Petrofac Opens Training Center in Houston

Petrofac, the international oil & gas facilities service provider, announces the opening of its new training center in Houston to be operated by its training arm, Petrofac Training.

The facility is equipped to meet the health & safety and emergency response training needs of the oil & gas industry in Houston as well as servicing other industries within the energy sector.

The center boasts a state-of-the–art critical incident management training simulator, fully equipped with IT and audio-visual capabilities to recreate emergency scenarios to train managers and their teams to deal with emergency situations. A range of courses is available at the center to adequately prepare individuals and organizations for major emergencies.

Leigh Howarth, managing director, Petrofac Training, said: "I am delighted about our new training facility and I am confident that the facilities on offer here will be valuable to the companies operating in Houston. We are in a position to offer competency based training and tailored managed solutions to our customers and deliver these to a very high standard."