Aggreko Expands in Central Texas to Meet Demand for Temporary Utility Power in Eagle Ford Shale Business Wire HOUSTON -- April 3, 2013 Aggreko, the global leader in rental power, temperature control, and oil-free compressed air solutions, is expanding in Central Texas with the opening of a service center in Three Rivers, TX to serve oil and gas customers working remotely and without grid access in the Eagle Ford Shale region. The new 3,200 sq ft facility will host both diesel and natural gas rental generators, a maintenance yard to service equipment, and sales, service and support. "Aggreko has served the upstream and downstream oil and gas industry for more than 25 years in North America. We are excited to get closer to our customers and the community in Central Texas and Three Rivers,” said David Dickert, Midsouth Area Sales Manager, Aggreko North America. “Customers in the Eagle Ford Shale region are lacking utility scale power and demand partners who can provide immediate, scalable, temporary solutions along with highly responsive service, resulting in increased production and reduced downtime.” Aggreko will supply the area with all the company’s major rental product lines, including: *Power generators from 30 kW to 1500 kW with diesel, natural gas and propane-fired natural gas options *Temperature control units including chillers, air conditioners, cooling towers and electric heaters *Oil-free air compressors, both diesel and electric *Refinery-grade heat exchangers In addition to expanding its personnel and rental fleet, Aggreko will provide customers with remote monitoring capabilities to improve its ability to troubleshoot any operational issue and optimize operating efficiency. The local service team will be supported by Aggreko’s North American network of rental facilities, equipment and technical experts which spans over 50 locations. “In addition to the new Three Rivers service center opening, we are also very excited to have recently received environmental management 14001 certification in 2013 and the Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Services (OHSAS) 18001 Certification in 2012,” said Dickert. Aggreko will host a two-day Open House Event at its new Three Rivers Service Center April 10^th-11^th located at 3246 N. IH 37, Three Rivers, TX 78071. Festivities will take place from 12 – 6 p.m. each day and include a cookout, equipment demonstrations and prizes. For more information on Aggreko oilfield services, visit www.aggrekooilandgas.com. ENDS Editor’s Notes Aggreko plc is the world leader in the supply of temporary power and temperature control solutions. Aggreko employs over 5,700 people operating from 194 locations. In 2012 we served customers in about 100 countries, and had revenues of approximately GBP 1.6bn (USD 2.5bn or Euros 2.0bn). Aggreko plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (AGK.L), is a member of the FTSE-100 index, and is headquartered in Scotland. For more information, please visit the company website at www.aggreko.com Aggreko provides power and temperature control solutions to customers who need them either very quickly, or for a short or indeterminate length of time. Examples would be the supply of power to an industrial site which needs to service its permanent power supply, supplying a whole city in times of power shortage, or providing a major sporting event with power and cooling systems. We serve our customers either through our 194 service centres, which we call the Local business, or globally through our International Power Projects business. In the Local business, which accounts for about half of our revenues, we hire our equipment to customers, who then operate it for themselves, although we retain responsibility for servicing and maintaining it. In the International Power Projects business, which also accounts for about half of our revenues, we operate as a power producer. We install and operate power plants and we charge our customers both for providing the generating capacity, and for the electricity we produce. We design and manufacture equipment specifically for these requirements in our factory in Dumbarton, Scotland. Recent customers include the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games and the power utilities in over 50 countries including the UK, France, Angola, Kenya, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Venezuela, Chile, Brazil and the USA. In 2012 we fulfilled almost 45,000 customers’ assignments and when researched, 70% of them gave us a recommendation of 9 or 10 out of 10. For more information, please visit our local website at: www.aggreko.com/northamerica Contact: Ward Creative Communications Molly LeCronier, 713-869-0707 firstname.lastname@example.org or Aggreko LLC Amy Stine, 281-253-9024 Marketing Communications Specialist email@example.com or Aggreko plc Simon Lyons, + 44 141 2255900 Global Director of Marketing & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org
Aggreko Expands in Central Texas to Meet Demand for Temporary Utility Power in Eagle Ford Shale
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