Peritus Taps New Director to Head FPSO Projects

Peritus International strengthened its Management Team with the appointment of Thyl Kint as Global Director Floating Systems and Asia Pacific Field Developments.

His experience to date includes several FPSO projects, some of the deepest water fixed platform developments in the Gulf of Mexico and Stybarrow, the deepest water development ever delivered in Australian waters. Mr. Kint has previously worked in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia for some of the oil and gas industry's biggest players including Shell, BP, BHP, Kerr McGee, BW Offshore and Spitfire Oil. He also spent several years managing his own successful oil and gas engineering consultancy and a deepwater R&D group.

"Thyl joining our team is a great outcome for Peritus," said Steve Hindmarsh, Peritus CEO. "His breadth of offshore experience aligns well with the Peritus mission to offer floating systems and field development expertise to its clients. Thyl will add a new dimension to Peritus because of his significant experience in working for both Operators and as a Consultant."

Mr. Kint holds a Masters Degree in ocean engineering and business from the University of California at Berkeley and will now be based out of Peritus. Asia Pacific office in Perth, Western Australia but will have a global role within the company.