Swift Expands Into Australia

New office to support Northern Territory Projects

Oct 16, 2013, 10:00 ET from Swift Worldwide Resources

HOUSTON, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Swift Worldwide Resources, the premier supplier of manpower resources to the global oil and gas industry, has opened a new office in Darwin, Australia. This brings the total of Swift's offices in the world's centers of oil and gas to 23. The new office, located on Cavanagh Street with a support team in Perth, will focus on placing a wide and varied type of contractor – from office administrators to senior planning engineers.

"Given the scale of the region's key projects in the pipeline, Darwin is poised to become a major support base for thousands of people for years to come," said Swift CEO Tobias Read. "As the only resourcing company in Darwin with a permanent office in place, we are uniquely prepared to benefit our clients, contractors and candidates."

Darwin is fast becoming a key hub for the Oil & Gas industry with several major projects in the pipeline in the coming years. The most significant development to date is the Ichthys Project, which is a joint venture between Total and Inpex.

About Swift Worldwide Resources
Swift Worldwide Resources is the premier supplier of manpower resources to the global oil and gas industry. With more than 25 years focusing exclusively in this sector, a database of 200,000 skilled personnel, a dedicated contract and permanent recruitment division, a logistics infrastructure spanning the globe and quality procedures accredited to ISO 9001:2008, it provides a world class service - Whatever it takes, wherever it takes us®. Swift is committed to investing in the local community and takes great pride in its ability to recruit, train and develop its national team of workers. For more information, please visit www.swiftworldwideresources.com.

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