SgurrEnergy appoints clean energy head

SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, has named Claus Hjoerringgaard as its new Director of Clean Energy.

Based at SgurrEnergy’s Glasgow headquarters, Claus will be responsible for heading up the renewable energy and grid integration consultancy which provides engineering and technical advisory services in wave, onshore and offshore wind, solar and energy storage projects.

Hjoerringgaard held a number of global senior positions, most recently with Mott MacDonald and Fichtner Consulting Engineers.

Jan Dell, Vice President of Clean Energy, Water & Climate at Wood Group said:

“Claus’ primary focus is on building a comprehensive technical advisory, engineering, asset management and optimization services company. At the helm of SgurrEnergy and with the teamwork of the global Wood Group community he has a great foundation to grow from.”

Speaking of his new appointment, Claus Hjoerringgaard said: “As a trusted partner for renewable energy developers, lenders, investors and operators worldwide, we see significant opportunities to broaden our clean energy capabilities, set new standards of excellence, and continue to build lasting relationships with our clients.”