// COMPANY LEADERSHIP
JOSE H. VAZQUEZ, PhD
Vice President, Strategic Consulting Services
Dr. Jose Vazquez is Ocean Power Technologies Vice President, Strategic Consulting Services, based in Houston, Texas. Jose joined OPT in February 2021 following the acquisition of 3Dent Technology, LLC, the offshore energy consulting engineering and design services company he co-founded in 2013.
Prior to founding 3Dent, Jose was with Bennett & Associates, where he started as Technical Director, responsible for maintaining the quality and scope of all engineering analyses. He later became its Technical Director and CEO, and eventually President and CEO. While at Bennett, he worked on self-elevating mobile platform (jackup rig) technology. Jose also led the team that designed the MinDOC 3 hull – the first dry-tree deepwater floating, drilling, and production unit designed to post-Katrina standards.
Jose joined Bennett & Associates following four years as an assistant professor in the Maritime Systems Engineering department at Texas A&M University – Galveston. He continues to teach part-time in the graduate program at the University of Houston’s Civil and Environmental Engineering Department.
Jose is a graduate of the University of Houston, where he received his Civil Engineering Doctorate and his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Civil Engineering.
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