Newsmakers

Former Solar President Cat’s Next CEO

A former president of Solar Turbines has been named the next chief executive officer of Caterpillar. Jim Umpleby, a 35-year veteran at the company, will succeed Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman, who will retire...

Martin To Lead GE Industrial Solutions Sales

GE Energy Connections, which designs and deploys electrical power technologies for utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewable applications, has appointed Eddie Martin chief commercial officer for Industrial Solutions. In this role, Martin...

Schell To Take Over As CEO Of Rolls Power 

Rolls-Royce named Andreas Schell chief executive officer of Rolls-Royce Power Systems (RRPS). He will join Rolls-Royce later this year and report to Chief Executive Warren East. Schell succeeds Dr. Ulrich Dohle, who is retiring. Schell...

New Director At CMR

Control instrumentation and electrical engineering company CMR has appointed a senior director to oversee strategy and drive global sector operations. Jacques-André Mayeur will be based at the CMR Group’s Marseille, France, head office, where he...

Mohammed Named President, CEO Of GE Power Conversion Business

GE appointed Azeez Mohammed president and chief executive officer of GE Energy Connections’ Power Conversion business. Azeez comes to Power Conversion from his most recent role as president and CEO of GE’s Power Services business...

MAN Diesel & Turbo Names Lucas Chief Digitization Officer

Audi Lucas was named chief digitization officer (CDO) at MAN Diesel & Turbo and is tasked with further developing and integrating  digital offerings within the mechanical engineering company’s portfolio. He will be reporting to the...

Two Key Appointments At CMR

Control instrumentation and electrical engineering company CMR Group has made two senior appointments as it grows globally. Jean-François Michel has joined as vice president in charge of production, supply chain and purchasing, bringing more than...

Holt To Head Siemens’ Power Generation Services Division

Tim Holt will take the position of chief executive officer (CEO) of Siemens’ Power Generation Services Division on Oct. 1. Holt is currently CEO of the Power and Gas Business Unit within the Power Generation...

Martin To Head New UK Office For Reintjes

German marine gearbox maker Reintjes has established a new branch office in the United Kingdom. Located in Nutfield, Surrey, England it will service the markets of the UK and the Republic of Ireland and in charge...

New President for Brüel & Kjær Vibro

Brüel & Kjær Vibro, the German-based supplier of machine protection and condition monitoring systems and solutions for rotating machinery, announced that Roderik Wiedemeier has been named president and managing director. Wiedemeier worked with Mirion Technologies, a specialist in...