November 4 - Marine casualty response specialist Donjon-Smit has appointed Raymond Lord as president, effective November 8.

A Houston native, Lord (pictured below) has more than 30 years of experience within the marine salvage industry, most recently serving as vice president and operations manager for Smit Americas in Houston.

"We are very happy to welcome Raymond Lord to Donjon-Smit," said John Witte, Jr., director, Donjon-Smit.