A new president has been named at Electric Boat, effective May 2. Kevin Poitras, who has been senior vice president of engineering, design, and business development, will succeed John Casey. Casey has been named executive vice president of the Marine Systems Group of parent Company General Dynamics.
Poitras, who is 60, joined EB in 1973 as a construction support engineer. Casey, who is 57, has been EB president since 2003.