Mearsk & Andrew Palmer Associates (Penspen) Sign Three Year Subsea Design Agreement
24 January 2011Maersk Oil North Sea UK Limited (Maersk Oil) has selected Andrew Palmer & Associates, part of The Penspen Group, to act as its primary provider of subsea design services over the next three years. As part of a comprehensive framework agreement signed recently, Andrew Palmer & Associates will provide Concept Studies, FEED and Detailed Design of Subsea Infrastructure and Pipelines for both new and existing developments.
Penspen’s success in securing this contract could create up to an additional 10 positions in their Aberdeen office, and, depending on project approvals, have a value of £3 - 5 million.
The agreement will last for an initial three years with options for two 1 year extensions.
Penspen’s Director of Offshore, Ernie Lamza said:
“We are delighted to formalise our longstanding relationship with Maersk Oil in this way and look forward to providing a high quality wide-ranging service over the coming years to satisfy Maersk Oil’s pipelines and subsea facility design requirements.”