Altrad Awarded Long-term Offshore Maintenance Contract for TotalEnergies

Altrad has secured a multi-million pound, five-year (with an option of two additional, two-year extensions) contract to support the fabric maintenance of TotalEnergies’ offshore assets in the North Sea, Denmark. The contract, which will become operational on 1st October 2022 adds to Altrad’s success earlier this month, when it also secured the Integrity Recovery Project (IRP) for TotalEnergies in Denmark. Altrad’s...

Bilfinger UK to create 300 new North Sea access jobs

Bilfinger UK has secured a major contract in the North Sea that will create 300 new roles in scaffolding and rope access.

Altrad buys Muehlhan’s oil & gas businesses

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Altrad continues its mass expansion with the completion of its acquisition of Muehlhan’s oil & gas business in Denmark and in the UK. The deal, which was completed on 31 December 2021, marks another milestone in Altrad’s development, whereby it invests in businesses that share its excitement, vision and values to offer enhanced value to its clients.  Altrad’s CEO for the...

Altrad secure North Sea contract for Serica Energy

Altrad has signed a three-year critical support services contract for Serica Energy, in support of the Bruce offshore oil & gas platform.

Altrad has signed a three-year critical support services contract for Serica Energy, in support of the Bruce offshore oil & gas platform located in the North Sea, Scotland. The contract commenced in October 2021 and includes the provision of scaffolding access, insulation, painting, deck crew services, heat exchanger maintenance and environmental services to support the platform’s critical asset integrity, maintenance...

JECS bags Seagreen offshore wind farm contract

JECS Offshore Services has been selected to assist with the export cable pull-in, routing, termination and testing work on the Seagreen offshore wind farm. Nexans Norway has selected JECS Offshore Services to supply its offshore access equipment along with its teams of scaffolding and rigging operatives. Set to become Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm, Seagreen is located 27 kilometres off the...

Altrad bags £24m maintenance contract for Shell in Southern North Sea

Altrad bags £24m maintenance contract for Shell in Southern North Sea

Industrial services firm Altrad has secured a significant three-year contract with Shell for the provision of critical support services in the Southern North Sea. The £24m contract covers the support of Shell's Clipper and Leman Alpha offshore gas platforms and the Bacton gas processing plant, near Great Yarmouth in the UK. The deal has options for two further, one-year extensions...

Altrad support the decommissioning of an offshore gas platform

The UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) contains a range of mature oil and gas assets, many of which are approaching the end of their useful working lives. Decommissioning these assets safely is becoming increasingly important for energy producers and it requires specialist skills and experience. Altrad have supported Worley, and their client Allseas, with a range of services to enable the...

Energy giant to stand trial over death of offshore scaffolder

Offshore Scaffolder Death

BP is facing trial over the death of a scaffolder who fell from a North Sea oil platform. Scaffolder Sean Anderson 43, from the Tyne and Wear, was part of a team carrying out routine maintenance on BP’s Unity platform when the incident happened on 4th September 2014. Mr Anderson worked for the industrial services firm Cape when he fell from...

Altrad appoints new director to support its upstream growth agenda

Altrad has announced the appointment of John Welsh, Client Services Director, to accelerate its upstream growth strategy for the UK continental shelf (UKCS). John Welsh, returns back to his roots to join the enlarged Altrad business, some nine years after leaving Cape plc, a company that was acquired by Altrad back in 2017, wherein he grew the business to be one...

Bilfinger Salamis appoints manager for Southern North Sea business

Maintenance and asset integrity contractor Bilfinger Salamis UK has appointed Adam Mason as General Manager for its Southern North Sea business. Adam has over 20 years of operational leadership experience in the Oil & Gas service industry, the last 12 of which have been served with Petrofac. Bilfinger Salamis, which supports customers in northwest Europe in the oil, gas and renewable...