ABERDEEN, UK, July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has been awarded a multi-year rotating equipment managed maintenance services contract for the Brent Assets of Shell UK. This award provides comprehensive support services for power generation packages and follows the establishment of an enterprise framework agreement (EFA) last year between Wood Group GTS and Shell.
Shell UK's Brent field has four large platforms: Alpha, Bravo, Charlie and Delta. Wood Group GTS was selected as the preferred service provider after executing a gas turbine power generation package restoration project on Brent Charlie platform.
Mark Dobler, CEO, Wood Group GTS said: "Our success is driven by careful alignment of our goals with those of our customer and by engineering specific solutions to mitigate risk and optimize performance of our customer's assets. By taking an integrated approach to managed maintenance services, we are committed to help Shell UK achieve their objectives in the most effective and efficient manner. We're delighted to have been given this vote of confidence by Shell UK and will continue to nurture and grow our relationship by delivering on these commitments."
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Wood Group GTS is a leading independent provider of rotating equipment services and solutions for clients in the power, oil & gas and clean energy markets. Worldwide, these services include: power plant engineering, procurement and construction; facility operations & maintenance; and repair & overhaul, optimisation and upgrade of gas, wind and steam turbines, pumps, compressors and other high-speed rotating equipment www.woodgroupgts.com
Wood Group is an international energy services company with $6bn sales, employing more than 41,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses - Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil & gas, and power generation industries worldwide. www.woodgroup.com
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