As the subsea group of CRRC Times Electric, SMD is an advanced global supplier of subsea remotely operated and autonomous power and control solutions.

Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) is one of the world's leading manufacturers of remote intervention equipment, operating in hazardous environments worldwide. With a strong and unique heritage and a proven track record in subsea engineering, we have grown to be the number one independent designer and manufacturer in our field. We aim to provide the best technically and financially viable engineering solutions and an outstanding global service to ensure our customers to meet their goals. SMD is committed to quality and safety throughout the business ensuring that all practices are carried out in the safest reasonable manner and all staff are educated in the requirements of the quality system.

  • Subsea group of CRRC Times Electric
  • Over 45 years of experience in subsea engineering
  • Winner of five Queen's Awards
  • largest range of work class rovs on the market
  • pioneered the first subsea plough
  • delivered 5 world first projects

Our values are at the heart of everything we do

We show RESPECT AND HONESTY in all our dealings with stakeholders, always encouraging open and honest communication. Through our PASSION FOR EXCELLENCE, we make a long-term commitment to develop our employees in an environment which is stimulating, enjoyable and equitable. We empower our people to take decisions courageously. By working IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CUSTOMERS we ensure they get best possible value from our creativity and innovation. And by being COMMITTED TO SAFETY AND QUALITY we look after each other as well as our environment. We focus on quality in all that we do. Safety is the priority, quality is the standard.

EXECUTIVE TEAM

Andrew Hodgson - CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mike Jones - DEPUTY CEO and Managing Director of SMD CHINA

Julian Zhu - CHIEF PLANNING AND INTEGRATION OFFICER

Chris Wilkinson - CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Richard Howarth - CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Graham Puntis - MANAGING DIRECTOR SERVICES

Mark Collins - MANAGING DIRECTOR ROVs

Paul Davison - MANAGING DIRECTOR TMR

Paul Hatchett - DIRECTOR STRATEGIC PROGRAMMES

Paul Atkinson - TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

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