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A Beginning in Ammonia
Author: R.B. Ward

ISBN: 9781877059278
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 371
Published: 1 March 2016
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 14.0 x 2.3
A Beginning in Ammonia continues the adventure...

So the Ammonia Factory at Muddy River Bay is now operating. Of course, now the hard slog of building it, and the excitement of commissioning it, are over, everyone expects life will be quieter.

But there's always something to bother a manager, such as getting sales up to match production, and the behaviour of the people close to the manager, and the enterprising nature of junior engineers, and what comes from the organisation levels above him, all causing a mix of good results and headaches.

And that's some of what being a manager is all about. Yes that's some of it, but the work around a manager causes other events to occur, so there's no end to what circumstances can throw up.

About the Author

Ron Ward is a Sydney resident, he and wife Brenda live in a bushland suburb, in a house they built many years ago. Their son, an Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales, also lives in Sydney. He has worked as an apprentice, tradesman, draftsman, project engineer, maintenance engineer, factory manager, consulting engineer, academic, a...

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