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ABS appoints new Chief Engineer

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ABS has appointed Bret Montaruli to the role of Vice President and Chief Engineer, effective 15 February 2016.

Mr Montaruli - replacing the retiring Jim Gaughan - will be responsible for overseeing the interpretation, application and compliance with the ABS Rules across all ABS Engineering offices worldwide.

ABS Executive Vice President and COO, Tony Nassif, said: “Bret has been a valuable member of the ABS team for several decades and is well prepared for his new role of Vice President and Chief Engineer […] He brings to this position the experience and knowledge of more than 30 years’ service along with the creativity and insight that will be indispensable in taking on the challenges of a rapidly changing industry.”

Montaruli joined ABS in 1981 and has held a number of leadership roles that include Manager of Offshore Engineering and Vice President of Engineering for the Americas Division, as well as Vice President of Offshore Technology, most recently serving as Senior Vice President of Technology of ABS.

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