By OGJ editors
HOUSTON, Aug. 2 -- Unocal Corp. has named Joseph H. Bryant as Unocal's president and chief operating officer effective Sept. 1, following the sudden death of Timothy H. Ling.
Bryant has been president of BP Angola since 2000. Previously, he was president of BP Canada and an Amoco joint venture in China.
Charles R. Williamson, Unocal chairman and CEO has been interim president.