Travis Detke, mBA
Vice President of Operations, Gulf of Mexico
Travis Detke has been active in the diving industry for 44 years. A graduate of the Commercial Diving Center in 1977, he started his career as a tender in the North Sea with Sub Sea International. After advancing through the ranks to diver, saturation diver and supervisor, he transferred to the US where he moved ashore gaining experience in sales, estimating, and operations. An active participant in the diving industry, Mr. Detke served three terms on the ADCI Board of Directors as the Gulf Coast Chapter Chairman. Additionally, he has served on NOSAC focus groups and US GoM Diving Safety Work Group as well as the Contractor Advisory Board for The Ocean Corporation. Mr. Detke has a Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration from the University of North Dakota and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
At Aqueos, Mr. Detke is responsible for all offshore and onshore operations, estimating, offshore resources, and shop, marine, and facility operations. His commitment to safety and continuous improvement in the workplace are recognized throughout the industry and are instrumental in maintaining Aqueos’ leadership in the diving industry.