MacArtney, a world leader in underwater technology, looks back on a year in which the company demonstrated its inherent robustness presenting a stable result despite a downturn in sales. A satisfactory outcome, owing to employee contributions. Good momentum in the second half of the fiscal year forms the foundation for continued optimism.
Baker Hughes, an energy technology company, has expanded its presence in Guyana through the opening of a new local supercenter facility for oilfield services and equipment. The supercenter, which spans more than 8 acres, will support regional customers and bolster Baker Hughes’ localization efforts within South America.
Heartening news for the global ocean technology and science community is that the Oceanology International (Oi) exhibition and conference is back on the calendar. The three-day Oceanology International 2022 is scheduled to take place in ExCel London on March 15-17, 2022 – and exhibitor numbers are reported to be already on a par with previous shows.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has appointed Jochen Eickholt, a member of the executive board at Siemens Energy as its Chief Executive Officer. Eickholt will take the reins at Siemens Gamesa on March 1, replacing Andreas Nauen.
Torqeedo has expanded its direct distribution organization to address the growing market for its marine electric propulsion systems in Sweden.
McDermott International, Ltd has appointed Michael McKelvy as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. He will also serve as a member of McDermott's Board of Directors. Lee McIntire, who has been serving as interim CEO since June 2021, will continue as a member of McDermott's Board of Directors.