Aberdeenshire based engineering firm, Brimmond Group, have recently enjoyed a successful three days exhibiting at Subsea Expo at the AECC in Aberdeen. The show was used as a platform to promote Brimmond Groups growing rental fleet and overall service provisions including:
Umbilical Reelers and Spooling Winches
Hydraulic Power Units, both Diesel and Electric driven
Control Systems & Panels
In-house design team
Bespoke and standard design & manufacture
Accumulator Banks & Systems
Refurbishment of a wide range including LARS Systems, ROV winches and HPU’s to name some.
Flushing and Filtration equipment
The above services and manufacturing capabilities have developed greatly with a purpose built facility situated on 2.5 acres and including 40te overhead workshop crane capability, dedicated work bay area’s and a large capacity external test bay.
Brimmond Group sees the Subsea and Decommissioning market as vital for the future growth of the company and has developed their rental fleet, as example, to help achieve this. Recent fleet inclusions include:
Large capacity Umbilical Reelers
35Te , 75te & Traction Hydraulic spooling Winches
156kw – 400kW Large Diesel and Electric HPU’s in which to provide for the Decom tooling and subsea dredging and excavation market to name only a few.
Marine Cranes ranging from 1te @ 3 metres to 5.5Te @ 21.5 metres
Brimmond Groups Marine Crane division, Preffered Marine Cranes, has also seen an increase in its services backed by being official Effer Marine Crane Agents covering the UK and Ireland marketplace.
The market has reacted over the last 12-18 months with demand ranging from small lighter capacity cranes for the Fishing Industry through to multi-cat utility usage cranes and larger capacity marine cranes for work scopes such as removal and recovery. For project orientated jobs, Preffered have invested heavily in developing a rental fleet to meet these wide scope of demand including a recent purchase of 175000 6S Effer capable of 5.35Te @ 21.47 metres
Along with new fleet assets, Preffered Marine share the facilities with Brimmond Group to conduct various services including large scale refurbishment projects, modifications & repairs and load-testing on a purpose built test bay.
Steven Simpson, Business Development Manager for the Group comments, ‘these investments in our fleet, facilities and services are what we need to continue growth and meet the market demands head-on. We have a dedicated team who strive to improve and develop our offering and services from our Directors to our Engineers and technicians.