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Tue 10 May 2016 Wood Group Wins Iraq Contracts Worth $140 million-plus
Published: 18:00 on Tue 10 May 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has secured two new, three-year contracts, collectively valued at over $140 million, to deliver technical services and expertise to one of the world’s leading international oil companies in...
Fri 6 May 2016 Wood Group Win 3-year Shell Deal in North Sea, Retains 500 jobs
Published: 12:00 on Fri 6 May 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has been awarded a three-year contract extending its support of Shell’s eight UKCS offshore asset thus retaining more than 500 jobs.Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will continue to deliver maintenan...
Thu 5 May 2016 Wood Group Threatens Staff with Legal Proceedings Over Social Media Posts
Published: 17:30 on Thu 5 May 2016 in Oil Industry News.
The bulletin from Lesley de Jager, WGPSN Central P&O Director, was addressed to all staff in Wood Groups central region. The bulletin which Oil and Gas People found posted online says:Social media...
Sun 24 Apr 2016 Backlash Mounts in the North Sea as Offshore Workers UNITE
Published: 12:00 on Sun 24 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
The backlash is believed to have started on the Shearwater Platform on Friday. Oil and Gas People has been informed by multiple sources offshore that those employees are meeting again early next ...
Fri 22 Apr 2016 Wood Group Makes Job Cuts and Reviews Pay and Benefits of Brent Team
Published: 10:00 on Fri 22 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
The letter states that WGPSN plans to cut back its workforce and review pay and benefit terms for the remaining employees with changes coming into effect in June.In a letter to staff, the company’s Sh...
Thu 21 Apr 2016 Wood Group Wins 5-year Contract with Nexen
Published: 14:00 on Thu 21 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has been awarded a five-year contract in the UK sector of the North Sea by Nexen, valued at $150 million.Extending a contract in place since April 2010, Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will continue...
Thu 21 Apr 2016 Wood Group North Sea Contract Win Secures 190 Jobs
Published: 12:00 on Thu 21 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
The new contract is an extension to an existing contract that was signed with Nexen back in April 2010.Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will continue to deliver operations, maintenance and technical support acr...
Tue 5 Apr 2016 Wood Group Awarded North Sea Contract Extension
Published: 12:00 on Tue 5 Apr 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has been awarded a 2-year contract extending its service provision for TAQA in the North Sea. Under the contract, which has the option of three, 1-year extensions, Wood Group PSN will conti...
Fri 19 Feb 2016 Wood Group Slash UK Contractor Rates
Published: 12:00 on Fri 19 Feb 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) on Friday announced plans to reduce the rates paid to approximately a third of its UK-based limited company contractors by an average of 9 per cent, in line with competitive mar...
Tue 9 Feb 2016 Wood Group Win Chevron North Sea Contract Extension
Published: 12:00 on Tue 9 Feb 2016 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has secured an extension to continue to support Chevron Upstream Europe across four offshore assets in the North Sea.Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will deliver operations and maintenance services ...
Thu 26 Nov 2015 Wood Group Wins $90 million Contract in Iraq
Published: 12:00 on Thu 26 Nov 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has won a new contract worth approximately $90 million to deliver services to one of the world's leading blue-chip international oil companies (IOC) in Iraq. Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will...
Thu 29 Oct 2015 Wood Group Wins New Global Subsea Contract with BP
Published: 13:00 on Thu 29 Oct 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has secured a new multi-million dollar contract to provide engineering services to BP's existing subsea infrastructure in the Gulf of Mexico, UK and Norwegian continental shelves and of...
Tue 20 Oct 2015 Wood Group wins $31m U.S. Contract
Published: 17:00 on Tue 20 Oct 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has been awarded a $31-million contract by Carbon Creek Energy on their coalbed methane asset in the Powder River basin in Wyoming.Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will deliver operations management ...
Tue 18 Aug 2015 Wood Group Wins Major Shell Contract
Published: 10:00 on Tue 18 Aug 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has received a letter of award for a new five year, US$ multi-million contract with Shell, to provide services to four onshore oil fields in Gabon. Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will deliver integ...
Thu 25 Jun 2015 Wood Group Wins $250 million North Sea CATS Deal
Published: 12:00 on Thu 25 Jun 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has entered into a $250 million agreement with Antin Infrastructure Partners (Antin IP) to provide operating services for the Central Area Transmission System (also known as CATS) in the No...
Wed 13 May 2015 Massy Wood Group Wins $250 million BP Contract
Published: 14:00 on Wed 13 May 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Massy Wood Group has been awarded a five year contract, with a potential value of up to $250 million, by BP to provide services to its operations in Trinidad & Tobago.The company, which is jointly...
Fri 1 May 2015 Marginal Field Consortium: Apollo In, Wood Group Out
Published: 10:00 on Fri 1 May 2015 in Oil Industry News.
ABT Oil and Gas Ltd. (‘ABTOG’), Enegi Oil’s joint venture with ABTechnology Ltd, has signed a collaboration agreement with Apollo Offshore Engineering Ltd. who will join the Marginal Field Delivery Co...
Mon 27 Apr 2015 Wood Group PSN Warn Staff Jobs Over Job Cuts
Published: 19:00 on Mon 27 Apr 2015 in Oil Industry News.
A leading oil firm has warned 390 staff their jobs are at risk.Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has entered a consultation with 380 employees, with up to 80 expected to lose their jobs. Twelve staff at sister-c...
Tue 14 Apr 2015 Wood Group PSN Win North Sea Contract from EnQuest
Published: 09:00 on Tue 14 Apr 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group PSN has been awarded a new five year contract from EnQuest to provide engineering, design, construction, procurement and commissioning services to the Thistle, Heather and Northern Producer...
Tue 31 Mar 2015 Wood Group nets Total North Sea Deal
Published: 09:00 on Tue 31 Mar 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group has been awarded a five year, multi-million contract by Total, which includes the option for two, one year extensions.Under the contract Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will deliver engineering, pro...
Tue 17 Feb 2015 Wood Group Profit Increase as Costs Cut by £20m for 2015
Published: 13:00 on Tue 17 Feb 2015 in Oil Industry News.
Aberdeen-based group said it will also “apply tougher filters” when looking to make “value adding acquisitions” in response to low oil pricesEnergy services giant Wood Group plans to cut spending by $...
Wed 17 Dec 2014 WGPSN Cut Contractor Rates
Published: 00:00 on Wed 17 Dec 2014 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group PSN announced today that they will cut UK-based contractors pay rates by 10% as of 31st of January 2015.This is in addition to a 10% contractor pay reduction which came into effect on the 1...
Tue 7 May 2013 Iraq contract success for Wood Group-CCC
Published: 00:00 on Tue 7 May 2013 in Oil Industry News.
Shell Iraq Petroleum (Shell) has awarded a commissioning services contract to Wood Group-CCC (WGCCC), a company equally owned by Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) and Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), prov...
Wed 10 Apr 2013 Wood Group PSN extends North Sea contract with TOTAL
Published: 00:00 on Wed 10 Apr 2013 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has secured a significant two year North Sea contract extension with TOTAL E&P UK Ltd (TOTAL). Based on historical turnover, the award is anticipated to be valued at USD $15...
Tue 13 Nov 2012 Wood Group PSN expands in Middle East with Iraq contract
Published: 00:00 on Tue 13 Nov 2012 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has been awarded a contract by DNO Middle East to provide engineering and project support services to the Tawke field, in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. The contract marks WGPSN’...
Thu 1 Dec 2011 Wood Group Kianda launch in Angola and BP contract award
Published: 00:00 on Thu 1 Dec 2011 in Oil Industry News.
Wood Group Kianda, a joint venture involving Amílcar Nascimento, Wood Group's Angolan business partner, and Wood Group will officially be launched in Luanda, Angola today. Sister Wood Group...
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