Drew Chemical Corp. Promotes Walter Smith
Raymond M. Burke, group vice president, Drew Chemical Corporation, Parsippany, N.J., has announced the promotion of Walter A. Smith to director, consulting and technical services, Marine Division. In his new position, Mr. Smith will be responsible for establishing technical support groups in both Europe and the Far East. This will provide more effective and efficient service to Drew Marine customers. Mr.
Smith served previously as technical director, Marine Division, and will continue with this responsibility for all technical support to the division's sales activities worldwide.
A graduate of the State University of New York Maritime College at Fort Schuyler, Mr. Smith joined Drew in 1976. He served previously as manager of power generation and distribution for Allied Chemical Corporation. Prior to that, he was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours, and also by Exxon Affiliates as a utilities advisor in Holland, Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand, and Okinawa.
Mr. Smith is a licensed professional engineer in the states of New York, New Jersey, and South Carolina.
Drew Chemical, a subsidiary of United States Filter Corporation, is a major supplier of products and services for water management and specialty chemicals for the industrial and marine markets.