Evomec and Saunes & Helseth Maritime to mergeCompany News // October 12, 2010
Evomec AS and Saunes & Helseth Maritime (SHM) in Norway have announced that they are to merge.
In a statement, Evomec said the benefits of the merger included the formation of a "dynamic and effective company with a product range that can offer the market complementary solutions within the marine industry."
SHM works with trading and agency businesses representing 10 well-known international vendors of marine equipment. The company employs five people nd is located in Ulsteinvik, Norway.
Evomec AS is a provider of complete handling solutions for the marine industry. The company's administration is located in new premises in Myrvåg, Norway; production facilities are located in Tjørvåg. The company currently employs 28 people with long and varied experience within the marine industry.
Trond Myklebust, formerly of Bourbon Offshore Norway, has been appointed as the new CEO of the group. Ottar Jan Mork, also from Bourbon Offshore Norway, has been appointed CFO and Torkjell Ringstad will be marketing director.