Grant Narelle, President
Grant Narelle’s history in transportation has been diversified over the past 40 years. His background includes: Container Control Manager for Farrell Lines, Inc. in Norfolk, Virginia; Vice President of National Accounts for Trailer Train, Inc. and Publisher and President of The Hampton Roads Shipping News, a weekly newspaper serving the Port of Hampton Roads. He has served as a Past President of The Hampton Roads Foreign Commerce Club; Director and Treasurer of the Independent Liquid Terminal Association (ILTA) and in 1987 was appointed to the Virginia Transportation Advisory Board by the former Governor of Virginia, Senator Chuck Robb. He has served on the Terminal Committee for the Virginia Maritime Association.
Jason Armstrong, Vice President
Jason Armstrong has full responsibility for all the financial and administrative activities within the company. He also coordinates all Environmental / Regulatory compliance matters as well as being the Safety Coordinator for terminal operations. A graduate of Old Dominion University, Jason began work at Norfolk Oil Transit in 1992 and has worked his way up through every department including inventory control and vessel operations. His background in terminal operations is very grounded from both a financial as well as an operational background.
Danny O’Connor, Operations Manager
Danny O’Connor is in charge of inventory control and managing plant employees. Danny also is our “Person In Charge” during vessel operations. Danny was trained in the U.S. Army’s Nuclear Biological and Chemical Training Program and has completed the US Coast Guards 40 hour HazMat training program. As a first class machinist, Danny is in charge of all maintenance and engineering projects. Danny has proven to be a very trust worthily and loyal team player and a great asset to Norfolk Oil Transit’s success.