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New General Manager At Schottel Inc.

Gary Aucoin has been appointed general manager of Schottel Inc., located in Houma, Louisiana, USA. Schottel Inc. is the US subsidiary of the German-based propulsion specialist Schottel GmbH. He succeeds Nils Moerkeseth, who has been named...

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...

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...

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...

Hoselton New President At ACS

Scott Hoselton had been named president of ACS, the Madison, Wisconsin, USA-headquartered provider of test equipment, test cell solutions and integrated industrial research and production facilities. He succeeds Jim Corkery, who led the company...

Zeschky New CEO At Hoerbiger

The board of directors of Hoerbiger Holding AG, Zug, Switzerland, has appointed Dr. Juergen Zeschky to succeed Dr. Martin Komischke as chief executive officer and chairman of the company’s executive board. Komischke held the...

Chase To Head Capstone Manufacturing

Microturbine specialist Capstone Turbine Corp. has named Paul Chase to the position of vice president, Manufacturing, responsible for the company’s manufacturing operations, quality and facilities. He will assume his new post Aug. 31. Chase has...

Schuster To Lead ABB’s Thomas & Betts

ABB has appointed Doug Schuster global leader of Thomas & Betts, the installation products business it acquired in May 2012. He will be based at ABB’s Electrification Products division Americas headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee,...

Adleman Leading Commercial Ops At Russelectric

Russelectric Inc. has named Randall J. Adleman vice president of Commercial Operations for the Higham, Massachusetts, U.S.A., designer and builder of power control systems. Adleman is responsible for commercial operations at the company, as well...

New Energy Role for Zhukov

Vasiliy Zhukov has been appointed as Volga-Dnepr Group’s new global director of Energy & Heavy Machinery to spearhead its growth in those sectors. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and a master’s degree in...

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