Spiral Services announces key appointment to support global cross-industry strategy

Source: press release, 17 May 2022

John Skinner, Spiral Services Workshop Manager
John Skinner, Spiral Services Workshop Manager (photo: Spiral Services)

Cross-industry solutions provider, Spiral Services has announced the appointment of John Skinner as Workshop Manager as it continues its growth in the engineering, manufacturing, and fabrication fields.

Specialising in refurbishment, general fabrication, installation and maintenance operations, Spiral Services’ cross-industry approach allows for a tailored service to clients. Working globally, in the last year the company has shown great resilience within a competitive market and has been supplying equipment as far as Africa, UAE and East Asia whilst Europe remains at the hub of its largest customer base.

With an extensive engineering and fabrication background, John brings more than 40 years of experience spending time with James Fisher Offshore, Rotech Fabrication and latterly at Whittaker Engineering of Stonehaven.

John will play a pivotal part in continuing the growth of the company across the oil and energy sector as well as its transition into new markets including military, aerospace, mining and food and beverage. His responsibilities will include the handling of day-to-day operations, managing the progression of workshop projects and supporting clients internationally.

Commenting on his appointment, Skinner says, “I am joining a well-established team here at Spiral and delighted to be welcomed on board as part of the team. With my background in engineering and fabrication I am eager to make my mark. I am looking forward to using my experience to support Spiral Services expand its service offering and continue its growth internationally.”

Neil Thomson, Spiral Services’ CEO, adds, “John’s wealth of knowledge and experience in the engineering industry makes him an invaluable asset to the team. His sharp focus and determination sets high standards throughout the workshop ensuring our projects are completed on time and to the utmost standard. As our international footprint grows and our service offering expands, I am certain John will play a pivotal role in the future of our company.”