24 Oct 2019Royal HaskoningDHV has welcomed two new key strategic hires to strengthen the company’s Smart Ports consultancy offering. Kevin Martin and Jerry Diepenbach bring with them a wealth of experience which will build on and strengthen Royal HaskoningDHV’s business focus in this area.
Kevin Martin joined the company in the position of Principal Port Operations and Technology Consultant in September 2019. With over 20 years’ experience in the port industry and having worked across a diverse range of cargo and container terminal operations, Kevin has a strong track record in the design and delivery of integrated port systems.
Jerry Diepenbach joined the team this month as Deputy Director Terminal Automation. Jerry has a background in electric engineering and worked for Siemens in a variety of roles, before taking on the role of global account manager for two global container terminal operators, DPWorld and APMT.
Craig Huntbatch, Business Line Director, Maritime and Aviation at Royal HaskoningDHV commented: “We’re very pleased to welcome Kevin and Jerry to our Smart Ports team. This is a core area of focus for us as we seek to drive forward greater innovation and streamline operations for ports across the globe, and these key appointments will ensure that our offering will continue to go from strength to strength.”
As part of Royal HaskoningDHV’s Smart Ports offering, the company provides digital port solutions consultancy for new and existing ports in three distinct areas – Smart Asset Management, Port Operations and Technology and Terminal Automation.
To learn more about how innovative, smart technology can help streamline port operations, visit our website: www.royalhaskoningdhv.com/smart-ports