Geodis opens oil and gas hub in AberdeenCompany News // July 19, 2016
GEODIS is expanding its industrial projects activity and opens a new oil and gas warehouse at Aberdeen harbour, on the east coast of Scotland. “This new facility enables us to provide an even better service to all our oil and gas customers due to its strategic location. The new GEODIS hub represents a vital link in our global oil & gas supply chain, given the relevance of this natural resources in the Northern European region," said Igor Muniz, Europe Industrial Projects Director.
GEODIS has established a 1,850m2 facility with direct access to the Aberdeen port and within easy distance of Aberdeen airport. The hub will be managed by personnel with specific knowledge and skills in the oil and gas logistics sector, in order to primarily serve oil and gas operators and drilling companies.
With the opening of the new warehouse GEODIS is now operating oil & gas hubs in Aberdeen, Antwerp, Dubai, Houston, Shanghai and Singapore.
GEODIS’ Industrial Projects Senior Vice President, Philippe Somers, said: "By investing in this new branch, we are strongly indicating our confidence in the North Sea market and the firm recovery of the industry in this region. It is another proof of GEODIS being a true growth partner for its clients.”