Wood Group has secured a two-year contract extension from
Shell UK to deliver integrated services to two gas plants in
Scotland, the companies said on Tuesday.
The two plants are the St. Fergus gas terminal and Fife natural
gas liquids plant, which includes the Braefoot Bay marine
Effective April 2014, the award marks the continuation of a
previous contract awarded in 2007.
Wood Group employs around 500 people under this contract and
provides project management, engineering, construction, commissioning, maintenance support and supply chain
management services. Since the acquisition of Pyeroy Group in
July 2013, WGPSN will also be providing fabric maintenance services to the Shell
plants, as part of the new contract.
We have been working with Shell for more than two
decades and we are delighted to secure this major piece of
work," said Dave Stewart, UK managing director of Wood
Group. "This is the first contract where we have built our new
fabric maintenance capability into the work
This award is the eighth North Sea contract extension
chalked up by Wood Group in the previous 12 months,
following awards from CNR, TOTAL E&P UK, Teekey, Ithaca
Energy, Nexen, ConocoPhillips and Dana.
In the UK, Wood Group now employs more than 12,000 people
working onshore and offshore.