Dear Membership,

We are sad to share with the membership that on May 5th 2021 Mr. Richard ‘Rick’ Lowe passed away. Rick was a long time employee of Cullen Diesel Power , a friend to many of us, a great influence in the local maritime industry and supporter of CIMarE Vancouver Branch. He will be sorely missed. CIMarE executive committee and members would like to pass on our condolences to all Rick’s family and friends.


Richard Sai Don Lowe, 66 Years old, Born March 24, 1955 in Kowloon, Hong Kong China. Married to Marianne Lowe (nee Durante) July 24,1976, Children Christopher (Vanessa) & Kyle (Amanda) and 4 grandchildren Kaius, Ryker, Jett, Maddox. Proud recipient of a Diploma of Sales and Marketing from the Sauder School of Business UBC. Rick worked at Cullen Diesel Power (Detroit Diesel Allison BC) for 46 years and retired in 2019 as the Vice President of  Sales. Rick will be truly missed by everyone he met and everyone will remember him fondly.


CIMarE Vancouver Branch