Appointments – Page 8

  • Fritz Jakob Fredriksen

    New consultant in marine fuels


    DNV Petroleum Services (DNVPS) has announced that Fritz Jakob Fredriksen has joined the company as a principal consultant. He will be advising shipping companies on various fuel-related issues.

  • Paul Lester

    New chairman for safety group


    Survitec Group, manufacturer and distributor for the survival technology industries, has appointmented Paul Lester CBE, as chairman.

  • Mette Line Pedersen, Viking’s new sales director in Brazil

    Viking expands in Brazil


    Viking Life-Saving Equipment has announced its expansion in Brazil. The existing Brazilian office and service station in Rio has been joined by a new branch in São Paulo’s Santos seaport from 1 August 2011.

  • Trevor Harrison

    IBIA appoints interim chief executive


    Trevor Harrison has been appointed as acting chief executive of the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA). The move follows the recent resignation of Ian Adams, the former chief executive.

  • Ian Adams

    IBIA to get new chief executive


    Bunker trade association IBIA regrets to announce the resignation of its chief executive Ian Adams, effective from 31 July 2011.

  • News

    Transmission company strengthens commercial focus


    ZF Services UK has announced the appointment of Jim Peebles to its marine business unit, as technical sales engineer for commercial craft, part of its strategy to increase its focus on commercial marine.

  • News

    GL’s new structure focuses on clients


    The GL Group has announced a number of changes in the management structure of its Maritime Services organisation, effective from today (1 July 2011).

  • News

    Restructuring at the top at ClassNK


    Japanese classification society ClassNK has announced that it is to reorganise its Board of Directors as part of a larger corporate reorganisation, effective from 1 July 2011.

  • News

    Schottel establishes subsidiary in Russia


    Schottel has announced the founding of a subsidiary in St. Petersburg, Russia. Sergey Chestny has been appointed as director of Schottel Russia. He is responsible for all sales activities in Russia.

  • ABB has expanded its marine and crane services team; left to right Stuart Melling, Stephen Coleman, Dean Jennings

    ABB extends UK marine services team


    ABB has expanded its marine and crane services team to help UK-based cruise ships, ferries, offshore support, semi-sub, jack-up, FPSO, specials and merchant vessels to upgrade, retrofit and replace equipment.

  • Eirik Andreassen

    DNVPS changes managing director


    DNV Petroleum Services (DNVPS) has announced that Eirik Andreassen has taken over the position of managing director from Tore Morten Wetterhus, who is returning to DNV HQ in Oslo, Norway, as director of technology and services

  • News

    New president elected at BIMCO


    At the BIMCO General Meeting in Vancouver, Canada, members elected Yudhishthir Khatau as the international shipping organisation’s 41st president.

  • News

    Telaurus appoints product manager – value-added services


    Telaurus Communications, a Globecomm Maritime company, has appointed Geoff Davison as product manager – value added services.

  • News

    Changes in directors for ‘K’ Line


    Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (“K” Line) has decided the following changes at a recent board meeting, subject to approval at the forthcoming Ordinary General Meeting of shareholders:

  • News

    Bunker supplier strengthens Russian team


    OW Bunker has announced the appointment of Andrew Ananiev as Sales Manager, to be based at the company headquarters in Aalborg, Denmark, where he will head a dedicated team serving customers in the Russian market.

  • Timo Suistio

    STX Finland strengthens its management


    STX Finland is reorganising its management group with the appointment of Jyrki Heinimaa as executive vice president and CFO and Timo Suistio as executive vice president and COO, also shipyard director of the STX Rauma Shipyard.

  • Henry Ng

    New customer services manager for Wilhelmsen in SE Asia


    Wilhelmsen Ships Service has appointed Henry Ng as customer services manager for SE Asia. He will be based at the company’s Singapore office, where he was previously sales manager for Wilhelmsen Ships Service in Singapore.

  • Geoff Hutcheon

    Isle of Man registry appoints surveyor in Asia


    The Isle of Man ship Registry says that it has significantly boosted its presence in Asia with the appointment of Geoff Hutcheon as its surveyor in Singapore to serve shipowners in the growing Asia Pacific markets.

  • Dr M. Abdul Rahim

    New European head for ClassNK


    ClassNK has officially announced the appointment of Dr M. Abdul Rahim to the role of regional manager in charge of the Society’s European and African operations.

  • Esko Mustamäki

    Managing director appointed at Arctech Helsinki yard


    Esko Mustamäki has been appointed as the managing director of Arctech Helsinki Shipyard, which is a joint venture established in December 2010 between STX Finland and United Shipbuilding Corporation.