8 - Works Manager - Pigments Plant at Laverton

Date Range1960 - 31 December 1969
Related Provenance
SubsequentGeneral Manager - PMA Ltd, Pigment Manufacturers of Australia Limited (1970 - 1991)

The Works Manager was the senior management position at the Pigments Plant at Laverton, overseeing all departments and reporting to Imperial Chemical Industries of Australia and New Zealand Limited.

Some papers from the early 1960s also refer to this position as the Plant Superintendent, though this title does not appear on any formal organisational charts included in the collection.

The last Works Manager of the Pigments Plant at Laverton run by ICIANZ, Hugh A. Grayson, became the first General Manager of Pigment Manufacturers of Australia Limited when the company was formed in 1970. A number of his records are included in this collection.

c. 1961 - 1965?John Cordner - Works Manager
1965? - 1966?C. A. Walker - Works Manager
1966? - 1967?D. R. Cullen - Works Manager
1967 - 31 December 1969Hugh A. Grayson - Works Manager
ReferencesPMA0924, "Factory Induction Programme", Series 27, Pigment Manufacturers of Australia Limited Collection, MS 13626, State Library of Victoria, Australia.

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