Drilling and beyond Established during May 2004, Gulf Drilling International Limited (GDI) was founded as the first onshore and offshore oil and gas drilling company in Qatar that was originally formed as a joint venture between Qatar’s national corporation, Qatar Petroleum (QP) and Japan Drill Co., Ltd (JDC). During July
With more than 20 years experience as the exclusive manager of the Seafox fleet, globally renowned Dutch firm Workfox BV has evolved into a leading service provider in the accommodation and crane support, well testing and workover construction, and decommissioning support sectors of the wind and oil and gas industry.
“The key to Specialist Services’ success is its ability to design, engineer and manufacture a complete product range that not only complies with all of the relevant international standards and certifications for all regions of the world, but also offers logistic and operational advantages to clients through modularisation,” says Chris Ridley, sales and marketing director at Specialist Services.
Hertel, a Dutch privately owned company, offering global industrial services to a number of industry sectors, acquired McGill Services in December 2007 to add UK presence, expertise and complementary services to its expanding Hertel Defence & Offshore Division based in Rotterdam.
Designed to meet the demands set by challenges in the deepwater and hostile environments of the oil and gas industry, Floatel International Ltd was founded in 2006 to own and operate the most modern fleet of accommodation and construction support vessels (floatels).