A professional in fire engineering and safety, Alberto Faravelli has joined Sea-Fire Europe Ltd, a leading distributor of marine fire detection and suppression systems in Europe. Julia Phillips, general manager, made the announcement.

Faravelli leads technical support, especially in the critical pre-sales and planning phase. Additionally, he engineers systems, using schematics and piping diagrams. His responsibilities extend to commissioning and startup of supplied systems, and continued technical assistance to customers. Based in Genoa, Italy, Faravelli works closely with Sea-Fire's distributor for Italy, Indemar S.P.A.

Most recently, Faravelli privately engineered fire protection and HVAC systems for a broad range of industries including maritime, civil, industrial, and oil and gas. Prior, he worked for Marioff and Minimax SRL.

"We're pleased to have Alberto join Sea-Fire Europe Ltd," said Ernie Ellis, managing director. "He's been in the industry for quite some time and brings extensive experience to his role; he'll be a great asset to the company and our customers."