London - Ship management company V.Group has signed a contract with the logistics branch of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ADNOC Logistics & Services, in the United Arab Emirates, to provide crew management services to 93 offshore support vessels.
To support the contract, and to enable further expansion in the region, V.Group has opened a new Abu Dhabi office, which began operations in early August. “Today’s official opening is a true embodiment of one of our core values, which is ‘We Commit and Deliver’,” said Allan Falkenberg, managing director of crew management at V.Group. “We committed to ADNOC L&S that we would set up a team and be ready to provide crew management services for its fleet within 90 days, and I am proud to say we delivered.”
“We’re confident in V.Group’s ability to drive performance across our fleet,” said Nick Fisher, deputy CEO of ADNOC L&S, “The fact that they have set up an entire new team within 90 days is testament to their commitment and I’m looking forward to our collaboration in delivering efficient operations.”Following a stabilisation period, which is scheduled to run until the end of 2019, the V.Group office will commence regular operations by providing to ADNOC L&S. V.Group then plans to expand its services in the region across all of its ship management and marine support services.