Newsmakers

Stokes Replacing Bolze At GE Power

GE announced today that Russell Stokes, current president and CEO of GE Energy Connections, has been named president and CEO of GE Power, effective July 3. He succeeds Steve Bolze, the former president and CEO...

Cat Reorganizes Power, Rail Leadership

Caterpillar has made several changes to the leadership of its power and rail segments. Billy Ainsworth, currently senior vice president of the Caterpillar Rail Division and CEO of Progress Rail, will  become the group president...

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...

GE Promotes Erickson To Chief Communications Officer

GE announced that Jennifer Erickson, currently executive director, GE Global Communications, has been named Chief Communications Officer for GE effective immediately. Erickson has served as executive director of GE Global Communications since 2015. In that...

Management Shuffle At MAN Engines

The appointment of Jürgen Haberland as head of Business Development Off-Road and Power in MAN's American subsidiary, MAN Engines & Components, Inc., and his consequent relocation to Pompano Beach, Florida, USA, prompted a number...

Basler Promotes Two Executives

Basler Electric Co., a manufacturer of products for the power industry, promoted Ken Rhodes to executive vice president and Tom Harnetiaux to vice president of Sales and Marketing. Rhodes joined Basler Electric in 1983, holding...

Opra Names van Riet CEO

OPRA Turbines said Juha van Riet has assumed the role of chief executive officer and reports to the company's Supervisory Board. van Riet holds a Master of Science degree in Electromechanical Engineering from the University...

GE Transportation Names New CEO

GE announced that Rafael Santana, president and CEO of GE Latin America, has been named president and CEO of GE Transportation, effective Nov.1. With over 17 years of GE experience, Santana has held leadership positions...

Changes At Fairbanks Morse

Fairbanks Morse announced key organizational changes that the company said are designed to align its strategic vision for the remainder of 2018 and beyond. Deepak Navnith was named president, replacing Marvin Riley, who served as...

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...

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