KBR Subsidiary Names New Members to Management Team

KBR announced that its subsidiary, GVA Consultants (GVA-C), has appointed Holger Eriksson as managing director and Peter Larsson as business development director for the company.

The appointments are part of GVA-C's objectives to strengthen its operations within the naval engineering and offshore industries and widen the company's scope of services over the next year.

The appointments also support the company's expansion into other market segments of floating production systems. It is currently involved in two floating production storage and offloading vessel conversion projects.

"This is an exciting time to be part of GVA-C as our engineering staff continues to grow to support our clients and current projects," said Eriksson. "GVA-C has substantial naval architecture knowledge and expertise that can be applied on all types of floating installations."

Eriksson has more than 25 years of experience in the offshore and shipbuilding industries and was previously project manager for GVA-C's shipyard, as well as project manager for the British Petroleum's Atlantis project.

With more than 25 years of experience in the offshore industry, Larsson was previously project manager for Consafe Engineering and sales and marketing manager for Emtunga Offshore.