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Navis Taps Krishnamoorthy to Drive Tech Development

operating systems (TOS) provider Navis, part of Cargotec Corporation, announced that former Sabre and PayPal leader Lakshmanan “Laks” Krishnamoorthy has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager of Engineering.In his new post, Krishnamoorthy is tasked with driving technology innovation and leading product and service development for the N4 TOS, XVELA, Navis Carrier and Vessel Solutions (NCVS) and future business lines. He is the latest technology leader to join Navis’ leadership team as the company continues to execute its broader software strategy and fulfill its

Photo: OPITO

O&G Industry Urged to Support Digital Skills

to achieve ambitions around production and energy diversification, tens of thousands more roles can be safeguarded and our industry will continue to be one of the key industrial sectors in the UK for years to come.”Professor Paul de Leeuw, Director of the RGU Oil and Gas Institute, said: “Technology, innovation and the transition to a lower carbon future will re-shape the sector. With over 40,000 people potentially entering the industry over the next 20 years and with a substantial proportion of the workforce to be up-skilled, there is a critical role for training providers, vocational institutes

Mercedes Sierra is SENER’s new CEO in the U.S. (Photo: SENER)

Sierra Named CEO of SENER US

Engineering and technology group SENER has named Mercedes Sierra CEO of SENER in the United States.    Sierra joined SENER in 1985, growing within the organization and functioning in many management roles. This experience includes leading many of the international and multidisciplinary contracts for SENER in the aerospace field. In 2005 Spain’s Ministry of Economy appointed Sierra the Director of Aeronautics and Space of the Agency for Technology & Innovation where she served on a number of international oversight organizations and committees. Finishing her duties in July 2009

Ben Oudman (Photo: DNV GL)

DNV GL Taps Oudman as Regional Manager

. “The need to manage technical, societal and business risks is more urgent than ever. DNV GL has a valuable role to play as an independent technical advisor, helping our customers comply with requirements and regulations. We also help them manage their costs and performance through technology innovation, standardisation and digital solutions.” Oudman took up the new position on 1 January. He joins the Executive Leadership Team for DNV GL’s Oil & Gas business area, leading a 500-strong team of experts serving a diverse range of oil and gas clients from Portugal in the west

Sean Fernback (Photo: C-MAP)

Fernback to Lead C-MAP

recently, Fernback was CEO of the open platform locations company HERE, which he led for two years including managing its divestiture from parent company Nokia. Prior to that, Fernback led engineering and product development for the consumer division at TomTom. Fernback has a background in new technology innovation and has held several leadership positions in the field, notably: Chief Technology Officer of Boardbug Ltd, Chief Engineer of Pogo Technology Ltd. and founder and CEO of Motionworks

San Diego Launches Blue Tech Vision

approved by the City of San Diego and County of San Diego to help give San Diego’s blue economy a boost by creating a blue tech incubator.    Mayor Faulconer said, “Thanks to our fast-growing blue-tech economy, San Diego has yet another opportunity to be a global leader in technology and innovation. Our coastal city is uniquely positioned to be the perfect global breeding ground for water-related technology, innovation and jobs. I’m proud to help lead this effort that is a big step toward creating a blue-tech incubator and center of excellence and putting San Diego front

Brunswick Promotes Foulkes to Chief Technology Officer

added.  "This new position within our management structure will add further clarity and prominence to the importance of creativity, innovation and efficient execution throughout our organization. "David brings a successful record of driving growth through product strategy, technology innovation and development execution to already seasoned and accomplished teams of professionals throughout Brunswick.  This new structure will enhance coordination among these various efforts, further accelerating the pace and quality of new product development and introductions," Schwabero

James Bellingham will begin work as the Director of the WHOI Center for Marine Robotics in early fall 2014. Bellingham comes to WHOI from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), where he was director of engineering and most recently chief technologist. (Photo courtesy of MBARI)

Bellingham Named Director of WHOI Robotics Center

and a broad range of other uses.” “Marine robotics is in its infancy, with tremendous potential to transform our understanding of the ocean,” said Bellingham.  “I’m excited to join WHOI, with its outstanding history of advancing the ocean sciences through technology innovation. Our goals will be to foster a vibrant and innovative community, and to direct new robotic capabilities at solving important ocean science problems.” Bellingham is the author of dozens of scholarly papers, has participated in research expeditions around the world – from Monterey

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