Wood Group Sets Up Shop in Rio de Janeiro

Wood Group has opened a new office in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This new office will provide a broad range of Wood Group's services and products, including operations & maintenance, commissioning, and other technical services, to the Brazilian market.

"Most of oil & gas companies operating in Brazil have offices in Rio de Janeiro," explained Alexandre Quadrado, Wood Group's country manager for Brazil. "This new office will allow us to be closer to them, providing a quicker response than from our operational base in Macae."

The office is located in Barra de Tijuca, a growing area of Rio de Janeiro where many oil and gas operating companies and service companies are located.