Nimmo Named President Baker Marine Engineers
Larry Baker Sr., president of Baker Marine Corporation, Houston, Texas, has announced that Texas USA Engineers, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Baker Marine Corporation, has been renamed Baker Marine Engineers, Inc.
Baker Marine Engineers, Inc. provides engineering services to the petroleum-related industries, primarily in the offshore drilling and production sector. Texas USA Engineers, Inc., the predecessor company, was formed in August 1977 when Baker Marine Corporation purchased the assets of ETA Engineers, Inc. Thus, Baker Marine Engineers, Inc. is able to offer the full range of ETA jackup designs and technology, as well as the ETA structural analysis expertise and computer software. Baker Marine Engineers, Inc. is located at 6250 Westpark, Houston, Texas.
In a parallel development, Peter W. Nimmo was named president of Baker Marine Engineers, Inc., following the resignation of E.L. Lowery, who will be pursuing other consulting work. Prior to joining Baker Marine Engineers, Inc., Mr. Nimmo was involved in the design and construction of mobile offshore drilling units for nine years with Bethlehem Steel Corporation in Beaumont, Texas. Mr. Nimmo is a registered professional engineer in Texas and received his B.S. degree in civil engineering from Lamar University.