TEXO DSI BlOG
July 30, 2018
Texo Fabrication Sign Agreement for Port of Dundee Facility
TEXO FABRICATION SIGN AGREEMENT FOR PORT OF DUNDEE FABRICATION FACILITY
Texo Group, the integrated asset services specialist, is pleased to announce that it is to provide extensive fabrication services within the Port of Dundee after signing a long-term agreement.
The agreement will see Texo Fabrication invest and expand into a 40,000sq ft quayside, state of the art manufacturing facility and offices, operating alongside it’s onsite blasting & painting service.
This follows a number of high profile announcements for Texo Group over the last two weeks; including the Group’s launch, a further acquisition and a number of senior management appointments.
Gary Mitchelson, Managing Director, Texo Fabrication said: “This is a great day indeed for engineering and heavy fabrication in Dundee and the East Coast. Texo Fabrication benefits from both a highly skilled workforce with a long track record of success and some truly outstanding quayside facilities. Being sited directly adjacent to the existing rig berths and the newly extended Prince Charles Wharf with its heavy lift capacity, puts Texo in the perfect position to service the rig repair, decom and renewable markets.”
Gary added: “We have some very big plans indeed for Texo Fabrication and the wider Texo Group. Our facilities in Dundee will be our divisional HQ and fabrication centre of excellence, supported by a number of other strategically located fabrication facilities on the East Coast of Britain.”
Texo Fabrication offers clients a range of fabrication services for standard and bespoke requirements, with experienced in-house design and fabrication teams.
With multiple teams of highly skilled, experienced and capable fabricators and welders, it has particular expertise in projects for both onshore and offshore, including industry leading Vessel Mobilisation and De-mobilisation expertise, plus extensive experience of pipework installation for the downstream storage market.
Operating from strategic quayside locations on the East Coast of Scotland and North East of England Texo Fabrication’s facilities can manage a variety of fabrication projects including: structural, quayside and pipework fabrication, with comprehensive weld procedures for C/S, S/S, RQT and exotics.
Texo Fabrication will form a key part of the Texo Group, which has been formed to meet the demand for integrated engineering and construction services within critical infrastructure. The group represents an unprecedented offering in turnkey services to both UK and global markets, encompassing initial design, through to lifecycle management of critical assets.
Providing integrated asset services, Texo Group will become a leading Inspection, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (iEPC) specialist for multiple sectors, including: Oil & Gas, Clean Energy & Renewables, Marine, Nuclear, Telecommunications, Utilities and critical civil/Infrastructure.
With its origins in intelligent asset management and advanced inspection technologies and building on the success of this business, Texo Group is currently undergoing an extensive expansion plan to ensure commitment to its integrated iEPC ethos.
The Group is headquartered in its purpose-built facility in Westhill, Aberdeen, alongside strategically placed fabrication facilities at the Port of Dundee, Hebburn and a new, bespoke fabrication facility located at the Port of Blyth, plus overseas Drone operating bases in Nigeria, Malaysia and Brazil.
For more information about Texo Group please visit www.texo.co.uk