Swire Oilfield Services is expanding further into Southeast Asia with the development of three new operational yards and the addition of new rental equipment to its fleet.
Swire Oilfield Services, a leading global supplier of cargo carrying solutions, modular systems, offshore aviation services and fluid management, is the largest supplier of DNV certified cargo carrying units in the Southeast Asia market.
The company’s expansion plans for Southeast Asia involve an investment of more than $10 million USD, and include expansion of its cargo carrying unit rental fleet and development of its operating bases in Myanmar, Malaysia and Thailand. Due to be completed by the end of the first quarter 2014, the development is expected to generate additional employment in the local areas.
According to Troy Brice, Director and Regional General Manager Asia Pacific, the announcement follows a successful 2013 for the team in Southeast Asia resulting in multiple long-term contract wins with multinational customers, increase in workforce, and their service capability leading to greater recognition across the industry.
Mr Brice reiterated the company’s commitment to continue to provide their customers with the highest quality, innovative products and services delivered through engineering design and safe operability, skilled customer service and collaboration with logistic base partners.
He explains that their team reinforced this commitment in 2013 by achieving ISO22301 Business Continuity Management certification, as well as 1000 days lost time incident (LTI) free across the Asia Pacific region.
Swire Oilfield Services will continue to demonstrate their commitment to the region with the opening of the new facilities, a major expansion of their equipment fleet as well as the introduction of innovative products and services to the market.