Houston, TX– Vepica, a Houston and Caracas headquartered engineering services and EPC company, today announced that Tony Smith has been appointed as the new President of its US Business. With prior leadership roles at Wood Group Mustang, Middough, and Maverick Engineering, Tony brings tremendous technical and customer service experience to the role.
Tony joins Vepica as President, US Business, to lead the business through its next phase of growth. Tony commented, “I am excited to join Vepica. I have known Vepica for a long time and have always been impressed by Vepica’s depth of capabilities, professionalism and customer friendly approach. Vepica is uniquely positioned in this current market to provide high quality engineering services at the lowest blended rate in the industry. We deploy our world class engineering team and 45 years of industry experience using a multi-office WorkShare approach. This provides efficient engineering and design and project services and on time drawings and deliverables.”
Derek Blackwood, CEO said, “Tony’s background makes him a key addition to our growing presence in the Houston area. With Tony’s leadership, we see Vepica on a trajectory to be one of the fastest growing engineering firms in the gulf coast market.”
Vepica is a multinational engineering firm with more than 45 years’ experience in EPC projects within the energy, industrial, infrastructure and petrochemical industries. We believe in executing projects of the highest quality that will also have a positive impact on future generations. For Vepica, excellence means finding innovative solutions for our clients, collaborating amongst our offices around the globe, planning every step of the way with detailed risk analysis and taking care of details to ensure we meet our clients’ needs. We are committed to delivering projects with passion, maximizing profitability and providing cost-effective solutions for our clients, as well as a value chain that goes from project financing to operation and maintenance of their production facilities. This is why for more than four decades we have participated in unique projects that are consistently recognized for their technology and innovation.