleado Ta Gana Total

F. 680 den Premio Inicial di CYI

(Continued from page 1)

which includes the Cracking
Plant control systems and the
Catalytic & Light Ends con-
trol systems.
Joaquin followed a Gas
Turbine Course in Philadel-
phia a couple of years ago.
Married, he has five children,
ranging in age from fifteen to
six years. On his next vaca.
tion he plans to visit Vene-
zuela and Colombia.
Ron began as an engineer
with the Technical-Process
Engineering Division in 1963.
A B.S. graduate in Chemical
Engineering of the HTS in
Groningen, Holland, he was
assigned as contact engineer
for the Isomerization and Al-
kylation units until 1964 when
he went on a three-month
loan assignment to Aruba
Chemical Industries.
He returned to Lago's Pro-
cess Engineering Division in
January, 19i5. In October

that year he was sent to Esso
Research & Engineering Cen-
ter in Florham Park on an-
other loan assignment. Short.
ly after returning to Aruba
he left on a one-year loan as-
signment to the Esso Rotter-
dam Refinery in Holland. In
1967 he returned to Lago and
was assigned to the Econom-
ics & Planning Division.
Recently he was named
1970 Budget Coordinator. Du-
ring his employment Ron has
followed many courses, among
others, the Process Design
Course in Lima, Peru; Design
and Application for Auto-
matic Control in Geneva, New
York, and Linear Program-
ming at Florham Park, New
A Lago Science Fair Com-
mittee member, Ron is also
Director of Activities of the
Esso Club. In his spare time
he enjoys playing tennis.
Married, he has two daugh-
ters, five and three years old.

Entre diezcuater ganador-
nan di premio inicial CYI pa
lunanan di Mei y Juni, Guil-
lermo Arendsz di Mechanical-
Shop Zone; F. R. Lo-Fo-Sang
di Mechanical-Oil Movements
zone; y B. F. Semeleer di
Mechanical-Shop Zone, cada
un a mira dos di nan ideanan
aceptA. Nan a gana f. 40.-
pa cada un di e ideanan cu
nan a manda aden.
U n sugerencia di S r
Arendsz tabata pa instala un
buracu di desague pabao di
tanki 423. E otro a sugeri pa
conecta e sistema di jama
hende na telefon pa via di
code, na e circuit di emer-

gencia di 110 Volt den kam-
ber di switch na central di
Sr. Lo-Fo-Sang su promer
idea tabata pa instala un slot
dobbel na substacion di Load-
ing Pumphouse, pa operador-
nan por drenta den e substa-
cion den caso di emergencia.
Su otro idea tabata pa pro-
teha esnan cu bishita Lago su
Feria Cientifica contra des-
Sr. Semeleer a sugeri pa
pone sostenedor riba tur tred-
nan di trapi den Control
House nobo di Division di Re-
finacion. Su di dos idea taba-
(Continud n pagina 8)

25-Year Service Watch Recipients for June

Bertrando Geerman Mech.-Proj. Eng. Sect.

Marcelo Croes Process-Refining

Paul Trimon Technical-Lab/lnsp.

Agustin Maduro Mechanical-Metal Section

Francisco Arrindell Technical-Lab/lnsp.

James E. Arrindell Mech.-Metal Section

Maximo Maduro Mechanical-C. O./Yard




*;. 3d
-*.* i

Dredge "Georgia" cutting through reef in lagoon.
Draga "Georgia" cortando door di rif den lagoen.

Engineer B. L. Williamson Project Supt. J. Wilkerson
Enginiero B. L. Williamson. explains dredging map.

Entrance in Reef, Turning Basin

Dredged, Land Reclaimed in Lagoon

The first and important
part of the preparatory work
for the Fla. 150,000,000 Hy-
drodesulphurization P r o ject
was completed May 26, 1969
by the dredge "Georgia" of
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
Company. This company car-
ried out the project as sub-
contractor for the Royal
Netherlands Harbour Works.
Since the time dredging oper-
ations started in the lagoon
at Lago on April 2, a huge
amount of material has been
The dredge cut a new en-
trance through the reef, 500
feet wide on the surface and
sloping down to 300 feet at
the bottom with a depth of
37 feet. Within the lagoon, a
turning basin was dredged to
34 feet. The material dredged
filled up an area extending
from Powerhouse No. 1 to the
General Office Building (see
map). Part of the reclaimed
area, rising some 10 feet
above mean sea water level,
will be used to erect the HDS
At present a 325 feet pier
is being built at the new re-
claimed site by the Royal
Netherlands Harbor Works.

The pier will be used for
landing heavy equipment and
later for dry cargo shipment.
The total cost of the dredg-
ing project is valued at ap-
proximately Fls. 1,400,000.
The dredge "Georgia", with
Billy P. Coleman as captain,
Jim Lane as chief engineer
and Chief Mate E. W. Pier-
son, came from Tampa, Flo-
rida, after dredging a harbor
there. The project at Lago is
their third job. Field engineer
for the project was L. Mal-
oney, while J. Wilkerson was
Project Superintendent.
The dredge (160 feet long,
48 feet wide, with a draft of
(Continued on page 8)

This is the control room of dredge "Georgia", with Operat
Kennedy at the "joy stick". Behind him is Field Engineer L. I
while Captain Billy P. Coleman is in background. The other i
is Alton Abbott.
Esaki ta e sala di control di drag "Georgia", cu John Ken
control. Tras di dje ta Field Engineer L. Maloney, mientras C;
Coleman ta mas patras. E otro operator ta Alton Abbott.

.t t"*'
21 '

This is the 84-foot shaft with cutter of
dredge "Georgia" with depth scale.

Esaki ta e boor di 84 pia di e draga
"Georgia" cu e marcador di hundura.






-- -"' I -'r "

Here "Georgia" is cutting a passage through shallow area
to get to the lagoon dredging site, while area southeast
of Powerhouse No. 1 is being filled with dredged material.

Aki "Georgia" ta corta un pasada door di un part secu
pa yega den lagoen na e sitio di draga, mientras e lugar
zuidoost di Powerhouse No. 1 ta ser yena cu santu.

Chief Engineer Jim Lane

Entrada den Rif, Lugar di Draai

Cobd, Tereno Gedempel den Lagoen

E part promer y in
tante di obranan prepare
pa project di desulfurisa
cual lo costa 150 miljon
rin, a word complete di
Mei 1969 door di e d
"Georgia", propiedad di C
Lakes Dredge & Dock C
compania aki a haci e tr
ey como sub-contratist
compania Hulandes HR
werken. Desde cu drag
tu a cuminza den lagoei
Lago April 2, un can
enorme di tera a word

E draga a corta un ent
nobo door di rif, 500 pia
chu na superfice di lama
rando menos te 300 pia

w -- 'E

a 26
!o. E
a di
a na

fondo di laman, cu profundi-
dad di 37 pia. Den lagoen mes
nan a coba un lugar pa bar-
cunan bira rond di 34 pia
hundu. E santu cu a keda
dragA a cubri un tereno for
di Powerhouse No. 1 te na
General Office Building, ma-
nera e mapa ta mustra. Parti
di e tereno gedempel, cu tin
un haltura di 10 pla riba su-
perficie di lama, lo worde usa
pa construction di plantanan
di desulfurisacion.

coba. Actualmente compania Ha-
Svenwerken ta trahando un
Swaf di 325 pia largu na e te-
Sreno gedempel. Compania lo
den usa e waf pa descarga pieza-
nan pist for di bapor, y des-
pues pa carganan general.
Costo total di e project di
1. dragamenttr a keda valut na
Sf. 1,400,006.
Draga "Georgia", cu Billy
P. Coleman como captain, Jim
Lane como hefe maquinista,
y promer ofieial E. W. Pier-
son, a bini for di Tampa, Flo-
rida, despues di a coba un
haf aya. E project na Lago
ta nan di trees obra. Ingeniero
na e sitio di trabao tabata L
Maloney, huntu cu J. Wilker-
(Continued a pagine 8)


Employees' Identification Badges in The Course of Years

.... 1939 1939 1941

1942 1950

1950 1958

1958 1968

In the course of years, employee
identifications have changed in size,
shape and content. Until 1939, the
oval metal badge contained only a
number as identification.
However, during the war years it
became necessary to have better and
more personalized identification
badges. Since that time all badges
have been provided with the em-
ployee's picture. The first picture
badge was rectangular and a later
type was round, all in metal frames.
In 1950, the era of plastic badges
started. The first plastic badge was
square, followed by the oval type.
The new badge is since 1968.

Fichanan Usa Den Curso di Anjas EARER
Den curso di anjas, identificacionnan pa empleadonan a S S
cambia den tamanjo, forma y contenido. Te 1939, e ficha
oval di metal tabata contene solamente un number pa iden- i-
tificacion. MAIN rJmNr ~InUI CATVC

Durante anjanan di 2do guera, sinembargo, a bira nece-
sario pa usa ficha mehor y mas personal. Desde e tempo
tur ficha a ser saki cu e empleado su portret aden. E pro-
mer ficha cu portret tabata di forma rectangular y un tipo
despues tabata rond6, pero tur tabata den lijsji di metal.
Na 1950, e period di ficha di plastic a cuminza. E pro-
mer ficha di plastic tabata mas o menos vierkant y despues
a bini e ficha oval. E mas reciente renobacion di ficha di
identification a tuma lugar na 1968.
E a tIICt~~


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Here is one of the passes (No. 183) used before 1930
when Lago operated under the name Pan-American Petrol-
eum Corporation. The first group of Americans who worked
for the company also received a Pan-Am gold button
(shown at left). The pictures above and at left were ob-
tained through the courtesy of Mr. E. Thomas Wilburn,
who worked for Pan-Am-Lago from 1928-1930 as an audi-
tor. He is now president of the First Federal Savings and
Loan Association of Broward County, Fort Lauderdale.

Aki ta uno di e promer pasnan (No. 183) usa promer cu
1930 tempu cu Lago tabata opera bao di number di Pan-
American Petroleum Corporation. E promer grupo di Ame-
ricano cu a traha pa compania tambe a recibi un boton Pan-
Am di oro (munstra na robez). E portretnan aki riba y na
banda robez a ser obteni pa cortesia di Sr. E. Thomas Wil-
burn, kende a traha pa Pan-Am y Lago di 1928 pa 1930
como un auditor. Awor el ta president di First Federal Sav-
ings and Loan Association di BrQward County, Florida.

us CuBs


1968 ....



June 20, 1969


laine 0 169A A

* Jeanette Geerman Is MISS ARUBA 1969 *

tS -

Marjorie Luydens,
Miss Tweka 1st Runner-up


Jeanette Geerman,
Miss Aruba 1969



Evelyn Croes,
Miss Press 2nd Runner-up

Jeatette cjeermatn, Mlliss rliuba f100)

Sandra Croes, Miss
1968 (left), and Guest

mu a w u *. -w' .' 4 S
Eight young ladies competed for the Miss Aruba title this
year. The winner, Miss Jeanette Geerman, will represent
Aruba in the Miss Universe Contest in Miami.

Ocho hoben damitas a competi pa titulo di Miss Aruba e
anja aki. E ganador, Srta. Jeanette Geerman, lo represent
Aruba den Concurso Miss Universe na Miami.



e nuJ 20 196g



Dredging in Lagoon

irConlmrfd frow, p..'-I 6 1

9 reell i; equip ,-,i war. ItA-
26.cPi)areir CeM i trigmns &nj
one generator which provide
power for a huge centrifugal
pump and the 84 feet long
cutter. Its discharge line is
26 inches in diameter. It is
capable of cutting over a
width of 300 feet and up to
65 feet deep while swinging
from port to starboard an-
chors attached to booms.
In addition to its 16-man
original crew, some 40 men
were engaged locally.
Resident Engineer for this
project and also for all con-
struction work for Lago's
HDS project is R. L. Thonus.
He is assisted by Field En-
gineer R. L. Plambeck. Both
are from Esso Research &
Engineering Company.
From Aruba, the "Georgia"
left for Curacao June 11.

The "Boulevard Esso Servicenter" will be opened Saturda)
June 28, at 9 a.m. The new Esso Servicenter will offer serve
ice 24 hours a day, including top quality Esso and Atla
products. It will be the first station to have diesel moto
fuel available. Customers can participate in a special con
test from June 28 to July 26, with a portable TV, a bicycle
and 12 top quality transistor radios as prizes. Come an
bring along the children at the grand opening. There wi
be balloons, soft drinks and giveaways for everyone.





CYI di Mei/Juni

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ta pa cambia lugar di e ac-
tual tubo di awa pa nord di
edificio caminda central di
telefon ta, pa un lugar nobo.
Otro ganadornan di un pre-
mio inicial di f. 40 tabata:
John G. Richardson, Theodoor
W. Lattig, tur dos di Mech-
anical-Shops; Angel Henri-
quez, Mechanical-Oil Move-
ments Zone; Robert J. van
Balen, Mechanical-M&C; Pe-
dro Geerman, Mechanical-
Shops (Instr.); Pieter J.
Beaujon, Mechanical Engin-
eering; Julio Kelly, Albino
Martin, tur dos di Process-
Oil Movements y Paul L.
Samy, Felies F. Wanga, Lu-
cario J. Maduro, tur di Proc-

r- -,

Some modern ballet dancers gave special performances dur-
ing the election of Miss Aruba 1969 at the Aruba Sheraton
Hotel May 31. In the top picture at right, one of the dancers
is Diana, daughter of PR Administrator O. V. Antonette.
Algun bailarinas di ballet modern a duna actuacion special
durante election di Miss Aruba 1969 na Aruba Sheraton
Hotel Mei 31. Den e portret ariba banda drechi, uno di e
bailarinas ta Diana, yiu muher di PR Administrator O. V.

son como superintendent di
E drag, cu ta midi 160 pia
largu. 48 pia hanchu cu un
calado di 9 pia, ta equipt cu
dos motor diesel di 26 cilin-
dro, y un generador cu ta
produce coriente pa un enor-
me pomp centrifugal y e boor
cu ta corta tera y ta 84 pia
largu. Su tubo cu ta descarga
santu tin un diametro di 26
duim. E por corta un hanchu-
ra di 300 pia te 65 pia hundu,
mientras e ta move pa medio
di ankernan banda drechi y
banda robez cu ta pegA na e
drag su boomnan.
Fuera di tripulacion di 16
homber di e draga, nan a du-
na 40 hende trabao aki na
Ingeniero Residente pa hen-
ter e project aki y tambe pa
tur obranan di construction
pa Lago su project di desul-
furisacion ta R. L. Thonus. R.
L. Plambeck ta asistie como
ingenlero na lugar di trabao.
Tur dos ta empleado di Esso
Research & Engineering
Draga "Georgia" a sali for
di Aruba Diarazon merdia. 11
di Juni pa Corsow, pa su si-
guiente tarea.


June 20, 1969

"Boulevard Esso Servicen-
ter" lo habri Diasabra, Juni
28, pa 9 a.m. E EssQ Servi-
center nobo lo ofrece servi-
cio 24 ora pa dia, incluyen-
do products Esso y Atlas
di supremo calidad. Esaki
lo ta e promer stacion cu lo
tin combustible diesel dis-
ponibel. Clientes por partici-
pa den un concurso special
di Juni 28 te Juli 26, mien-
tras tin un television porta-
til, un bicicleta y 12 radio
transistor di top calidad co-
mo premios. Bini y trece e
muchanan na e inauguracion
grandiose. Lo tin balon, re-
fresco y regalos pa tur.

[ Dragamento ..... .
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