Verisk Analytics Inc. (Nasdaq: VRSK) has acquired Infield Systems Ltd., an independent provider of business intelligence, analysis, and research to the oil, gas, and associated marine industries. Infield Systems will become part of Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk Analytics business, and will provide services to enhance Wood Mackenzie’s upstream and supply chain capabilities.
Stephen Halliday, CEO of Wood Mackenzie, said that the acquisition of Infield Systems “will help transform our analysis of the upstream supply chain and complement our modeling capabilities. Our clients will benefit from a more robust and integrated offering made possible by combining the analytical strength and proprietary databases of Infield Systems and Wood Mackenzie.”
Servicing clients in more than 40 countries, Infield Systems is an energy research and analysis firm that provides information, databases, research, market forecasts, mapping, commercial market due diligence, transaction support, business strategy, analysis, and intelligence to the global offshore oil, gas, renewable energy, and associated marine industries.