Starn Group appoints highly-experienced technical manager following renewed growth in the North Sea

Dundee-based Starn Group, which owns the Safehouse Habitats and Sabre Safety Services businesses, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Bryceland as technical manager.

Jim will be responsible for the further technical development of the products and services within the Starn Group and extending their deployment in the North Sea. Jim joins from Wood. where he was a senior operations manager.

Jim brings with him 15 years of oil and gas industry experience and expertise. From his prior career with Safehouse and Wood., Jim has gathered a wealth of practical knowledge from the extensive range of projects with which he has been involved.

Commenting on the new appointment, Rick Clark, Chief Financial Officer for the Starn Group stated, “We are delighted to welcome back Jim Bryceland. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge of the products and services relevant to our specialist businesses in the oil and gas sector.  We are confident that Jim will strengthen our position as leading providers of engineered safety solutions and ensure that Safehouse remains the number one choice for pressurised habitats.”

Jim commented, “I am pleased to be joining the Starn Group at such an important time for the oil and gas industry in the North Sea. With decommissioning being such a huge focus for those in Dundee and Aberdeen, I am greatly looking forward to helping the group maximise all its opportunities.”

For further information on the Starn Group – contact Charlie Hadden on [email protected] or on +44(0)1382 814122 ext. 139.