Evergreen Handt Merged Into Evergreen Marine— Hansen Named President
Evergreen Line, New York, has announced the consolidation of Evergreen Handt Corporation into Evergreen Marine Corp. (N.Y.) Ltd., which will assume full responsibility for the U.S. East Coast/Far East container service in addition to its function as owner's representative. E v e r g r e en Marine will also oversee the Far East/Panama service.
Svend Hansen Jr., former president of Evergreen Handt, has been named president. Capt. S.Y. Kuo and Y.F. Chang, executive vice presidents at the owner's office, have been named to the same positions at the newly organized company. Evergreen Handt officers who retain their positions are Capt. M.H. Wei, e x e c u t i ve vice president; Richard Huang, vice president (business), and J.E. Celosse, v i c e p r e s i d e n t (operations). The change applies also to the Evergreen Handt offices in Charleston and Atlanta. All office locations, organization, staff, telex and telephone numbers, as well as agents in other areas, remain unchanged.
Evergreen Marine Corporation (Calif.) will continue its function as owner's representative office in North America, including overall supervision of all U.S. services and central equipment control.