OEM Group reinforces its position in the UAE with a seven-figure contract win in partnership with Sigma Engineering Works

Source: press release, 21 February 2022

Barry Park, OEM Group Managing Director, and Olaf Grimm, Sigma General Engineering Works Manager
Barry Park, OEM Group Managing Director, and Olaf Grimm, Sigma General Engineering Works Manager (photos: OEM/SEW)

Oilfield service company OEM Group (OEM), in partnership with Sigma Engineering Works LLC (SEW), has secured it’s second seven-figure contract with the largest oil and gas producer in the UAE, bolstering its track record in the Middle East market.

The 5-year contract will see OEM provide services, including inspection, repair, corrective and preventative maintenance, supply of spare parts for diesel engines and diesel driven equipment. The work will be carried out on a number of offshore drilling platforms in Abu Dhabi as well as the surrounding islands.

OEM, which will celebrate its tenth year in business later this year has been servicing the oil and gas, marine and renewables sector in engine and generator repairs, servicing and testing since its inception and has built up an impressive track record globally. In the last year the company has experienced an exceptional increase in work in the Middle East with multiple contract wins with major contractors and new partnerships.

OEM’s partner in the region, Abu Dhabi-based Sigma Engineering Works, is an expert in providing excellent in-house services including testing, fabrication, and refurbishment. Its facility is one of the largest in the region, situated on more than 22,000 m2 of land and a workshop area of around 15 m2.

Founder and Managing Director of OEM, Barry Park, says, “The Middle East market has remained a strong focus for the group and this contract award is a superb addition to the group’s growing track record in the region, as we continue to increase our market share. Work has remained steady since our commitment to invest in the region back in 2020. We are committed to an ongoing investment in our local capabilities to drive our growth strategy, with expansion plans into Qatar and Saudi Arabia in a near future in partnership with SEW (a Mazrui Energy Services company).”

Olaf Grimm, General Manager at Sigma, adds, “We are excited and proud to announce this significant award in the energy sector. This contract partnership will unify the technical expertise of both SEW and OEM in fulfilling an efficient delivery of services towards a trusted and successful collaboration. We, at Sigma Engineering, will continue to magnify our high-level portfolio as we aim for a larger demographic to step-up and grow strategically.”