FMC Corporation Names Gill To Newly Created Post
Robert L. Witt, engineering manager of the Fluid Control Division of FMC Corporation, 10516 Old Katy Road, Houston, Texas 77024, announced that William A. Gill has been named offshore engineering manager. In this newly created position, Mr. Gill's department will be responsible for the development of offshore loading systems, including a boom-to-tanker loading concept currently underway.
Before coming to Brea, Calif., in 1974, Mr. Gill, who has been with the company for 10 years, was chief engineer at FMC Europe. A native of upper New York state, Mr. Gill holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Buffalo, and is currently working toward his MBA degree at the University of Southern California.
FMC Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, 111., is a major international producer of machinery and chemicals for industry and agriculture, with 1977 sales of $2.29 billion. Worldwide, the company has more than 43,000 employees located at 127 manufacturing facilities in 32 states and 13 foreign countries.