Area Operations Manager
Board Member Bio
Michiel Heuven is currently the Area Operations Manager North America and Caribbean at SBM Offshore. He has over 20 years oil and gas experience spanning from project and operations management experience in designing, constructing, commissioning to operating international offshore oil and gas drilling and production facilities.
Michiel has been with SBM Offshore for over 7 years in which he was involved in a large number of projects. He participated in a variety of FEEDs for FPSOs, , TLPs and a FSRU. He then moved on to be the Project Manager of the extremely challenging Encana project in Nova Scotia during hook-up and offshore commissioning then to the prestigious stones FPSO project to then becoming the Operations Manager for the Stones FPSO, the world’s deepest floating production unit.
Prior to being at SBM, he worked in various Keppel shipyards around the world managing major offshore projects for FPSOs, Jack-up and Semi-submersible Drilling Rigs, construction vessels and Crane Vessels.
Michiel has a degree in Naval Architecture from Hogeschool Inholland. He is also a certified PMP.