AGR Petroleum Services Names Burdis Division Manager

Norway-based AGR Group announced that its AGR Petroleum Services division has promoted Ian Burdis to Division Manager for the Well Construction Management Division. The appointment is effective from May 1, 2007.

Burdis has direct accountability for the delivery of projects in the UK, West Africa and the Middle East and functional responsibility for well construction world wide. In addition he will assume the position of General Manager for the Aberdeen and London offices of AGR Petroleum Services.

Richard Erskine, Executive Vice President, AGR Petroleum Services, said: "Ian's track record and depth of experience within the industry is second to none and I look forward to working closely with him in delivering our objectives."