UK: Acteon Appoints New President of OIS

Offshore Installation Services (OIS) Ltd, an Acteon company, has appointed Jeremy Punnett to global president. He will be based in Aberdeen, UK, at Acteon’s Tern Place facility.

Punnett joins OIS from Bibby Offshore where he oversaw business planning and strategic development. He will be responsible for continuing the evolution of OIS’s successful project management and specialist installation services.

Bernhard Bruggaier, Acteon executive vice president, said, “We are seeing increasing client demand for specialist installation and project management capabilities to support the services of the collective Acteon group companies. The appointment of Jeremy as president will continue to build OIS’s ability to meet this need. Naturally, we are pleased to welcome Jeremy into the group at what looks to be an exciting time for OIS.”

In recent years, OIS has helped Acteon companies in installing conductor-supported structures and has project managed joint-operator well abandonment campaigns using the suspended well abandonment tool (SWAT®) – a proprietary Acteon group technology that won the Petroleum Institute’s Platinum Award.

Offshore Installation Services (OIS), an Acteon company, brings a specialist combination of expertise and capabilities to light construction, installation and decommissioning projects associated with the offshore oil and gas industry. OIS develops innovative project execution strategies and integrates skills, along with products and services from other Acteon companies, to benefit client’s projects.

Acteon provides the international offshore oil industry with specialised engineering services focused on linking subsea services. Acteon companies are 2H Offshore, Aquatic, CAPE Group Ltd, Claxton, Conductor Installation Services Ltd (CIS), Fluke Engenharia Ltda, InterAct, InterMoor, Large Diameter Drilling (LDD), MENCK GmbH, Mirage Machines Ltd, NCS Survey, Offshore Installation Services (OIS), Pulse Structural Monitoring, Seatronics Ltd, Subsea Riser Products (SRP) and TEAM Energy Resources Ltd.

Subsea World News Staff , March 02, 2012;  Image: OIS