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NCA appoints director to oversee production in growing nanotech business

Nissan Chemical America Corporation has appointed Keith Pace as director, operations.

New CEO takes N-Sea helm

N-Sea Holding has announced the appointment of Arno van Poppel as chief executive of the subsea IMR services provider.

Unique Group appoints new regional V.P. for Europe & UK

Unique Group, one of the world’s leading integrated subsea and offshore solutions providers, has appointed Matthew Gordon as the new regional V.P. for the Europe & UK region to oversee the company’s strategic expansion plans.

Fishbones makes CTO appointment, six additional new hires

Fishbones, the leading provider of alternative reservoir stimulation technology, has announced it is increasing its staff base by 25% to best serve increased client demand.

GEODynamics adds manufacturing, electro-mechanical V.P.'s

GEODynamics, the global technology and manufacturing leader in perforating, downhole completion, intervention, and wireline-conveyed solutions, has added two new V.P.'s to its leadership team. John Berner is the new V.P. of manufacturing and Brian Hurst is the new V.P. of electro-mechanical.

ROVOP celebrates European success with a new office, appointment

ROVOP, the global subsea robotics specialist, has announced its expansion into mainland Europe with the appointment of Job Biersteker as business development manager in its new facility located in Rotterdam.

EMGS has proposed changes to its board

The chairman of the board of directors of Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS, Mr. Eystein Eriksrud, has notified the company that he will not seek re-election at the end of his current service period.

Colorado Petroleum Council names Lynn Granger executive director

API President and CEO Mike Sommers has named Lynn Granger executive director of the Colorado Petroleum Council. Granger joins the Colorado Petroleum Council from Colorado Concern, a leading business advocacy association in the Mountain West, where she served as COO.

i-Tech 7 appoints new business development manager

i-Tech 7, Subsea 7’s Life of Field business unit, has appointed a new regional business development manager for its Asia Pacific & Middle East region.

Saipem CFO Stefano Cavacini is appointed responsible for preparing financial reporting

Saipem S.p.A. informs that the Board of Directors has appointed Stefano Cavacini as manager responsible for financial reporting, in charge of preparing the company’s financial and accounting documents, pursuant to art. 154-bis of Legislative Decree no. 58/1998.

Xodus grows capabilities with addition of renewables advisory team

International energy consultancy Xodus Group has expanded its renewables capabilities with the addition of a dedicated advisory unit.

Korean Prime Minister visits 2019 Offshore Technology Conference

Korean Prime Minister Nak-yon Lee attended the 2019 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) at NRG Park on Wednesday, 8 May, further emphasizing the global reach of the offshore energy industry.

Merichem's Kendra Lee named Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 award finalist, Gulf Coast Area

EY has announced that Chairman and CEO, Kendra Lee of Merichem Company is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Award in the Gulf Coast Area.

OTC: Keynotes from industry execs open 50th Offshore Technology Conference

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) kicked off Monday, May 6, at NRG Park, Houston, with a keynote session by four industry executives who discussed how companies are preparing for the future of offshore E&P with the introduction of machine learning, digitalization, and automation.

Pioneer asks senior management to consider retirement, sells assets

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. is asking one-third of its senior managers to retire as the Texas shale oil driller shrinks spending, sells assets and raises dividends.

Shell, Eni execs face corruption allegations over Nigerian oil deal

Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Eni SpA face additional corruption allegations over a Nigerian oil deal, after the West African country’s government said in a London lawsuit that it believes a handful of executives, including CEOs, were tied to more than $1 billion in bribery payments.

Wintershall Dea appoints leadership in Argentina, Deutschland and Norway

Change of leadership at Wintershall Energía (soon to be Wintershall Dea Argentina): Manfred Böckmann took over the position of managing director in Argentina as of May 1, 2019.

Petrofac has confirmed Di Carlo's board appointment

Further to the announcement made first-quarter 2019, the Petrofac confirms that Francesca Di Carlo has joined the company as an independent non-executive director, following formal approval by shareholders at the Annual General Meeting.

Corrosion Resistant Alloys names Tommy Najar as V.P. of commercial

Corrosion Resistant Alloys LP (CRA), a manufacturer of high-grade corrosion resistant alloy tubes, has appointed Tommy Najar as V.P. of commercial.

Ashtead Technology announces new leader for Asia Pacific

Global subsea equipment solutions specialist, Ashtead Technology, has appointed a new regional director for Asia Pacific and announced the completion of the firm’s six-figure sum investment to double the size of its Singapore facility as part of its international growth strategy.