Imenco Buys Proserv's Nautronix Unit
of Nautronix and will continue to lead his team and will become general manager, Nautronix Division, at Imenco.Following the sale agreement, 21 of Nautronix’s employees will move from Proserv’s Westhill, Aberdeen headquarters to Imenco’s facility in the Aberdeen Innovation Park, Bridge of Don, while one team member, based in the US, will remain in Houston.Imenco CEO and owner Geir Egil Ostebovik said, “For Imenco, this acquisition broadens the Imenco subsea electronics portfolio and adds innovative subsea positioning and communication products to our extensive product range
12-meter Ship Aims to Be First to Cross Atlantic Without a Crew
; said SEA-KIT International Managing Director Ben Simpson.The vessel is operated by a hand-held remote control when in harbor and when at sea it can stream live data to the controller via multiple satellite links."What is now available through technology is very, very similar to what you have on the bridge of a ship and in many ways, I would argue, even more comprehensive," said James Fanshawe, a director of SEA-KIT."The controller here in this station can actually see all the way round on the horizon near real-time and in many ships it's quite difficult to actually even see what'
Sonomatic Expands in Aberdeen
Services company Sonomatic announced it plans to expand radiography capacity within its base at The Core, Bridge of Don, bringing the total number of bays available to five.Sonomatic, a provider of advanced and conventional NDT inspections, engineering, integrity and rope access services, said the buildout is in response to an increased demand for its NDT inspection services in the northeast of Scotland.The expansion comes three years after the company built a new multi-disciplined facility covering the entire range of NDT Inspections, housing three radiography, one hydro testing bay and the ability
PTS Gains ATEX Certification for Test Pumps
standard.Gary Notman, managing director of PTS, believes the certification will give the company a competitive advantage in the rental market.Established in 2008, the PTS specializes in rental, sales and calibration of equipment to the energy industry from its base in Denmore Industrial Estate, Bridge of Don.The company focuses on five key niche specialist areas: Pressure test equipment and instrumentation rental; hazardous area equipment rental; radio communications equipment; flushing units, and the supply of hydraulic and pneumatic products
Dräger Appoints Murray to Senior Management Team
officer of Red Spider Technology and was subsequently UK interventions manager for the global oilfield service sector major. She joins Dräger as general manager, leading a team of 22. The team was formed from the company’s fleet sales and rental, servicing and training base at Bridge of Don. Murray is also a non-executive director of Transition Extreme, the Aberdeen-based sports charity and social enterprise
New Subsea Consultancy: 1CS1
Recently established Aberdeen-based subsea integrity consultancy, 1CSI (1 Consulting Subsea Integrity) has marked the launch of its business with a move into premises at the James Gregory Center in the Aberdeen Innovation Park, Bridge of Don. The company was established in April by Matthew Kennedy and Aleksandra Tomaszek and offers solutions to global subsea challenges. This, includes, but is not limited to, fit-for-purpose assessments of deep water flexible risers through the inspection of concrete coated subsea pipelines, to ROV deployed examination of subsea welds inside offshore wind
Tidal Energy Modelling Tool Launched
; Veatch and the universities of Oxford, Liverpool and Edinburgh.” SMARTtide will be commercially available though HR Wallingford. The ETI and HR Wallingford will be present at All¬-Energy in Aberdeen on May 22 and 23, 2013 on ETI stand K28 at Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL should you wish to find out more.