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...

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...

GTC Names SantaCroce President, COO

Gas Turbine Controls Corporation (GTC) announced that John SantaCroce has become President and COO of the company. SantaCroce served s president and CEO of World Wide Power Industries in Yonkers, NY, USA, since 2010 and as...

Schottel Names New CEO, Creates New Business Groups

Schottel, the German manufacturer of propulsion and steering systems for ships and offshore applications, has appointed Stefan Kaul as chief executive officer and president industrial operations. The appointment follows the departure of Christian Strahberger, who...

Kingsbury Names Weisinger Director Of Engineering

Kingsbury, the bearing technology specialist, named Fred Weisinger as the company’s director of Engineering. Weisinger is an engineer with strong production and management experience who has worked in the rotating-equipment industry for more than...

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...

APR Energy Names Crowell CFO

APR Energy named Ron Crowell as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Crowell will oversee all financial aspects of the company, including financial planning and analysis, reporting, accounting, treasury, tax planning and compliance. He will...

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...

Vanhoren Heading Alfa Laval

Alfa Laval, a global provider of specialized products in heat transfer, separation and fluid handling, has appointed Jo Vanhoren president and CEO. In addition, he was named president of Alfa Laval’s North American cluster,...

VDMA Engines And Systems Names New Chairman

Uwe Lauber, CEO of MAN Diesel & Turbo, will serve as chairman of the new executive board of the Engines and Systems department of the VDMA (German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association). Axel Kettmann (ABB Turbo...