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Ship Repair & Conversion Edition
PEOPLE & COMPANIES
Kristensen Glendinning Blackburn Jain van Smirren
Copyright Susanne Hakuba Ulstein
UK MCA Gulf Navigation
Rodgers Barham Industrial gear & wind
USMMA Cadets Win Crowley Scholarship Clockwise: Bell, Banks, turbine gearbox.
Liao and Grewal
Kristensen to Head Ulstein D&S ing worked for the past 25 years for Fu- were each chosen to receive a $2,500 (U.S.) locations will thus join the tech-
Eva Kristensen will take the helm as the gro Inc. and Fugro GEOS. scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic nology company.
new managing director at Ulstein De- Jeremy Berwick will take the lead for year based on their demonstrated ? nan- sign and Solutions AS starting in Janu- the Defence Partnership and be based in cial need, community involvement and Liberty Chooses Ecochlor BWTS ary 2016. Kristensen joins Ulstein from BMT’s Bath of? ce. Dr. Paul Wilkinson leadership skills. The Ecochlor Ballast Water Treatment
GE Oil & Gas Nordics, where she was has over 18 years’ experience in water System has been selected for installation managing director for ? ve years. and environmental consultancy across Barham: UK Ship Register Director on board Liberty Maritime Corporation’s
Australia, Southeast Asia and the U.K. Simon Barham has been appointed as ? eet of nine U.S. and foreign ? agged ro/
Atlas Elektronik Management Shuf? e Denis Welch has been Chairman of the ? rst U.K. Ship Register Director at ro and bulk carrier vessels.
Dr. Rolf Wirtz is CEO of the naval elec- One World Maritime for the past six the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, tronics systems provider Atlas Elektron- years. scheduled to start his role in Feb. 2016. AAA Wins 5-Year NOAA Deal ik GmbH effective January 1, 2016. David Bright, currently BMT’s Sector Art Anderson Associates won a ? ve year
Director Defense will lead the Surveys, Seaspan Appoints Brennan Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA)
Odfjell Elects Nyborg Ship Design & Vessel Performance Part- Seaspan announced that Ian Brennan has for program and project management
Klaus Nyborg was elected as the new nership. joined Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards as well as other services supporting the director of the Board of Odfjell SE. Ny- (VSY) as Vice President, Supply Chain Marine Engineering Branch for oceano- borg was recently Interim CEO of DS Rodgers Named CMA ‘Commodore’ Management & Contracts. graphic and ? sheries research ships and
Norden AS from 2014-2015, where he Paddy Rodgers, CEO of Euronav NV small vessels operated by the National has also been on the board since 2012, has been named as the Connecticut Mar- Four New Cruise Ships for Carnival Oceanic and Atmospheric Administra- and chairman since 2015. itime Association (CMA) Commodore Fincantieri signed a memorandum of tion’s (NOAA) Of? ce of Marine Opera- for the year 2016. agreement with Carnival Corporation tions (OMAO).
Glendinning Named SVP, Alfa Laval & plc for the construction of four new
Ross Glendinning was appointed SVP, Crowley Scholarships to Cadets cruise ships of an overall value of about Kongsberg Maritime Acquires SMSC
Service Division of Alfa Laval Inc. in Crowley Maritime Corporation awarded $2.5 billion. Kongsberg Maritime signed a contract
January 2016, charged with driving con- three United States Merchant Marine to buy the Trondheim-based ship simu- sistent pro? table growth, and developing Academy (USMMA) cadets with Thom- W&O Acquires Engine Monitor, Inc. lation and consultancy company, Ship new sales opportunities for the service as B. Crowley Sr. Memorial scholarships W&O bought Engine Monitor Inc. Modeling & Simulation Center AS.
business of Alfa Laval in the U.S. at the Containerization and Intermodal (EMI), based in St. Rose, La. EMI pro-
Institute’s Connie Awards luncheon yes- vides engineering and manufacturing Boskalis, KOTUG JF Formalized
Bollinger Promotes Blackburn terday in Newark, N.J. Crowley’s Jenny as a marine integrator of critical vessel Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. and
Bollinger Shipyards promoted Brent Terpenning, supervisor, marine recruit- monitoring and control systems. KOTUG International B.V. have reached
Blackburn as Director of Engineering. ing, presented the scholarships. Re- a formal agreement to merge their Euro- cipients include William Murray, Peter ZF Acquires Bosch Rexroth pean harbor towage operations follow-
Gulf Navigation Names Jain CEO Tolles and Robert Tirrito. Industrial Gears Arm ing on a Memorandum of Understanding
Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC appoint- ZF acquires industrial gears and wind signed by the parties in late 2014.
ed Parag Jain as the company’s new Crowley Aids Four UW Students turbine gearbox segment from Bosch
Chief Executive Of? cer (CEO). Crowley Maritime recently awarded Rexroth. Following the go-ahead from Alphatron Secures Van Oord Deal
Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial antitrust authorities, on December 1, Alphatron Marine has signed a three-
BMT Group Reorganizes Scholarships to four seniors studying at 2015. ZF has of? cially taken over the in- year global maintenance agreement with
BMT Group (BMT) announced an in- the University of Washington’s (UW) dustrial gears and wind turbine gearbox Van Oord to maintain and support all ternal reorganization. Jan van Smirren, Michael G. Foster School of Business. business from Bosch Rexroth AG. With navigation and communication equip- who will lead the Energy Partnership, The students, Joshua Banks, Kainen this, some 1,200 employees altogether ment on its entire ? eet of more than 80 will join BMT in its Houston of? ce, hav- Bell, Maninder Grewal and Xuan Liao, at the Witten, Beijing and Lake Zurich vessels. 56 Maritime Reporter & Engineering News • JANUARY 2016
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