TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - ShawCor Ltd. (TSX: SCL) ("ShawCor" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Orr as President of ShawCor Ltd. William P. Buckley, formerly President and Chief Executive Officer, will continue as Chief Executive Officer. These changes are part of ShawCor's ongoing management succession plan.
As President, Mr. Orr will be based in Toronto, Ontario, will report to the Chief Executive Officer and will assume responsibility for the Bredero Shaw, Canusa-CPS, Guardian, DSG-Canusa and ShawFlex divisions of the Company.
Stephen Orr most recently held a senior executive position with a leading global energy services company. Over his more than 20 year career with this company, he has served in senior roles in many locations throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. He brings to the office of President, ShawCor Ltd. a deep knowledge, skill and experience in the global energy service industry and will support the Company's continuing global growth trajectory.
ShawCor Ltd. is a global energy services company specializing in products and services for the pipeline and pipe services and the petrochemical and industrial segments of the oil and gas industry. The Company operates through eight divisions with over seventy-five manufacturing and service facilities located around the world.
SOURCE: ShawCor Ltd.
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