Elaine and Rollie Webb (Photo: Robert Allan Ltd.)

Webb Receives SS Beaver Medal for Maritime Excellence

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Rollie Webb, Senior Vice President at Robert Allan Ltd., was presented with the SS Beaver Medal for Maritime Excellence by the Lt. Governor of B.C. Judith Guichon on behalf of the Maritime Museum of British Columbia in a ceremony held on November 9 in Victoria.

Webb joined Robert Allan Ltd. in 2008 and assumed duties as Senior Vice President in 2015.

Webb has more than 40 years of experience in marine engineering and shipyard experience, starting out in ship operations as a marine engineer at sea, followed by 32 years of shipyard experience in Canada and the US in ship repair and ship construction, including production, project, general and executive management roles. He also has extensive experience in the operation, repair and construction of icebreakers.

Webb graduated from the Canadian Coast Guard College in 1974.

Photo: The Great Eastern Shipping Co. Ltd.

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