NASSCO Elects Giorgis Group Vice President
Albert S. Giorgis has been elected to the newly created position of group vice president, technical, of National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. (NASSCO), San Diego, Calif. He reports to C. Larry French, president.
Reporting to Mr. Giorgis are the vice president, materials; the director of operations planning, and the vice president, engineering. Mr. Giorgis joined NASSCO in June 1976 as a project coordinator after having completed a 31- year active service career (midshipman to captain) in the United States Navy. His most recent assignment at NASSCO was that of AD project manager.
During his Navy service, Mr. Giorgis specialized in marine engineering as an engineering duty officer in such areas as project management (four years), in which he was supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion, and Repair, U.S. Navy, San Diego; Field Contract Administration (three years), which included the Washington, D.C., billet of P.M.S. 383, program manager for major amphibious and auxiliary ships; shipyard planning and production (nine years) ; and engineering inspector. He is the recipient of the Legion of Merit and Meritorious Service Medal.
Mr. Giorgis received a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md., and a Master of Science degree (electrical engineering) from the U.S. Naval Post Graduate School, Monterey, Calif.
Mr. Giorgis is a member of The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE), and an executive committeeman in the San Diego Section of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME).