2002 Industry Pioneers


Arthur Guy, Jr.Arthur Lee Guy, Jr.

Joining Humble in 1948, Arthur Guy helped design early Gulf of Mexico platforms. He developed open water marine structure technologies and upgraded technologies for pile foundation design and wave force prediction. One of the most influential members of the API Offshore Committee, Guy was a major contributor to the industry standards that serve as the basis for governmental regulations for fixed platforms. As head of Exxon's Design Office, he was responsible for approval of concept and final design for more than 100 Gulf of Mexico platforms and California's Hondo platform.