Statoil designates Petrofac UK offshore training provider

Offshore staff

ABERDEEN, UK – Statoil (UK) has appointed Petrofac Training Services as its preferred supplier for training and emergency response services for the operator’s UK offshore operations.

Under the new five-year contract, Petrofac will provide HSE, survival, fire and marine training services to support Statoil personnel working on the Mariner field in the East Shetland basin and the North Sea wind power projects, Hywind and Dudgeon.

One special feature of the contract will be a training and support program for Statoil’s Incident Management and wider emergency response teams, ensuring preparedness ahead of any potential incident scenario.

This will include the delivery of major emergency response training, emergency response exercises, relative response training, and reviewing of plans.


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