The North Sea workforce is “disenfranchised and getting angrier by the day”, union bosses have warned.
Wood Group has made the latest in a string of acquisitions after snapping up Ingenious.
Wood Group has completed the takeover Australia-based SVT Engineering Consultants.
Wood Group today confirmed it had replaced a dozen Aberdeen external accounts posts with Indian staff. The move, which is thought to have saved the company hundreds of thousands of pounds, includes moving Wood Group PSN’s external accounts service for four regions, including the UK, to Delhi. For more on this story, visit Energy Voice
Energy services company Wood Group has axed 5,000 jobs so far this year as it strives to cut costs amid the plunge in oil prices. The Aberdeen-based firm said its workforce – which stood at 42,000 last year – had been slashed by 13% since December. For more on this story visit Energy Voice
A PHILANTHROPY organisation started by an oil tycoon has pledged £10 million to build a new multi-storey car park at the North-east’s main hospital.