Gus Ruetenik Promoted To Environmental Products Manager At Seaward
Seaward International, Inc. of Falls Church, Va., recently announced the promotion of Gus Ruetenik to the position of environmental products manager.
In his new capacity, Mr. Ruetenik will have overall business responsibility for Seaward International's environmental products.
These responsibilities include sales and m a r k e t i n g , administration, equipment design and engineering, liaison with production, and product promotion activities of the company.
Mr. Ruetenik is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire with a B.S. degree in mechanical engineering and a minor in ocean engineering. He joined Seaward International in 1977 as an ocean engineer and was project engineer prior to his promotion.
Seaward International's pollution control products include the SEA FENCE oil c o n t a i n m e nt boom. Mr. Ruetenik was instrumental in the design and initial production of the SEA FENCE, which was originally designed for the U.S. Navy. Seaward also manufactures the SLURP, floating weir-type oil skimmer, and SEA CUSHION® f o a m - f i l l e d marine fenders.