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  • 3 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Remotely operated vehicle service provider ROVOP has bolstered its US team after winning contracts worth around $19 million (£15 million) including a two-year deal with an undisclosed Houston-based company. Euan Tait has been appointed as president of the company’s US operations, ROVOP Inc, while Katarina Tehlirian takes up the post of VP business development. Both […]

  • 2 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    ROVOP, an independent subsea Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) services provider, has established a Western Hemisphere headquarters and support base in Houston as well as appointed three ROV industry professionals to lead the business.  Scott Wagner, Brett “Gonzo” Eychner and Wayne Betts bring a combined total of more than 100 years’ global experience in the ROV […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Subsea specialist ROVOP has revealed that it is investing more than £4 million in a new purpose-built headquarters (HQ) including training facilities, a full ROV underwater test facility and an internal 40-tonne overhead crane. The new facility at Aberdeenshire’s Westhill area – known as the subsea industry’s SURF City – will also bring the company’s […]

  • 4 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The UK Secretary of State for energy and climate change has hailed subsea services company ROVOP as ‘a leading specialist in its field’ and one which is ensuring that the country remains at the global vanguard of the energy industry. The Rt Hon Ed Davey was speaking as ROVOP announced that it had further bolstered […]

  • 19 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    UK-based ROVOP, a provider of underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), has appointed a new non-executive director.

  • 3 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Subsea specialist ROVOP has expanded its fleet of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) by taking delivery of four new hydraulic work class systems with a further four new ROVs expected later in the year. The company has invested $20million (over £12 million) in the four hydraulic Schilling HD work class ROVs, which were delivered during January, […]

  • 5 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    ROVOP has appointed Lee Wilson to the newly created role of head of Technology. Lee will establish a detailed vision for ROVOP and lead the company’s technology development in line with key client drivers such as cost optimization, digital transformation and enhanced HSEQ performance. He will also oversee all business applications and IT aspects of […]

  • 10 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Subsea robotics specialist ROVOP has added full in-house inspection to portfolio of its underwater technologies services. With a fleet of 51 ROVs including work class, light work class and observation class, ROVOP now has the ability to provide preparation of inspection procedures, project execution offshore, reporting and inspection and asset integrity data management. The new […]

  • 7 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rapidly-growing subsea specialist ROVOP has been recognised for its remarkable achievements in offshore renewables by winning the Business Growth award at Scottish Green Energy Awards. Within just 18 months of its inception, ROVOP has fast become a leading industry player after successfully carving out a niche for itself as an independent company that is 100% […]

  • 22 May 2019
    Authorities & Government, Technology

    ROVOP, the global subsea robotics specialist, has announced its expansion into mainland Europe with the appointment of Job Biersteker as business development manager in its new facility located in Rotterdam. The new Rotterdam office should provide support to mainland Europe based clients to further strengthen ROVOP’s position in the market. Biersteker said: “I am delighted […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Aberdeen-based ROV services provider, ROVOP, has appointed new commercial director to its senior executive team and Board. Euan Tait joins ROVOP from professional services firm KPMG LLP having spent his career in a variety of roles within corporate finance and oil and gas companies. Steven Gray, ROVOP CEO, said: “Euan brings more than 10 years of […]

  • 4 March 2013

    The UK Secretary of State for energy and climate change has hailed subsea services company ROVOP as ‘a leading specialist in its field’ and one which is ensuring that the country remains at the global vanguard of the energy industry. The Rt Hon Ed Davey was speaking as ROVOP announced that it had further bolstered […]

  • 16 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    ROVOP has revealed more than £2.5 million worth of new contract wins in the last month from its Aberdeen and Houston offices across the oil, gas and offshore wind markets. Work scopes for the projects, extending into Q3 2016, include Inspection, Repair and Maintenance (IRM) on several major North Sea operators’ platforms, pipeline route survey […]

  • 24 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Fergus Ewing, Minister for Business, Energy & Tourism, visited ROVOP as the company welcomed guests and new investment partner Business Growth Fund (BGF) to the new facility. The investment from BGF will be used to fuel ROVOP’s growth following its recent international expansion with a Western Hemisphere headquarters in Houston, Texas, the company noted. In […]

  • 21 August 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    ROVOP has recently joined the ORCA (Offshore Robotics for Certification of Assets) Hub offshore robotics, artificial intelligence and autonomous systems development programme. The ORCA Hub is a consortium of five universities – Heriot-Watt University, University of Edinburgh, University of Liverpool, University of Oxford and Imperial College London – that are working together to develop highly […]

  • 7 December 2012

    Rapidly-growing subsea specialist ROVOP has been recognised for its remarkable achievements in offshore renewables by winning the Business Growth award at the Scottish Green Energy Awards. Within just 18 months of its inception, ROVOP has fast become a leading industry player after successfully carving out a niche for itself as an independent company that is […]

  • 25 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Fast-growing energy company ROVOP has won a top industry accolade after being named Promising New Business at 2012 Grampian Awards for Business Enterprise awards ceremony on Thursday, June 21. Within just a year of its inception, ROVOP has successfully carved out a niche for itself as an independent company providing specialist, rapid response ROV solutions […]

  • 12 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    ROVOP, a provider of underwater remotely operated vehicles, has expanded in the Middle East with a new base in the region.

  • 9 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Aberdeen-based ROVOP has secured new multi-million-pound investment from its shareholders Blue Water Energy and BGF. The investment secures ROVOP’s long-term future and ensures the company can continue to provide its services. In addition to the investment, ROVOP has appointed a new senior management team. David Lamont is stepping down as CEO, with Neil Potter stepping […]

  • 11 October 2013

    Subsea specialist ROVOP has appointed a finance director to further strengthen the company’s position for future growth. Alan Shanks takes up the post and also joins ROVOP’s Board of directors, bringing extensive experience in successfully facilitating and managing strategic business expansion from a financial perspective. Previously financial director for subsea oil and gas group, Harkand […]

  • 22 October 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    ROVOP, the independent provider of underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs), has purchased the entire fleet of 28 ROV systems from M2 Subsea. The fleet expansion will enable ROVOP to better support customer operations in the future by strengthening deployment capabilities across the world, with a particular focus on Latin America, Africa, Middle East and Asia, the […]

  • 22 March 2013

    Fast-growing subsea specialist ROVOP has won a hat-trick of awards in less than a year after being named Great Small Company at last night’s SPE Offshore Achievement Awards.  The Offshore Achievement Awards recognise exceptional business growth, innovation, safety breakthroughs and collaborative efforts, all of which contribute to ensuring that the UK remains at the forefront […]