USA (1936- )
Last updated: May 8, 2017 at 2:33 am
Pioneer in commercial diving and offshore gas and oilfield industry; co-founder of Oceaneering International with Phil Nuytten in 1969; founded Cal Dive International in 1980; co-founded the Marine Mammal Consulting Group (MMCG); founded two hospital-based hyperbaric contract services companies, Clinical Hyperbaric Technologies, and Oxycare;
Honours and Awards:
NOGI Award (Distinguished Service, 2014)
Offshore Energy Center Pioneers Hall of Fame (1999)
Commercial Diving Hall of Fame (1990)
Historical Diver Magazine Pioneer Award
Association of Diving Contractors International Hall of Fame
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.