ABB Consulting, the technical consulting and engineering services business, has appointed a new operations manager to head up its projects services, technical engineering and asset closure groups.

Peter Laing joins the Billingham-based firm from Costain Teesside Operations where he was general manager.

Mr Laing has previously worked for Foster Wheeler and Amec where he held positions in project and engineering management.

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He said: “I’m delighted to be joining a company with ambitious growth plans and a highly skilled staff group capable of delivering those plans. I’m particularly impressed by the breadth of innovative services ABB offers its customers to help them achieve operational excellence.”