WATERWAY OPERATORS ELECT GUTHANS

WATERWAY OPERATORS ELECT GUTHANS

Robert A. Guthans was elected chairman of the board of the American Waterways Operators at the association's recent annual meeting.

Mr. Guthans is president and chief executive officer of Midstream Fuel Services Inc., Mobile, Ala., and its two subsidiaries, Tenn-Tom Towing Co. and Petroleum Energy Products Co.Joseph Farrell was re-elected president of the association. He has served as president of the group that represents the inland and coastal barge and towing industry since 1983.

Mr. Guthans was vice chairman of the association's board in 1989 and served a number of terms on its executive committee and board of directors.