New role for Chris Bollinger in New Construction DivisionYard News // October 14, 2005
Bollinger Shipyards in the US has named Chris Bollinger as Executive Vice President of its New Construction Division, according to Donald 'Boysie' Bollinger, Chairman and CEO of the Lockport, Louisiana shipbuilding and repair company.
Bollinger has been employed at Bollinger Shipyards since 1993 and has held numerous managerial and leadership positions.
He will continue his role on Bollinger Shipyard’s Board of Directors as well as serving as President of Bollinger/Incat USA (B/I), Bollinger High Speed Vessels (BHSV) and Chand, which are divisions of Bollinger Shipyards, Inc.
Mike Ellis, COO, said: “Chris’ experience with commercial customers and government agencies, as well as his skills in production management and knowledge of the company makes him the perfect candidate to lead New Construction. His leadership skills and ability to garner trust and support from the workforce will be a tremendous asset in our efforts to apply modern shipbuilding and manufacturing techniques down to the shop floor.”