PEOPLE - MARITIME

PEOPLE - MARITIME

MARITIME INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND GRADUATE STUDIES (Linthicum Heights, Md.) - Capt. Charles R. Pillsbury was named executive director of the institute, which offers advanced training in maritime safety and technology.

Mr. Pillsbury has 28 years of experience in the maritime industry, including 10 years as master of Sea-Land Service Inc. vessels serving ports in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans and the Gulf of Alaska. He was most recently master of the M.V. Sea-Land Tacoma.He has served as an instructor at the institute in radar, computers, meteorology and the license advancement program. He also headed the marine cargo operations program and participated in developing the institute's liquefied natural gas and full mission bridge simulators.