Santa Fe Drilling Names Parry Manager All Drilling Rigs

N.V. Parry, senior vice president of Santa Fe Drilling Co., Orange, Calif., has been named general operations manager with responsibilities for all of the company's drilling rigs in this country and abroad.

In other organizational changes announced by president G.M. Anderson, C.F. Dawson moved from London to company headquarters in Orange, Calif., to assume a new position as senior vice president and assistant to the president, and I.J. Flowers was promoted to senior vice president and marine operations manager.

Promoted to vice president were C.L. Barnhill, London, area vice president, Europe and Africa ; J.H. Morris, Bahrain, area vice president, Middle East; B.G. Parker, Bahrain, vice president and operations manager, Middle East; E.D. Shepherd, Houston, area vice president, and R.E. Hinson, Orange, vice president and director of personnel.

Mr. Shepherd's new area of responsibility includes Brazil, Trinidad, and the Gulf of Mexico. He continues to report to L.M. Jones, Houston, senior vice president and Western Hemisphere manager.

Santa Fe Drilling Co. is a subsidiary of Santa Fe International Corp.

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