Kevin Cassidy joins Bilfinger as Inspection Director

January 31, 2014

Bilfinger Salamis UK has appointed Kevin Cassidy as Inspection Director, as part of its strategy to offer a wider asset integrity support service.

Mr Cassidy will maintain and develop Bilfinger Salamis UK’s conventional and advanced inspection capability, while growing client base both within the UK and internationally.

A chartered civil engineer, Mr Cassidy has held a number of structural, asset integrity, maintenance, and operation roles in the energy industry, and joins Bilfinger from BG Group.

Mr Cassidy commented: “I am looking forward to working with a highly motivated and experienced team that has a real desire to grow the business.

“My aim is to offer our clients an integrity management service where we can demonstrate a holistic integrity approach which complements our existing inspection, fabric maintenance and specialist services, to maintain plant integrity for life of field.

“We aim to establish ourselves as the leading technical centre for Non-Destructive Testing services, here to advise and support our clients for implementing the best available techniques.”

He added: “Having been a customer of Bilfinger Salamis UK in previous roles I was aware of the company's history, and I'm pleased to be joining the company in its 40th year in business. This anniversary is a testament to the strong brand and sustained quality of service the organisation has been able to provide.”

Graham Hayward, Managing Director of Bilfinger Salamis UK commented: “I am pleased to welcome Kevin to the Bilfinger team, and know that with his experience and ability he will help us to continue to grow the business.

"Adding Kevin to our senior management team as we establish the newly formed Bilfinger Oil and Gas division will position us as the preferred integrated-service partner for the industry.”­­­­­