Sphere Offshore Solutions LLC, a marine survey and rig moving company and
member of the Signet Maritime Corp. group of companies has appointed Capt. Andrew Cox to the newly created
executive leadership position of vice president.
Sphere says Cox is a welcome addition to the company and
Signet Maritime Corp. as Sphere expands its tow master, rig moving and marine
warranty survey interests worldwide.
“We welcome Capt. Cox to this expanded management
position, designed expressly to underscore the commitment Sphere and Signet
have to the marine consultancy sector,” said Signet Maritime Corp. President J.
Barry Snyder, in a company press release.
Cox’s appointment increases Sphere’s services capabilities,
the company says.
“Sphere Offshore now also provides marine warranty survey
services and general marine consultancy to offshore oil and gas industry
clients,” Cox said.
With a Class 1 (Master Mariner) Foreign-Going Certificate of
Competency, Cox has more than 20 years of experience in the marine oil and gas
and rig transport service sector. In 1991, Cox began his career with GL Noble
Denton as senior surveyor. He concluded his tenure there as vice president of the
company’s marine department before joining Sphere.
Cox will work in the company’s Houston headquarters.