Bibby Ship Management appoints new SHEQ Director

Bibby Ship Management has announced the appointment of Donald Macfarlane as Director responsible for managing and developing Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) related initiatives across the Group.
Bibby Ship Management appoints new SHEQ Director
Donald Macfarlane, SHEQ Director, Bibby Ship Management

With over 20 years’ experience in the Oil & Gas industry, Mr Macfarlane has previously worked at Archer as a QHSE Manager where he completed a NVQ 5 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety.

In 2005 he became a Chartered Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH) and is involved with IOSH Scotland, as well as being Chairman of the NE of Scotland Branch. He is also a member of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management, an Associate Member of the Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) and a Chartered Member of the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI).

Chris Stone, Chief Operating Officer, said: “The safety and wellbeing of all our employees, both onshore and on board our ships, is of paramount importance to Bibby Ship Management and as we are fully committed to maintaining high levels of achievement in these areas, we are very pleased to have Donald Macfarlane join the senior management team.”

Mr Macfarlane added: “Bibby Ship Management has a fantastic reputation for safety so I am thrilled to be joining the team and I am looking forward to maintaining and developing Bibby Ship Management’s high standard of safety, health, environment and quality initiatives.”


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