FIRST MAJOR DATA CENTRE ORDER
In 2018 Specialist Services received the first major order for data centres
UPGRADE TO ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015
Specialist Services QHSE Management System upgraded to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015.
FLEX 33 FOR SPECIALIST SERVICES REDGUARD
Completed first FLEX 33 modules for Specialist Services RedGuard.
SPECIALIST SERVICES REDGUARD
Established Specialist Services RedGuard Joint Venture based in USA.
SPECIALIST ENGINEERING SERVICES
Established Specialist Engineering Services Private Limited based in India.
REDGUARD SPECIALIST SERVICES
Established RedGuard Specialist Services Joint Venture Company based in UAE.
FIRST MAJOR BLAST RESISTANT PROJECT
Awarded first major blast resistant project for a Control Building in Kuwait.
AWARDED LARGEST TLQ PROJECT
Zakher Marine International awarded rental contract for 77-module, 150 man TLQ complex to accommodate ZADCO personnel offshore Abu Dhabi—one of the largest TLQ projects in the world.
COMPLETED MAJOR EPC CONTRACT FOR ZADCO
Completed major EPC contract for technical modular buildings supply for the ZADCO Island Surface Facilities (EPC 2) for UZ750, awarded in 2014.
FLEX 33 LAUNCH
Launch of FLEX 33 Accommodation Modules, compliant with the stringent ABS code.
TA CERTIFICATE FROM ABS
Received Type Approval (TA) Certificate from ABS for 20ft A60 4 Men Portable Accommodation Modules.
G4 GLOBAL LAUNCH
Launch of G4 Global, the world’s first globally compliant office modules, having four major certifications in one package.
FIRST FEED STUDY
First FEED study for additional living quarters executed for Transfield Worley.
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
Specialist Services Procurement, QHSE Department, Buildings and Modular Hire divisions moved to the new facility in Jebel Ali, which acts as the group’s Centre of Excellence.
EARLY PRODUCTION FACILITIES
Started engineering and manufacturing of Early Production Facilities.
O.I.L ENGINEERING AND LABTECH ACQUISITIONS
Specialist Services acquired O.I.L. Engineering Middle East in Abu Dhabi and Labtech Services Limited in Aberdeen.
ACHIEVED ISO 14001 AND OHSAS 18001
Specialist Services achieved ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications.
EXPANSION TO ASIA AND AUSTRALIA
Specialist Services Holdings Pte Ltd was established in Singapore covering South East Asia and Australia markets.
HSBC AQUIRED MAJORITY SHARES
HSBC Private Equity became a major shareholder of Specialist Services Holdings Ltd, BVI. New group board members were appointed and Philip Bond remained as the Chairman.
FIRST MAJOR EPC CONTRACT
Awarded first major EPC contract for 58 Man Living Quarters for ConocoPhillips.
MODULAR HIRE DIVISION
Modular Hire division started with six accommodation units manufactured and rented to Bibbyline in Qatar.
Drilling, Testing, Production and Process division started.
ACHIEVED ISO 9001
Specialist Services achieved ISO 9001 certification.
MOVE TO AL QUOZ
Specialist Services Project Management and Engineering moved to Al Quoz, Dubai.
FIRST LQ MODULE BUILT IN INDIA
Awarded contract to design and manage the first living quarters built in India for ONGC on an EPM basis with Larsen and Toubro.
FIRST CONTROL MODULES FABRICATED IN UAE
Subcontracted the design and fabrication of the first control modules fabricated in UAE for AMOCO Netherlands Wellhead Protector Platforms.
N.C.C. UAE FACILITIES TAKEOVER
Specialist Services took over N.C.C. UAE facilities in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
FIRST MAJOR EPM/EPC PROJECT
First major marine sub-contractor project and EPM/EPC project: topside refurbishment of ARAMCO’s Safania 4 to A.H.I.
FIRST FIRE RATED PRODUCTS
First Fire Rated Products sold for offshore project commissioned by Bunduq Company.
FIRST SPECIALIST SERVICES PROJECT
First project commissioned under Specialist Services by Total ABK.
Specialist Services became a sole proprietorship company owned by Philip Bond, now Chairman.
ASCO SPECIALIST SERVICES
ASCO Specialist Services established on 20th July 1982.