Texo Drone Appoint New Inspection Manager

September 10, 2018

Texo Drone, the dedicated UAV services division of Texo Group, has announced the appointment of Steve Moir as its new Engineering and Inspection Manager.

Steve has 20 years inspection engineering experience. He was previously Engineering Manager with Sky Futures and prior to that he held senior inspection engineering positions with Oceaneering, Lloyd’s Register and CAN.

Previous roles include responsibility for offshore topside and FPSO structural and pressure equipment inspection plans in line with client procedures, regulatory codes and national / international legislation, with extensive experience in developing and maintaining Written Scheme of Examinations (WSEs) for pressure equipment and Risk Based Inspections (RBIs).

Ronnie Genther, Operations Director, Texo Drone said: “I am delighted to welcome Steve on board. He has a fantastic wealth of experience and knowledge in the oil & gas sector and more especially the role UAVs offer in advanced inspection for the sector. Steve will play a pivotal role in heading up our technical inspection service moving forward.”

Steve Moir, Engineering & Inspection Manager, Texo Drone said: “This is an exciting opportunity for me. Texo Drone has taken UAV inspection technology to a new level. The business has some very big plans for expansion and investment in an even larger sphere of inspection technology in addition to UAVs and this really excites me.”

Texo Drone are the owner operators of the world’s most advanced fleet of unmanned aerial vehicles for survey and inspection of global energy assets.

The company provides an integrated aerial survey and inspection service, delivered by the most advanced fleet of multiple Remote Pilot Aircraft System (RPAS) and associated payloads.

It carries out mission critical inspections, delivering a wide selection of services that helps clients operate a safer and more efficient working environment.

Since its inception, Texo Drone has developed a sector-leading suite of UAV deployed survey and inspection services; bringing to market a number of world-first technologies for the energy sector

For more information about Texo Drone please visit http://drone.texo.co.uk


Image: L-r: Ronnie Genther, Steve Moir