About PAPE


Director, Offshore Marine and Shipbuilding

Mr. Gregoire Lefeuvre brings with him over fifteen years of experience in the Marine & Shipbuilding business, half of these focused on Offshore Construction for the Oil and Gas industry.

Mr Lefeuvre takes the lead for the Offshore Marine projects' engineering and management, which includes new-buildings and conversions projects, as well as offshore supervision of special marine operations.

Prior to this, he held various engineering and management positions and has been involved in projects encompassing Submarines, Frigates and Destroyers at DCNS in France, as well as Superyachts and Research Vessels at VT Group in the UK.

He holds a Masters in Naval Architecture, from the ENSA University in Nantes, France.

Director, SURF

Mr. Mathieu Gandrille joined PAPE Engineering in 2008 and is responsible for the development of the engineering growth and capabilities for projects in Subsea, Umbilicals, Risers and Flowline (SURF). He has over 10 years of experience in a large panel of activities including SURF detailed engineering and transportation & installation (T&I) packages, independent design verification analysis and expertise in state of the art hydrodynamics. Mr. Gandrille is a graduate from Ecole CENTRALE Nantes, a highly selective French graduate and post-graduate Engineering Institute, with a specialisation in Ocean Engineering & Naval Architecture and also with a Master Degree in "Applied Mechanics" specialising in "Fluid Dynamics and Transfer". Prior to joining PAPE Engineering, Mr. Gandrille has worked for PRINCIPIA (Scientific and Conceptual Engineering Company) in France.

Director, Offshore Platforms Transportation & Installation

Graduated in 2005 from Ecole Centrale Nantes with a Master Degree in Ocean Engineering (Hydrodynamics) & Naval Architecture, Mr. Olivier Beauclair joined PAPE Engineering in 2008 providing expertise in heavy platforms transportation & installation (T&I) operations such as jacket launch, float-over, as well as dynamic lifting and float-on/float-off operations. He leads the Offshore Platforms Transportation & Installation business unit to ensure consistent and quality driven deliverables and exacting standards together with his team of naval architects and structural engineers. Prior to his career with PAPE Engineering, Mr. Beauclair was Offshore Project Engineer in Principia (France) where he focused on floater hydrodynamics and deepwater projects.