AMC Engineering to open Texas office

Findon, Aberdeenshire-based engineering company AMC is to launch a £150,000 project to open a base in Houston, Texas, creating up to 10 jobs on both sides of the Atlantic.

The company has also announced its recent completion of the manufacture of the world’s largest Fully Rotational Torque unit, in a project worth more than £600,000.

The latest unit will make up and break out premium threaded connections and drill pipe from 2 6/8 to 48in diameter up to torques of 100,000ft/lbs.