Downhole technology developer and manufacturer Omega Well Intervention and global well intervention company Wellpro Group, have announced a strategic alliance to deliver downhole tools to the Middle East and North African (MENA) market, led by senior management teams with decades of well intervention expertise.
The agreement will see Wellpro Group managing the deployment of Omega Well Intervention products through their extensive network across the region, a move which will go along side significant investment in all MENA facilities.
Omega Well Intervention, which has over 23 years of experience developing and manufacturing downhole tools, will provide access to an engineering design team as well as manufacturing capabilities and test facilities for product development.
Wellpro Group, who already deliver a comprehensive portfolio of thru tubing and inflatable packer products to the international oil and gas market, will provide technical engineering support combined with wellsite personnel responsible for flawless service delivery.
Brian Garden, Managing Director of Omega Well Intervention says, “As part of Omega growth strategy, collaboration with Wellpro Group within the Middle East enhances the ability of both companies to offer a more comprehensive product range within the well intervention business space. This collaboration will ensure that we deliver quality products alongside first-class service.”
Jim Thomson, CEO of Wellpro Group adds, “this agreement which covers the Middle East and North Africa, gives us the opportunity to deliver a more complete well intervention package to the region. In these challenging times, our clients are increasingly looking for ways to reduce costs and make operational efficiencies. Through this alliance we are now able to offer them a wider range of products from a single source.”
Omega Well Intervention, with its extensive experience, is widely recognised as the market leader in well intervention tool design and manufacture. Employing over forty members of staff it is headquartered in Aberdeen, with additional facilities in Norway and Malaysia.
Wellpro Group has grown significantly since its formation in February 2018, establishing itself as a leading international thru tubing provider, employing over thirty members of staff across the world, with expectations of continued growth throughout 2021 and beyond. The company is also headquartered in Aberdeen and has facilities in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kurdistan, Malaysia and Thailand.