OSV specialist joins RoystonCompany News // October 28, 2015
Marine diesel engineering specialist Royston Ltd has appointed Neil Graham, formerly head of technical services at the Dubai-based Topaz Marine, to a newly created post of Technical Director at Royston, with responsibility for expanding the company’s established medium and high speed engine service capabilities – and identifying new opportunities for market growth.
Mr Graham joins Royston with over 35 years of high level marine engineering experience, which includes varied senior roles as a sea going chief engineer, engineer superintendent and in regional operations management for shipping companies. In his most recent role, during six years at Topaz Marine, he was responsible for all technical and engineering activities associated with the efficient operation of the company’s specialist offshore support fleet.
During his career he has worked on most types of vessels, including tankers, bulk carriers, ferries and OSVs, with responsibility for all engine types and with experience of dealing with all the leading marine OEMs.
As Royston’s Technical Director, he will have full responsibility for the operation and management of the company’s engineering teams and will oversee all aspects of the company’s diesel engineering capabilities, customer service contracts and future technical developments.