NETSCo, Inc., a provider of engineering, design and maritime consulting services, announced the promotion of Jan Flores to Vice President. The announcement was made by Rich Mueller, president and founder of NETSCo.
“In recent years, Jan has been instrumental in the success and growth of NETSCo and I am excited to promote him to this important position,” said Rich Mueller. “Jan’s experience in taking our company goals and vision to new levels has strengthened our status as an industry leader. His management skills are well-suited to lead our team with customer-focused solutions that will offer proven results for current and for future assignments.”
Jan’s primary responsibilities include directing the engineering and consulting efforts of the company to meet the commitments made to NETSCo’s clients. In addition, Jan will be the primary interface of the company to its clients, continuing his responsibility to match NETSCo’s capabilities and resources with their individual needs.
In 2014, Flores joined NETSCo as Senior Business Development Director with more than 20 years in the maritime and offshore industry. He has developed a wide range of expertise including specialized and bulk marine transportation, complex offshore projects, offshore support vessels, shuttle tankers, FPSO/FSO, and LNG/CNG
Prior to joining NETSCo, he directed the FSO Group at OSG and was responsible for Business Development in the offshore market. While with OSG, Jan was the Technical Project Manager overseeing the development of the MT Overseas Cascade and the MT Overseas Chinook. Both vessels were the first two dedicated shuttle tankers in the Gulf of Mexico and now support the FPSO Pioneer, serving the Petrobras deep water fields known as Cascade & Chinook. In addition, Jan also held various positions at Crowley Maritime Corporation from Technical Superintendent to Manager of New Construction Projects.
Jan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Ocean Engineering with a specialization in Naval Architecture. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Florida. Jan is a member of The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) and serves as a member of the American Bureau of Shipping Americas, Technical Committee.