Sheila McClain, recently appointed Managing Director of Braemar Engineering, has unveiled the new management team that will spearhead the future strategic direction of Braemar Engineering. The team balances expertise, diversity, and continuity, and is fully representative of the depth and breadth of expertise that Braemar Engineering offers its customers worldwide.
Since assuming operational responsibility for Braemar Engineering, Managing Director Sheila McClain has been meeting with staff, clients and senior management around the globe. She says: “We have created a remarkable team, committed to providing our customers with the very best levels of service and the quality end product they demand. This restructuring has simplified how we do business – increasing project efficiency, improving quality and inspiring our amazing employees to be the best that they can be.”
The team comprises:
Andy Bright – Director, Marine Projects
• Andy Bright has global responsibility for all Marine Projects undertaken by Braemar Engineering. With over 30 years of industry experience, he has an exemplary track record in managing large marine projects and ensuring that clients receive high quality deliverables. Andy is now also responsible for overseeing the technical operations in the UK office.
Constantyn Gieskes – Director, Onshore Projects
• Constantyn Gieskes will have responsibility for Terminal Projects worldwide and will also take responsibility for technical operations within the Houston office. With over 10 years in the LNG industry, Constantyn has demonstrated a keen understanding of Braemar Engineering’s clients and staff and has an unparalleled ability to lead and motivate its
Kyle Eddings – Director, DP & Offshore Projects
• Kyle Eddings is responsible for all of the DP and Offshore Projects undertaken by Braemar Engineering globally. He has more than nine years industry experience and since joining Braemar Engineering, has increased Braemar Engineering’s DP/Offshore presence worldwide and expanded its portfolio of clients.
Alexander Harsema, Director, Business Development
• Alex Harsema has over 20 years industry experience and holds a wealth of knowledge in the marine transportation, shipping and natural gas markets; having established valuable high level relationships throughout the entire industry. Alex plays a key role in the development of new business opportunities, building on the solid foundation of existing contracts and a history of delivering successful projects on time and on budget.
About Braemar Engineering
Braemar Engineering is internationally recognised as one of the world’s foremost established marine engineering and Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) expert technical advisory consultancies. With offices in Houston, Texas (US), Maldon, Essex (UK) and Aberdeen (UK), Braemar Engineering provides services and consultancy for marine, offshore and land based projects.
The Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Braemar Shipping Services PLC, a London Stock Exchange (BMS) quoted company and as part of Braemar’s Technical Division and is supported by over 400 technical staff around the globe. Braemar Engineering’s mission is to provide leadership, guidance, and solutions in a cooperative and efficient manner to achieve its customers’ objectives.