Wild Well Control announces Montrose Facility expansion

Source: press release, 17 January 2019

WellCONTAINED™ subsea capping stack
WellCONTAINED™ subsea capping stack (photo: Wild Well)

Wild Well Control (Wild Well), a Superior Energy Services company and the global provider of well control and engineering services, has announced the expansion of its Montrose facility at South Ferryden, UK.

Wild Well, provider of well control response, subsea and well control engineering, and training services, maintains the WellCONTAINED™ subsea containment system at Montrose Port. The WellCONTAINED™ system provides the most comprehensive package of subsea emergency response services in the industry. The equipment is staged in a ready-to-deploy state and includes full subsea well intervention systems, including a subsea capping stack, debris removal shears, hardware kits for the subsea application of dispersant and inhibition fluids and other ancillary equipment.

Barry Moir, UK managing director, Wild Well, says, “This facility investment reflects our long-term commitment to support our clients by providing the best-in-class response to a subsea capping and containment incident. Our highly qualified emergency response well control and subsea engineering personnel deliver innovative solutions in a timely manner and our commitment to the existing warehouse and extension build-out will provide an optimum working environment for our WellCONTAINED™ service line, which will be central to our continued success.”

“We are very pleased to be working with the Montrose Port Authority on this exciting development. We look forward to building on our excellent working relationships held with all stakeholders and the community at-large through our commitment to the region,” adds Moir.