Herman Westerhof was the Radio Technical Officer at Casey in 1981. He displayed outstanding management qualities in welding together a most efficient team of operators and technicians from which a very high level of service was obtained. He was also responsible for the production of a station magazine, contributed to all station social activities, acted as Deputy Fire Officer and volunteered to act as dental assistant when required. His contributions to the social life of the station made notable improvements to both the morale and the quality of life of the expedition.