Newsmakers

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...

Hightower Named President Of Exline

Bret Hightower has been named president and chief operations officer of Exline Inc., which repairs and services machinery for gas compression, power generation and other industries. Rob Exline, owner and CEO of Salina, Kansas-based Exline...

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...

Pipetech Names Andersen GM

Pipetech, the independent process system integrity specialist, has named Frank Andersen as general manager of its Scandinavian operations. Andersen, who brings more than 10 years of oil and gas experience to Pipetech, will be based...

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...

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...

Valmet, MJBI Enter Automation Deal

BY IAN CAMERON Valmet has signed a cooperation agreement for gas turbine automation with MJB International Ltd. (MJBI), an independent gas turbine service provider with main locations in Scotland, and Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE. According...

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...

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...

Russelectric Names Alexandrescu CEO

Dorina Alexandrescu has been named president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Russelectric Inc., a designer and manufacturer of integrated emergency and standby power control systems for mission critical facilities based in Hingham, Mass. Alexandrescu...

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