CGGVeritas Eidesvik Ship Management appoints General ManagerCompany News // December 7, 2011
CGGVeritas and Eidesvik Offshore have appointed Arnstein Øvsthus as General Manager of their ship management joint venture, CGGVeritas Eidesvik Ship Management AS. Mr Øvsthus will take up his duties on 1st February 2012.
With more than 30 years of wide-ranging experience in the offshore and shipping industries, Mr Øvsthus brings a wealth of maritime expertise to CGGVeritas Eidesvik Ship Management.
He previously worked for GC Rieber Shipping, most recently holding the positions of COO, with direct responsibility for all vessel operations in the GC Rieber Shipping Group, and Managing Director of the group’s ship management services in Bergen.
The joint venture, dedicated to operating the high-end seismic vessels in the CGGVeritas fleet, is now fully operational.