Deep Blue Engineering named Dieter Watelle as design engineer. He will develop the propulsion systems for the shuttle sub, the company’s new lift and deployment system developed for subsea operations. Before joining Deep Blue, Watelle worked as an intern with the company, contributing to the propulsion system of the first test model of the shuttle sub. He holds an MS in electromechanical engineering technology from Ghent University in Belgium. He is pursuing an MS in computational modeling and finite elements in engineering mechanics at Swansea University in the UK.