Harry S. Ford Promoted To Vice President At Autronica
Autronica Marine U.S.A., Northvale, N.J., has announced the promotion of Harry S. Ford to vice president and director of technical services.
Autronica Marine U.S.A. represents the Norwegian Companies of Autronica A/S and Moland Automation A/S, covering a board range of marine electronic monitoring and alarm systems.
Mr. Ford's extensive background in the electronic and marine field includes consulting, electronic systems design, marketing, and field service engineering. He has been involved with shipboard computerized controls, diesel engine condition monitoring systems, engine controls, automation equipment, and monitoring systems.
Mr. Ford obtained his B.S. degree in electrical engineering and his M.B.A. in management (for executives) from Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rutherford, N.J. His continuing education includes a micro-computer systems course at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dale Carnegie Leadership Course, and ship navigation, control, and power systems courses at A.E.G. Telefunken and C. Plath— Hamburg, Germany; Brissonneau and Lotz Marine—Nantes, France; Autronica Marine—Trondheim, Norway; WABCO Fluid Power- Lexington, Ky.; and Navidyne Corp.—Newport News, Va.