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2H Offshore Strengthens Management Team with Recent Promotions

2H Offshore is pleased to announce several promotions within the organization.

Ben Andrew has been appointed a director of the Woking office alongside Alex Rimmer. They will work together to grow the England and MENA regions, with Ben leading the deployment of new cloud-based tools and infrastructure across the 2H group.

Pedro Viana has been promoted to flexible engineering manager. He is based in the Woking office and will be responsible for growing the flexible riser market globally as well as developing flexible expertise in all regional offices.

Finally, Phil Ward, previously director of the Aberdeen office has relocated to Houston to develop wells and flexibles capabilities in the region. Phil has passed leadership of the Aberdeen office to Nicholas Pacewicz who has been promoted to general manager.

Yann Helle, managing director said, “This year we have taken on many new challenges and continued to develop our capabilities in the ever-growing markets of flexibles, renewables, machine learning, MFPs and more. We welcome Ben, Pedro and Nick to the 2H management team and believe their expertise will help us grow and evolve in the years ahead”.

Ben Andrew  |  Director  |  Woking

Ben Andrew has 14 years of specialist engineering experience in the design and numerical analysis of conductor-supported platforms, deepwater production (dry & wet tree) and drilling (HP & LP) riser systems. He has held project management and technical leadership roles on a variety of projects from concept through to detailed design, and has been based out of London, Leiden, Houston, and Kuala Lumpur over the years.

Pedro Viana  |  Flexible Engineering Manager  |  Woking

Pedro Viana has 16 years of specialist engineering experience of deep-water riser design, verification, and integrity management, including both drilling and production riser systems. Pedro was hired as the first employee in 2H’s Brazil office, has spent time as technical manager of the Woking office and has led the flexibles business globally for the last few years.

Nick Pacewicz  |  General Manager  |  Aberdeen

Nick Pacewicz has over 8 years of specialist engineering experience in the design and numerical analysis of shallow and deepwater riser systems, including drilling risers, jack-up systems, completion risers and conductor systems. He has notable experience in component design using 3D finite element analysis, including analysis of wellhead and conductor systems to determine fatigue damage in North Sea wells.