N.F. Pergola Appointed Manager-Marine Personnel At Energy Transportation
Joseph J. Cuneo, president of Energy Transportation Corporation (ETC) of New York City, has announced the appointment of Nicola F. Pergola as manager-marine personnel. His responsibilities will include the manning of licensed and unlicensed crews for the company's fleet, and negotiation of labor contracts for the seagoing personnel.
Mr. Pergola began his career at sea with American Export Lines, and the past 11 years of his 35 years in the maritime industry have been with ETC, most recently as manager- guarantee claims. He was responsible for early design approval and operation, concentrating primarily on technical aspects.
He received his BS degree in marine engineering from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in 1949, and his MS degree in mechanical engineering from Columbia University in 1960. He is active in the New York Metroplitan Section of SNAME and is a past chairman. He is also a member of the Institute of Marine Engineers, Society of Marine Port Engineers, American Society of Naval Engineers, and American Society of Mechanical Engineers.