Posted on 05.10.2009 - 09:00 UTC in ACQUISITION/MERGER NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
Fugro has completed the acquisition of General Robotics Limited (GRL), a privately owned business engaged in simulation and visualisation of the underwater work space.
GRL is a leading provider of high performance dynamic simulation and visualisation software for the offshore oil and gas industry and has been a niche supplier to Fugro's Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) operations for the past 3 years.
GRL employees 12 people and is based in Milton Keynes, UK. All management and staff will remain with the Company as Fugro plans to develop and expand the technologies of GRL to further enhance the level of services.
GRL will be renamed Fugro GRL and will be a part of the Subsea Services Business Line.