Aggreko Continues Rapid Expansion Across Texas to Support Increased Demand for Temporary Power Solutions New Midland service center offers customers in Permian Basin fast in-region deployment Business Wire HOUSTON -- May 15, 2013 Following on the heels of a recent service center opening in Three Rivers, TX and validating demand for utility-scale power services to address the needs of rapidly growing oil and gas operations, Aggreko, the global leader in temporary power generation, temperature control and oil-free compressed air solutions, has opened a new facility in Midland, Texas. The new 6,500 sq. ft. facility will maintain all Aggreko equipment lines, including a wide range of portable natural gas and diesel power generation units, sales personnel, technical service and operational support. The service center will enhance the company’s responsiveness to temporary power needs in the booming Permian Basin area of Texas, increasing service response time and helping to enrich our customers’ experience. “The investment in this new location underscores Aggreko’s commitment to safe and superior customer service, keeping our oil and gas clients working in remote areas of production on time, on target and on budget,” said Brian Fahnestock, Vice President, General Manager, Mid-South Area, Aggreko North America. "We recognize that not every customer has the same operating profile. Aggreko provides flexible, scalable and reliable power no matter what size the project demands, one unit or 50, 150 kW to 10+ MW.” In addition to expanding its personnel and rental fleet, Aggreko is focused on maximizing production uptime for customers by investing in remote monitoring technology designed to manage power supply sources and proactively identify and resolve operational issues. The company is also committed to upholding the highest health, safety and environmental standards for employees and customers, having recently added to its certifications with ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certification in 2013 and the OHSAS 18001 Certification in 2012. Aggreko’s new facility is open for business and located at 8801 West County Road 127, Midland, TX 79706. 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 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 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 70% of those who responded to our research 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 MLeCronier@wardcc.com or Aggreko, LLC Amy Stine, 281 253 9024 firstname.lastname@example.org
Aggreko Continues Rapid Expansion Across Texas to Support Increased Demand for Temporary Power Solutions
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