TSMarine Appoints Operations Manager for Europe, Africa Regions

Offshore support specialist TSMarine (Contracting) Ltd has further strengthened its management team with the appointment of Tim Martin as Operations Manager for Europe and Africa.

Tim will be responsible for overseeing all projects in these regions and will be based at the company's headquarters in Aberdeen.

The specialist marine and subsea operations support services provider was recently boosted by a major UK53million ($104m) investment by 3i and ABN AMRO Merchant Banking, two of Europe's leading investors.

TSMarine operates in the niche subsea rigless intervention and renewable energy markets.

Tim brings 13 years experience of delivering complex subsea and topsides projects, primarily in the North Sea and West Africa regions, for major subsea contractors and Operators.

He joins TSMarine from Talisman Energy, where he was employed as Project Manager and enjoyed significant success in delivering a variety of challenging projects over the past three years.

Tim Martin said: "It is a pleasure to join TSMarine at such a pivotal time in the company's growth. With the first well intervention package close to being complete and the injection of new equity into the company, I am looking forward to the challenges ahead and being part of the success story that is TSMarine."

Welcoming Tim to the team, Alasdair Cowie, CEO of TSMarine, added: "We are delighted to have appointed Tim as Operations Manager and are confident he will do an excellent job in helping TSMarine to continue to capitalise on its strong market position."