London, UK,
08
February
2016
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13:00
Europe/London

Amec Foster Wheeler appoints new head of business for Power & Process Americas

Summary

• Tom Dodson to be President, Power & Process Americas
• 13 years with Amec Foster Wheeler and 20-year veteran of the construction industry

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Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the appointment of Tom Dodson, President, Power & Process Americas. Effective today and based out of Atlanta, Tom will report to Simon Naylor, Group President for the Americas region.

Tom is a 20-year veteran of the construction industry and has been with Amec Foster Wheeler for 13 years. Starting as a project manager and advancing to lead Power & Process Americas’ engineering operations, he is credited with starting the operating unit’s solar business in 2008 and growing it to over US$1 billion dollars in revenue today.

Prior to his appointment, Tom was Vice President of Self-Perform Construction for Power & Process Americas. In his new role, Tom will lead and oversee Power & Process Americas’ business in delivering planning, engineering, and construction services to a range of markets including renewables, conventional power, transmission & distribution, nuclear, forest and process industries.

 

Simon Naylor, Group President Americas
I am delighted to have someone with Tom’s background and experience to lead and oversee the safe, focused delivery of our existing backlog, as well as identify and acquire new work across our power and process sectors. Tom highly values safety, understands EPC delivery and how to drive our business, and is employee focused and hugely client focused.
Simon Naylor, Group President Americas

Amec Foster Wheeler’s Power & Process Americas provides a balanced portfolio of consulting, EPC and asset support services across the life-cycle of projects and investments to a broad range of public, private and utility clients. The business portfolio is diverse due to the broad range of services across Nuclear, Transmission & Distribution, Renewables, Conventional Power and Bioprocess.

 

Notes to editors

Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

 

With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 55 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

 

Forward-Looking Statements

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