Swift Opens Office In Kuwait

New office to support onshore drilling projects and refineries

Sep 09, 2013, 10:12 ET from Swift Worldwide Resources

HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Swift Worldwide Resources, the premier supplier of manpower resources to the global oil and gas industry, has opened a new office in Kuwaiti city of Fahaheel. This brings the total of Swift's offices in the world's centers of oil and gas to 23. The new office, located in the Ajial Mall Complex, will focus on placing oil sector engineers – such as mechanical engineers, structural engineers, corrosion engineers and piping engineers – along with skilled workers for refineries, tanks and oil pipelines.

"This is a great time for us to be in this area," said Swift CEO Tobias Read. "The local economy has stabilized since the worldwide recession, and with the increasing oil prices and a huge oil reserve, Kuwait is poised to introduce a lot of exciting projects."

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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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