GLOBAL options specialists EnerMech has been awarded a five-year £12m contract with TotalEnergiesEP for a brand new facility in Congo.
The ability will embrace crane and lifting upkeep tools, riser pulling techniques, tensioning techniques, and onshore and offshore components provide for 3 offshore sectors.
EnerMech has established a brand new entity, EnerMech Congo, to hold out the work and has sub-contracted an area Congolese firm, Congo Providers, to help within the supply.
The corporate is recruiting native Congolese personnel in onshore contract assist roles with skilled native upkeep crew personnel being supplied by the sub-contractor.
The brand new facility will profit the realm by way of the institution of a further lasting technical provision and native employment alternatives.
EnerMech has beforehand labored with TotalEnergies SE on tasks throughout the African continent and has additionally labored in Congo, on contract to Technip on the Moho Nord undertaking.
Steve Swanson, Vice President, Africa for EnerMech, mentioned: “We’ve got a well-established relationship with TotalEnergies which fits again a few years.
“We’re very happy that they proceed to see the worth of the trusted and skilled service that we offer and selected EnerMech to work with them on this new undertaking.”
Paul Cockerill, Regional Director for Africa, Center East & Caspian added: “EnerMech has been very profitable in securing new, and retaining, current cranes and lifting, operations and upkeep contracts in numerous areas.
“This is because of many elements together with supply of effectively thought out execution plans, with a extremely detailed concentrate on resolution supply and, extra importantly, our security tradition.
“[Also] to our extremely certified undertaking administration Contract Assist Engineers and undertaking engineers who carry their very own experience and a few years of trade expertise.
“We’re dedicated to not solely adhering to, however exceeding, native content material necessities by way of engagement of our international community of Topic Matter Consultants with minimal ex-pat undertaking resourcing.
“We’ve got a extremely profitable, proactive regional worker coaching and growth plan.
“The place attainable, as is the case right here with Congo Providers, we interact in-country subcontractors and make the most of native provide chains.”