James Fisher Offshore (JFO), part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has stated the signing of a cooperation agreement with Aquatic Engineering & Construction Ltd (Aquatic). The arrangement is designed to deliver fully integrated back-deck solutions to offshore operators globally.
JFO and Aquatic plan to package an integrated service and equipment offering as a single source supplier for customers that realises significant cost reductions and operational efficiencies.
Jack Davidson, Managing Director of James Fisher Offshore, explained: “We are delighted to form this partnership with Aquatic and are already pursuing opportunities on a joint basis. Our aim is to work together to help address the current market conditions and strengthen our service offerings and global reach. We’ve already seen significant interest from customers, with the first collaborative project due for delivery shortly.”
Martin Charles, Managing Director of Aquatic, said: “We are renowned for our ability to slot seamlessly into customer organisations by offering reliable equipment and specialist teams to support the installation, recovery and replacement of flexibles. Our overall capability and expertise will be further enhanced by James Fisher Offshore’s equipment offering.”
“The creation of this jointly-structured project delivery team is motivated by our willingness to provide an alternative and responsive collaborative service to both our customer groups worldwide. Together, the single interface offers multi-disciplined experts to ensure the combined service is fully supported and delivered to the highest level of standards,” Charles concluded.
Edited from press release by Angharad Lock
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