Binnie Black & Veatch has appointed David Nickols (M) as managing director designate.
He will succeed Doug Smith, who is to devote himself full time to the role of president, Europe division, Black & Veatch.
Tony Gee & Partners has appointed Nigel Hewson (F) to associate in their Cobham, Surrey office.
Maccaferri has appointed Philip Staten (M) to managing director at the company's South African arm, African Gabions.
The British Cement Association has appointed Richard Olsen chairman following the retirement of Sir Geoffrey Chipperfield KCB.
Dr Matthew Dixon, the Engineering Council's international consultant, has been appointed EMTA senior research fellow at Birkbeck College, University of London. EMTA is a national training organisation for engineering.
White Young Green has appointed Ray Brown as director of management services for the south of England. He will be based in Bristol. Samantha McCloskey has also been promoted to associate at the Belfast office.
Citex Slough office has promoted Matt Brooker to customer service director. He will be responsible for the local business development within the Thames Valley.
Severn Trent has appointed Marisa Cassoni a non-executive director.