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2014-04-15 04:20:20

HOUSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group has acquired Cape Software ("Cape"), a Texas provider of simulation software and services for operator training and logic validation for SCADA and DCS industrial control systems used by the oil & gas and other process-based industries. Cape will become part of the MSi Kenny Products business within Wood Group Kenny. Cape's revenue for the year to December 31, 2013 was around $5 million. Cape's VP Link® software product, used to...

2014-04-01 04:20:27

HOUSTON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Wood Group has acquired Sunstone Projects Ltd. ("Sunstone") of Calgary, Alberta, Canada for C$14.5 million. Sunstone is a pipeline consulting company providing engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services to clients in the Canadian oil & gas industry. Sunstone generated sales of approximately C$21 million in 2013 and employs approximately 70 people. Sunstone will be rebranded as Wood Group Mustang and operate within...

2014-03-19 08:22:44

HOUSTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group has opened a 16,000 square foot training facility in Kenedy, Texas, where educational programs for Eagle Ford shale workers will focus on health, safety, and environment (HSE) and technical competency. The center includes a 300-person capacity training room, an instrumentation and electrical (I&E) lab, a computer-based training (CBT) lab, and a board room. The facility also has an outside pad with a tank battery and an area...

2014-02-13 08:24:53

HOUSTON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has secured a contract to perform a major inspection of an ABB Type 11N gas turbine at a combined cycle plant in Orlando, Florida. The contract scope includes provision of labor and site supervision for disassembling, cleaning and inspecting critical turbine components; fitting of new replacement parts; and recommissioning of the gas turbine and related equipment. The plant maintenance supervisor said, "Wood Group GTS has a great...

2014-01-23 04:20:19

Contract follows completion of $5M field services inspection project HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has been awarded a long-term contract by Rockland Capital to provide maintenance services for two GE Frame 7EA gas turbines at the company's 225MW Eagle Point Power Generation facility in Westville, New Jersey. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130305/MM71988LOGO) Wood Group GTS' solution will provide Eagle Point with parts, repairs, field services,...

2013-12-18 04:20:06

HOUSTON, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has appointed two new presidents to lead its Americas business. Mitch Fralick and John Glithero have taken up co-presidency of the company's largest region from Derek Blackwood, who is retiring. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131218/DA35156-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131218/DA35156-b) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130523/DA19376LOGO) Responsible for WGPSN's regional...

2013-12-16 12:21:09

HOUSTON, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has appointed Mike Fisher to the new position of president of its US oil, gas & industrial services (OGIS) business. The Houston-based business provides maintenance, repair and overhaul for Solar® Mars®, Saturn® 10, Centaur® 40, Centaur 50 and Taurus(TM) 60 gas turbines, which are used primarily by the oil & gas industry. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131216/DA33894) (Logo:...

2013-12-13 08:26:48

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC ("DCF") acted as exclusive financial advisor to Wyoming-based Elkhorn Holdings, Inc. ("Elkhorn"), a leading employee-owned, turnkey provider of infrastructure construction and maintenance services to high-growth U.S. energy sectors, in its sale to Wood Group, an international energy services company. The acquisition closed on December 9, 2013, following receipt of anti-trust approval from the U.S. Federal...

2013-12-05 04:20:22

HOUSTON, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has been awarded a six-year contract to provide maintenance services for a GE Frame 7EA gas turbine at a manufacturing facility in Texas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130305/MM71988LOGO) Wood Group GTS' maintenance management solution for this contract features all major maintenance services, including parts, repairs, field services, and the installation of monitoring and diagnostics technology to provide...

2013-11-11 04:20:36

HOUSTON, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group has agreed to acquire Elkhorn Holdings Inc. ("Elkhorn"), a Wyoming-based provider of construction services for midstream oil & gas facilities in the US shale market. Elkhorn provides infrastructure-related services such as pipeline and facility maintenance, instrumentation and electrical, civil and mechanical construction, and fabrication to oil & gas and petrochemical companies. Elkhorn, which generated sales of...