12 May 2022

Consulting and engineering company Wood has won a five-year contract for work at Esseco UK's chemical production facility in Wakefield.

As capital delivery partner, Wood will draw on its experience and capability in asset maintenance and operations to increase efficiencies, optimise performance and enable production growth at the facility.

Under the site capital plan, the company will provide engineering, procurement and construction services, including site upgrades and modifications to ensure operational reliability and enhance productivity.

The contract award supports Wood's diversification strategy and positions the company for further growth as it expands its operational footprint across the industrial clusters in the Yorkshire region.

Craig Shanaghey, Wood's president of operations across Europe, Middle East and Africa, said: "We are delighted to have secured this new contract with Esseco UK which will see Wood apply our decades of experience in reliable and intelligent operations, maintenance and modifications to support the development and manufacturing of key products in the chemicals sector.

"This contract marks another significant step in leveraging our engineering capability and cross-sector experience to diversify our portfolio into markets where we can truly add value for our clients and partners. We look forward to building our relationship with Esseco UK to enhance productivity and performance at their Wakefield facility and enable their continued growth."

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