HDR announces six appointments to its hydropower team in the Pacific Northwest: Emily Andersen, Le Bao, Jenna Borovansky, Sally Morsel, Cory Warnock, and Ed Zapel.
Azeez Mohammed is president and chief executive officer of GE Energy Connections’ Power Conversion business.
Cardno has appointed Todd K. Wager chief operating officer.
Hydro Tasmania’s Chairman, Grant Every-Burns, today announced the appointment of Ken Hodgson as the new director to the Hydro Tasmania Board.
Andrew W. Chesterton has been named president and chief executive officer of A.W. Chesterton, a provider of fluid sealing solutions and industrial equipment/infrastructure protection.
Mott MacDonald has appointed Bruno Trouille as a senior hydropower advisor in its global dams and hydropower business, the global infrastructure management, engineering and development firm announced.
Ed Martin, president and chief executive officer of Nalcor Energy, developer of the 824-MW Muskrat Falls hydro project, resigned April 20.
Kerry McCalman has retired from his position of senior advisor, hydropower/electric reliability compliance officer at the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation, and Jeff Rieker has been promoted to deputy operations manager for the Central Valley Office in Sacramento.
With aging employees and sector growth anticipated, the hydroelectric industry faces the challenge of maintaining an adequate, qualified workforce. An ongoing study by Navigant has found project owners and operators can better plan for their futures by better projecting attrition rates.
Adam Ward has joined the staff of hydro developer American Municipal Power as assistant vice president of environmental affairs and policy.