Acquisition strengthens Citec’s offshore capabilities

Citec is to acquire French oil & gas engineering consultancy Akilea Engineering, a designer of offshore platforms, oil refineries, pipelines and power plants.

The company’s service offering includes engineering, procurement, construction and project management. 

Founded in 2008, the Paris, France based company employs 50 professionals and has an annual turnover of approximately €5m.

Akilea has a customer base consisting of international companies including Technip, Saipem, Foster Wheeler, Jacobs, Total France, EDF and Alstom.