Bibby Offshore restructures managementCompany News // July 17, 2013
Two new chief operating officers and an offshore support services director have been appointed at Bibby Offshore to support the company’s significant future development plans.
Current managing director Fraser Moonie, who has been in the role for three years, becomes responsible for eastern regions including Norway, SE Asia (including Singapore) and Australia. He has 16 years’ experience in the subsea and offshore industry and has been with Bibby Offshore since 2003.
In addition to his role as director of Bibby Remote Intervention Limited (BRIL), Mike Arnold has now assumed responsibility for all western regions including West Africa, North America - including Trinidad, Canada, Alaska and South America. Mr Arnold has headed up the BRIL division since late 2011 and prior to this has almost 30 years’ experience in the industry.
The UK North Sea region will remain split between Mr Moonie and Mr Arnold, with Fraser retaining all Bibby Offshore projects and Mike all BRIL projects.
With almost 30 years oil and gas experience, and having previously held the position of Bibby Offshore’s asset operations manager, Graeme Wood has been appointed as offshore support services director where he will be responsible for the entire Bibby Offshore fleet of vessels.
In May 2013, the subsea installation contractor relocated to new multimillion pound, purpose built headquarters at Atmosphere One, Westhill. It is currently on track to achieve a turnover of £220 million by the end of 2013, with plans to increase this to £650 million by 2017.