August 6, 2010
Bay Shipbuilding gets new VP and GM
Fincantieri Marine Group has appointed Gene Caldwell as the new Vice President and General Manager of Bay Shipbuilding Company, Sturgeon Bay, Wis.
"We are very pleased to add Gene Caldwell to our team," said Fred Moosally, Fincantieri Marine Group President and CEO. "Gene brings significant expertise in both the commercial and government markets and is tasked with leading our subsidiary, Bay Shipbuilding, to a new level of capability. In support, Fincantieri has committed $25 million of capital expenditures including a new floating dry dock to better serve its customers."
Mr. Caldwell has a resume that includes experience in vessel and rig repair, new commercial and government vessel construction, project management, contract negotiation, sales and marketing, safety, QA/QC and financial reporting. Prior to joining Fincantieri, he held a senior management position with Signal International, LLC.