Francis A. Martin And Ottaway, Inc. Name Norman Jensen Partner
Harry J. Ottaway, president of Francis A. Martin and Ottaway, Inc., 25 Broadway, New York, N.Y. 10004, has announced that Norman C. Jensen has become a partner of the firm and will hold the position of vice president and director.
Mr. Jensen is a graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and has served in the merchant marine for about 10 years. Prior to joining Martin and Ottaway in May 1974, Mr. Jensen served as port engineer with Cosmopolitan Shipping Co. and American President Lines. Mr. Jensen is a member of The Society of Marine Port Engineers, New York, The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, and The Association of Average Adjusters of the United States.
The firm of Francis A. Martin and Ottaway, Inc. is engaged in the practice of marine consultation, ship appraisal, marine engineering, vessel surveying and related professional activities.
The firm was founded in 1875 and has remained in business continuously since that date. In 1961, the company was purchased by the late William T. Ottaway and Harry J. Ottaway. Leroy T. Kanapaux and Harry G. Webber have been a s s o c i a t e d with the firm since 1955 and 1971, respectively. Hull and machinery and condition surveys of vessels are the major function, with a heavy accent on expertise regarding marine insurance. Additionally, the firm furnishes written opinions to average adjusters on controversial marine insurance claims and presently holds a contract with the U.S. Government for furnishing vessel value appraisals.