GEODIS opens oil & gas hub in Aberdeen


GEODIS is expanding its Industrial Projects activity and has announced a new oil and gas warehouse at Aberdeen harbour, on the east coast of Scotland.

“This new facility enables us to provide an even better service to all our oil and gas customers due to its strategic location. The new GEODIS hub represents a vital link in our global oil & gas supply chain, given the relevance of this natural resources in the Northern European region,“ commented Igor Muniz, Europe Industrial Projects Director.

GEODIS has established a 1,850 sq m facility with direct access to the Aberdeen port and located within a short distance of Aberdeen airport. The hub will be managed by personnel with specific knowledge and skills in the oil & gas logistics sector, in order to primarily serve oil & gas operators and drilling companies. With the opening of the new warehouse, GEODIS is now operating oil & gas hubs in Aberdeen, Antwerp, Belgium; Dubai, UAE; Houston, US; Shanghai, China and Singapore.

GEODIS’ Industrial Projects Senior Vice President, Philippe Somers commented, “By investing in this new branch, we are strongly indicating our confidence in the North Sea market and the firm recovery of the industry in this region.”

Out of Aberdeen, GEODIS will not only be serving the Northern European region but also oil & gas project activities in Eastern Europe as well as in North and Central Africa.

Source: GEODIS