Meet the Team
Bruce McCrickard, Director of Waterfront Operations
Bruce is responsible for all aspects of managing each Consolidated Marine Systems business location for productivity, schedule compliance and customer satisfaction. He has been in the marine trade for more than 40 years, 36 of those managing trades through Project Management and Production Management. His responsibilities include meeting customers to determine expectations and special geographical needs and building a management team including deck plate trade support as required to meet customer expectations.
Jonathan Nichols, Production Manager
Jonathan is responsible for all production efforts and project management at Consolidated Marine. He has twenty nine years’ experience in fabrication, ship building and ship repair. He is responsible for planning, fabrication, shipboard installations, schedule execution and customer relations. He is also responsible for the coordination and integration of subcontractors and ensuring customer expectations are met or exceeded with an emphasis on quality and safety.
Ricardo Stewart, Quality Assurance
Ricardo is responsible for assuring all quality standards and specifications are met or exceeded. He has 14 years’ experience providing Quality Assurance support. Most of his quality assurance roles has been in a lead position providing support to the ship building, commercial nuclear, and aerospace industries. His responsibilities include; creating welding procedures, certifying welders, writing process control procedures and providing non-destructive testing support to business operations.
Ross Carter, Operations Coordinator
Ross is responsible for all financial aspects of the company at Consolidated Marine which includes estimating proposals and managing contracts. He is a veteran of the United States Navy and holds two degrees to include a Master’s degree in Business. He has 11 years’ experience in the Finance industry and has been working the Marine industry for 5 years.
Julie Foreman, Purchasing Manager
Julie is responsible for managing all aspects related to Purchasing at Consolidated Marine, including buying material, managing purchase orders, receiving, inventory and staging material for production work. Julie has worked in the marine industry for 29 years, 20 of those specifically in the shipyard in both Purchasing and Estimating departments. The remaining 9 years were spent with a specific focus on marine pipe, valve and fitting sales to local shipyards in the Hampton Roads area.