Axiom NDT Ltd launches new offshore services division

Established in 1985 and with an already proven track record in offshore inspection, Axiom NDT Ltd has announced the launch of Axiom Offshore Services



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Established in 1985 and with an already proven track record in offshore inspection, Axiom NDT Ltd has announced the launch of Axiom Offshore Services.The new division expands on Axioms core inspection strengths and offers a combined package of services to the offshore drilling and production markets, in addition to being well placed to cater to demand from the growing renewables industry. By pulling together new and existing elements of the company into one department, an integrated ‘one stop’ service specifically tailored to the needs of the energy industry has been created.Services that can be provided include: Non-Destructive Testing and structural inspection, derrick inspection (DROPS /API 4G), derrick maintenance and upgrade projects, electrical construction, EX surveys, corrosion assessment of pipe work, steel erection, lifting gear examination and load testing. Rope access and confined space access.New website and office:A new website has accompanied the launch and full information on both Axiom NDT and Axiom Offshore Services can be found at: www.axiomndt.co.uk.Demonstrating commitment to their offshore customers, Axiom Offshore Services operate from an office in Aberdeen, as well as from the company headquarters in Glasgow.Accreditations:In a hectic twelve month period, Axiom has attained membership of the Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA), passing their first audit in October 2010, and become a development member of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA)– reiterating their commitment to the training and professional development of their staff. The company as a whole has had a quality management system in place right from the start, and this was first audited to BS EN ISO 9001 in 1995 (now BS EN ISO 9001:2008). It will be Axioms twelfth year as a Lloyds EMEA approved supplier and other accreditations include approvals by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS); First Point Assessment (FPAL); Bureau Veritas (BV) and FMC.Personnel:Axiom Offshore Services has a strong management team, headed by group Managing Director Craig Donnelly. Craig is well known within the oil and gas industry and in a career spanning upwards of twenty five years has gained a highly respected and detailed knowledge of drilling derrick / drilling package inspection procedures.In line with recent company restructuring, Axiom has also welcomed a few new faces over the past year, including:Joel Telling, Operations Manager, Axiom Offshore Services.An IRATA Level 3 qualified rope access supervisor, Joel is responsible for the day to day running of Axiom Offshore Services as well as maintaining the high standard of rope access operations.Sandy Martin, Operations Coordinator, Axiom Offshore Services.Sandy brings years of HR and logistical expertise to her role at Axiom and is the first point of contact for offshore enquiries. ####Axiom NDT LimitedTel: 00 44 141 427 3302W: www.axiomndt.co.ukDetails: www.rigg-access.com/company/more_details.asp?uid=7291