Stephen Spoljaric

Stephen Spoljaric

Corporate Manager of Global Logistics Bechtel Corporation


Houston, Texas, USA


Stephen “Spo” Spoljaric is the Corporate Manager of Global Logistics for Bechtel. In this role, he focuses on a collaborative and Engineered Logistics™ approach to increase predictability, improve safety and promote sustainability. Prior to his current position, Spoljaric was an area operations manager in the field on a multi-billion-dollar giga-project. 

He serves as the President for the Exporters Competitive Maritime Council (ECMC) and participates on the University of Houston College of Technology Supply Chain Logistics Advisory Board.  Originally from Harrisburg, PA, Spoljaric holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Fordham University and a master’s degree in industrial engineering from Clemson University. He is the first Bechtel Distinguished Technical Specialist for logistics in the company’s more than 120-year history.  He currently lives in Houston with his wife and children (Vincenzo, Lucianella, Serafina and Santino).

Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction, and project management partner to industry and government. Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact. Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.  

Bechtel serves the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations.  

 

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Thursday 30/09/2021

From 08:30 To 10:30

09/30/2021 08:30 09/30/2021 10:30 Jerry Nagel Education Day Jerry Nagel Education Day, now in its 11th year, provides an introduction to the project cargo and breakbulk industry for those considering a career in one of the most challenging sectors of transportation and logistics. This program is designed to attract the next generation of leaders through executive-led instruction and networking.

This year we are organizing a shorter program to allow for more networking with industry professionals. The two morning sessions will speak to the heart of the project cargo and breakbulk industry today, which is undergoing rapid change.  The sustainability session will provide a look at environmental issues impacting the industry and trends to provide a solid path for the future. In the leadership session, the speaker will discuss what it takes to be successful in an industry where no two days are ever the same.

Approved students attend this event for free. Interested students should check with their educators to be added to their school lists. Students are allowed only as a group from a posted institution or with prior approval from Elizabeth.Wetzel@breakbulk.com. Non-students pay $300 as an add-on to registration.
3rd Floor, Room 361

3rd Floor, Room 361

"Jerry Nagel Education Day"

Holly Normand Kasey Eckstein Stephen Spoljaric
Time and date

Thursday 30/09/2021

From 08:30 To 10:30

09/30/2021 08:30 09/30/2021 10:30 Jerry Nagel Education Day Jerry Nagel Education Day, now in its 11th year, provides an introduction to the project cargo and breakbulk industry for those considering a career in one of the most challenging sectors of transportation and logistics. This program is designed to attract the next generation of leaders through executive-led instruction and networking.

This year we are organizing a shorter program to allow for more networking with industry professionals. The two morning sessions will speak to the heart of the project cargo and breakbulk industry today, which is undergoing rapid change.  The sustainability session will provide a look at environmental issues impacting the industry and trends to provide a solid path for the future. In the leadership session, the speaker will discuss what it takes to be successful in an industry where no two days are ever the same.

Approved students attend this event for free. Interested students should check with their educators to be added to their school lists. Students are allowed only as a group from a posted institution or with prior approval from Elizabeth.Wetzel@breakbulk.com. Non-students pay $300 as an add-on to registration.
3rd Floor, Room 361
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3rd Floor, Room 361

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