KBR Forms Strategic Alliance With Turbine Market Leader

KBR Production Services has formed a strategic alliance with Solar Turbines Incorporated to serve the global oil and gas market with an enhanced portfolio of services in offshore and onshore asset management and operations and maintenance.

Production Services is a global market leader capable of delivering the complete range of support services to oil and gas exploration and production customers. With extensive experience of successfully managing and executing major projects, the company is constantly developing new tools and techniques to meet and exceed the needs of customers. Production Services is currently active on major projects in over 21 countries including the UK and US.

Building on the successful business relationship already developed between the two companies, the Alliance is a recognition of the mutual benefits achievable in forming a strategic working relationship to support, develop and grow a combined involvement in global operations and maintenance contracts.

The Alliance combines the asset and maintenance management expertise of KBR Production Services group with Solar Turbines' comprehensive machinery management and servicing capabilities. Solar Turbines is to be KBR Production Services' preferred supplier with regards to supply and maintenance of Solar gas turbines and compressors to oil and gas industry customers around the world.

"Both Production Services and Solar Turbines are market leaders in their respective fields of operation and enjoy an excellent reputation," says Tadg Slattery, KBR Production Services Vice President. "This working relationship will offer our customers a substantially enhanced service. Solar has a culture of continuous improvement with a clear focus on customer satisfaction which is a good match with our own business ethos."