SKN Scores Major Contract with Talisman

SKN Electrical Services (SKN) has secured a multimillion pound contract with Talisman Energy (UK) Limited to oversee the safety standards of electrical and instrumentation equipment on its North Sea assets.


The contract will run for five years, with SKN providing trained personnel to carry out installation, commissioning, maintenance, inspection, decommissioning and integrity assurance services for ex certified electrical and instrumentation equipment.


Comprehensive onshore management support will also be provided to back up Talisman's offshore teams working on all of its North Sea assets.


Stephen Vanderdeyl, project manager at SKN, said, "We are delighted that SKN has been given the opportunity to work on such a significant venture.


"A fundamental focus of our business is building and maintaining good relationships with clients. Having worked with Talisman previously on a number of work scopes, we are pleased that our ability to provide skilled personnel trained to international standards, and our commitment to delivering quality services has been recognized.


"During the past twelve months SKN has grown substantially both in terms of turnover and staff figures, meaning that we can continue to improve our services to clients and increase our capacity to work on large-scale projects. Our reputation as a competent provider of skilled personnel is becoming more widely known throughout the industry as we continue to secure contracts with some of the key operators in the market."