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Dril-Quip names Jupp to board of directors

HOUSTON (AP) -- Offshore drilling equipment maker Dril-Quip Inc. said Friday that it appointed Terence Jupp to its board of directors.

Jupp, 53, is the chief operating officer of oil and gas exploration company CASA Exploration. He has been COO since January. Before that he was CEO of Trans-Global Oil and Gas Corp. He also held positions at Turkana Energy, Anadarko Petroleum and Ker-McGee.

Jupp will be the fifth member of Dril-Quip's board.