TBA GroupPort of Vancouver USASailors SocietyThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology ViganCleveland Cascades Ltd
  • Cimbria
  • Port of South Louisiana
  • Telestack
  • Bühler GmbH
  • TOC Events
  • Port of Vancouver USA

Cooper to spearhead Throdon growth

Cooper to spearhead Throdon growth

(Posted on 28/05/19)

Neil Cooper has been appointed Vice-President, Sales, Thordon Bearings, with the mandate to build upon the Canadian company’s leading position in the global water-lubricated bearings market and to drive continued growth.

On welcoming Mr. Cooper to the Thordon family, Thomson-Gordon Group President and CEO Terry McGowan, said: “I am pleased to welcome Neil to Thordon Bearings as our new Vice President – Sales. Neil is an experienced commercial leader with over 35 years of experience in sales, sales management and marketing roles with large global organisations.

“We are very excited to have Neil join our senior management team and look forward to having him lead our sales efforts as we position the company for significant and sustained growth.”

Neil said: “I am very excited to join Thordon Bearings, a Canadian company at the vanguard of environmentally-focused technical innovation. I am very much looking forward to promoting and further enhancing Thordon’s strong reputation and value proposition across all the markets it serves, as well as new ones.”

Neil, who officially started with the company on the 15th of April, joins Thordon Bearings following senior sales positions at Armstrong Fluid Technologies, Schneider Electric and ABB.

He has a proven track record in building and driving high performance teams capable of delivering growth in the context of big picture objectives and will be responsible for sales across Thordon’s key market sectors, including marine, offshore, hydro power and industrial.

Latest News

Seanergy announces $179m restructuring

(Posted on 14/01/21)

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. has announced that it has reached final agreements with certain of... Read more


IOMSR seafarer welfare app goes live

(Posted on 14/01/21)

The Isle of Man Ship Registry has formally launched the first ever seafarer welfare app designed by... Read more


DNV GL to change name to DNV

(Posted on 13/01/21)

DNV GL, the assurance and risk management company, will change its name to DNV on 1 March 2021. The... Read more


Yxney Maritime and Inmarsat agreement

(Posted on 10/01/21)

Norwegian-based scale-up Yxney Maritime and Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications... Read more


ClassNK advises early BWMS installation

(Posted on 10/01/21)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has been analyzing the retrofitting status of ballast water management... Read more


Cybersecurity to remain a threat in 2021

(Posted on 05/01/21)

The maritime industry will remain a target of cyber-criminals in 2021 and the world’s shipping... Read more


IOMSR appoints China representative

(Posted on 05/01/21)

The Isle of Man Ship Registry (IOMSR) has appointed its first permanent representative in China.Well... Read more


First shipment at Khalifa Port’s South Quay

(Posted on 28/12/20)

The first shipment, carrying bauxite, destined for Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA)’s Al Taweelah... Read more


Jamaica and Kenya sign STCW Certificates MOU

(Posted on 22/12/20)

The Maritime Authority of Jamaica has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Republic of Kenya... Read more


Free MHSS services over festive period

(Posted on 22/12/20)

One of the shipping industry’s leading specialists in seafarer mental health support is offering... Read more


TelestackTOC EventsPort of StocktonPort of South LouisianaCimbriaBühler GmbH
  • Vigan
  • TBA Group
  • The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping