Posted on 21.11.2009 - 10:20 EST in ACQUISITION/MERGER NEWS by jamesmc
Unique Maritime Group has officially opened a new base in Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, bolstering plans for accelerated global expansion. The group provides a range of specialist products and services to the oil, gas and maritime industries with their latest development, Unique System (UK), strengthening the group’s capability to support operations in the North Sea and worldwide.
Six employees have recently been appointed by Unique Maritime Group FZC to oversee and initiate progression in the North Sea market, with further job opportunities projected in the near future. Extensive plans for growth are expected to be fulfilled as significant acquisition possibilities are explored.
Ray Hughes, Group Managing Director, said that rapid growth was required to enhance customer support and to meet the demands of the offshore and maritime industries. Hughes added, ‘we are optimistic that the market will remain stable and that we will be able to prosper in the competitive North Sea subsea market. The opening of the new base in Aberdeen is proof that opportunities still exist for businesses looking to expand’.
Unique System (UK) provides clients with full product and service packages, including design and manufacture, diving supplies and plant maintenance. The Group’s all-encompassing range of products and services has cost efficiency benefits for customers whilst the unique geographical spread adds new knowledge and experience. Unique Maritime has bases in Singapore, Houston, Cape Town and Dubai and is headquartered in Sharjah (UAE) allowing equipment to be deployed promptly.
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Unique Maritime Group of Companies (www.uniquegroup.com) offers a wide array of integrated services to support operations in offshore industries such as hydrographic survey, offshore construction, ports, marine transportation and offshore work vessels, oceanographic, environmental, non-destructive testing, ROV, diving and onshore, to pipeline petrochemical, construction and shipyard industries.
A Unique Network - services are made possible through an umbrella of companies - Unique System, Unique Water Jetting Services, Unique Wellube, and Unique Computer Systems - with each unit having over 20 years of both specialised and varied industry experience and with operations throughout the Middle East, India, Southeast Asia and the United States.