HVAC & Refrigeration Engineering Wins Apache Contract
An Aberdeen firm this week embarks on a new contract with Apache North Sea Ltd.
HVAC & Refrigeration Engineering (HVAC&R), part of the Nucore Group, will be providing preventative maintenance services for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment on both onshore and offshore installations.
The service agreement has been awarded for a three year period and covers eight North Sea assets. The scope of supply includes servicing and maintenance, legislative and compliance requirements for systems and HVAC equipment, remedial work scopes, as well as the opportunity to supply manufacturing services to replace any obsolete equipment if and when required.
As part of the deal eight employees will transfer under TUPE agreement to HVAC&R. Supported by existing HVAC&R staff and management, this team will help fulfil both onshore and offshore service delivery for the duration of the contract.
Graham Thomson, Chief Executive Officer for Nucore Group said: “This is a substantial service award for our business and one which we have worked incredibly hard with the client to win and implement. There’s been a lot of energy invested in getting to this stage and we’re excited to officially start services this week. We’re looking forward to working alongside Apache North Sea Ltd to create a valuable, professional and cost efficient service.”
HVAC&R Engineering provides a range of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment and services primarily to the oil and gas, onshore petrochemical and marine sectors as well as manufacturing ATEX equipment for harsh and hazardous environments. Headquartered in Aberdeen it is part of the Nucore Group and operates internationally with customers in Asia Pacific, the Middle East, the Caspian Sea, Central Europe, Africa and the Americas.