Ronald W. Hughes - President, CEO and Co-Founding Partner


  • Years of Experience: 30+
  • BS in Chemical Engineering; Masters in Engineering Management; and an MBA
  • Experienced in project management, offshore construction management and technical engineering management
  • International experience (Asia, Africa, Middle East, South America and Europe)
  • Military leadership and operational experience

Bao X. Nguyen - V.P. of Projects and Founding Partner


  • Years of Experience: 15+
  • MS Global Leadership and Project Management
  • BS Mechanical Engineering
  • Experienced in project management and engineering of offshore structures and pipelines
  • International experience (North/South America, West Africa, Europe)

Glenn Tucker - V.P. of Engineering and Co-Founding Partner


  • Years of Industry experience: 14+
  • BS in Ocean Engineering from Florida Atlantic University
  • MS in Ocean Engineering from Florida Atlantic University
  • Experienced in pipeline design, pipeline installation, heavy lift installations, subsea design and project management
  • International experience (Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, South America Russia and Australia)

Douglas M. Poteet - V.P. of Operations and Co-Founding Partner


  • Years of industry experience: 30+
  • Experienced in project management, deep and shallow water offshore installation, pipeline route design, structural design, PLET/PLEM design and installation procedure development
  • On-site & on-vessel client representation on installation vessels (Both foreign and domestic)
  • International experience (North & South America, West Africa, Asia and Europe)