Oceaneering Promotes Kerins to Head ROV Business

Oceaneering International, Inc. has promoted Kevin Kerins to vice president and general manager of the company’s Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) unit. In this capacity, Kerins will oversee Oceaneering's worldwide ROV business.

Kerins has been with Oceaneering for 28 years, serving the company most recently as vice president for Eastern Region ROV. He has held a variety of progressively more responsible domestic and international positions in ROV operations, marketing, and administration. In 1994, he conceived the design for the Hydra® Magnum vehicle, which has been the platform for more than 150 vehicles that Oceaneering has subsequently built and added to its fleet.

"It's a pleasure to have such a capable professional to manage Oceaneering's flagship operation,” said T. Jay Collins, Oceaneering’s president and CEO. “I am confident Kevin will provide excellent leadership as we grow our fleet in response to the increasing demand for our ROV drill support and construction/production field maintenance services."

Oceaneering is an advanced applied technology company that provides engineered services and hardware to customers who operate in marine, space, and other harsh environments. The company's services and products are marketed worldwide to oil and gas companies, government agencies, and firms in the aerospace and marine engineering and construction industries.