Air Products has increased its investment in its North Sea oil and gas services to more than £7m as part of plans to improve global supply and service.
The investment will upgrade Air Products's North Sea facility to offer diving gases such as Heliox and diving oxygen, as well as gases used in subsea engineering and other offshore applications.
The group has also upgraded its
The site will also be used to produce nitrogen for use in leak detection, pressure testing, purging and hydraulic systems applications in addition to gas mixtures for offshore construction.
Gary Homewood, Air Products’s business manager for offshore Europe and
‘Having extended our services and increased our capacity at
Homewood continued: ‘The North Sea is a mature marketplace with an established offshore industry, including many of the world’s leading oil and gas companies as well as a host of highly experienced operators. Where better to invest in a supply facility, offering total gas solutions on a global basis, backed by the highest standards of service and quality.’