Oil & Gas UK Awards – FINALISTS We are delighted to announce that TRAC Oil & Gas have been shortlisted as a finalist for the Business Innovation Award at this year’s Oil & Gas UK Awards. The Innovation category recognises companies that have enabled improved performance through innovation and efficiency initiatives to safely maximise recovery of the UK Continental Shelf. The awards ceremony, which is sponsored by Shell UK, will take place on Thursday 2nd November 2017 at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre.
Offshore Europe – Wrap up! We had a great week at SPE Offshore Europe! From the excitement of the first day to our live filming with OE TV, drinks reception on Wednesday, meeting the Lord Provost Barney Crockett and our weekly demos/presentations showcasing our specialist activities. Great opportunities were presented and so much follow up to do! #OE17
TRAC Oil & Gas Ltd has won a new five-year contract with Plant Integrity Management Ltd (PIM). The contract will see PIM provide inspection management services on Nexen’s North Sea assets, including delivering integrity management services covering pressure systems, structures and pipelines. The offshore enactment services will be subcontracted by TRAC Oil & Gas Ltd. Securing contracts in these challenging times for the industry are critical, this five-year contract further support our growth plans for the UK, Australia and Brasil. TRAC is a leading provider of rope access inspection, repair and maintenance services to the Oil & Gas industry with extensive experience of working across a range of offshore and onshore assets worldwide.
TRAC Petróleo e Gás LTDA was pleased to exhibit at the recent Brasil Offshore 2015 exhibition in Macaé – the heart of Brasil’s Oil & Gas industry. We have exhibited at a number of events in Brasil since 2013 including OTC Brasil and Rio Oil & Gas. Last year we made a commitment to the Brasilian economy, setting up permanent office and training premises in Macaé with a workforce comprised of over 90% Brasilian citizens. Brasil Offshore 2015 was an excellent opportunity to celebrate the continued success of our established presence and operations in Brasil. We were pleased to share stand space with our partners EDRA and successfully met our wider objectives for the event. These included; continuing to raise awareness of TRAC in Brasil as a local service provider, sharing our latest news and developments, speaking to prospective and current clients. We also had the opportunity to showcase TRAC’s capabilities as a supplier delivering Best in Class performance achieving innovative, efficient and cost saving results. During the exhibition, we announced a recent contract award. TRAC will be working with Consórcio Integra Offshore to provide Rope Access, Inspection, Repair and Maintenance services to their end client Petrobras. This positive news along with the other contracts we hold place our Brasilian operations strongly, contributing significantly to TRAC’s global turnover figure.
TRAC Oil & Gas held a party at our new office in Macaé to celebrate its commissioning and opening as an operational facility The celebratory party held at the beginning of February 2015, marks the official opening of our purpose built operational and training facility in Macaé. Many current customers, potential customers, partners, support providers, suppliers and friends attended the exciting occasion. The event allowed us to showcase TRACs latest technologies and innovations including rope access and NDT demonstrations. A presentation was shown to commemorate our recent 15 year anniversary and the evening concluded with a firework display to mark a successful event. In 2010, TRAC embarked on a business plan focusing on international expansion. We are now a fully established, licensed Brasilian company—TRAC Petróleo e Gás LTDA, committed to supporting the local economy, employing local people and paying local taxes in Brasil. We see an in-country presence and full time office base as essential to this strategy. Following this expansion, the business is already growing in Brasil. From March 2015 a team of 6 will be working in our office in Macaé and numbers will increase as the business develops further.
TRAC Operations Director, Gordon Cook adds; “We would like to thank Ruben and the team in Brasil for their significant achievements, setting up operations and providing best in class service delivery to local customers. We see huge opportunities in Brasil and are confident of a long and successful future here.”