Michael Complita, P.E.

Principal in Charge | VP Strategic Expansion
Elliott Bay Design Group

Mike Complita is a Principal at Elliott Bay Design Group and serves as the Vice President of Strategic Expansion. He is focused on developing major growth opportunities for the firm including the advancement of alternative fuels in vessel design as well as non-conventional maritime applications.

As a professionally licensed engineer with 30 years of industry experience, Mike has an in-depth understanding of all facets of naval architecture and marine engineering including optimization of vessel construction as well as long term operation. He oversees design, repair and analysis projects and has been a major contributor to many of the industry’s most significant projects including the M/V HYDROGEN ONE, the world’s first methanol reforming hydrogen fuel cell powered towboat.

Mike and his colleagues are presently working to develop cost effective options for ports and harbors to reduce emissions from ships at anchor and to fast charge assist tugs while actively working in the field.