NRC Establishes New Oil Spill Service Center in Aberdeenshire, Scotland

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NRC Establishes New Oil Spill Service Centre in Aberdeenshire, Scotland

NRC is a provider of global environmental, industrial and emergency response solutions. They have announced the establishment of a new oil spill base in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.


About the Oil Spill Service Center

The new 4.9 acre (213,444 sq ft) site, located in Oldmeldrum, Aberdeenshire, will act as a key oil spill service, maintenance and training facility for NRC’s international activities.

The state of the art site has been developed by NRC’s subsidiary, Sureclean, and will be utilized for the provision of both Sureclean and wider NRC group services. The facility includes over 15,000 sq. ft of warehouse space including workshop, stores and wash bay areas, 3 training rooms and over 4,000 sq ft of offices space.

Neil Challis, Senior Vice President, NRC explains, “The new oil spill centre is destined to be an important addition to our international capability and will provide technical and emergency response support to our many regional oil spill centers around the world and will of course be available to support the needs of operators in the North Sea”.

Graham McLellan, Commercial Director, Sureclean, states, “This facility is a long-term investment for us and underlines NRC’s commitment to the oil and gas industry in the Northeast of Scotland. Oldmeldrum is the ideal location for Sureclean’s Aberdeenshire base and NRC’s International oil spill service centre”.

Headquartered in Great River, New York, NRC has offices throughout the U.S., and internationally, operates oil spill response facilities in support of oil & gas exploration and production activities in regions such as the Mediterranean, Caspian & Black Sea, Middle East and Far East regions.

Established in 1985 and acquired by NRC in March, 2014, Sureclean is an international contractor providing a wide range of services including water jetting, tank cleaning, vacuum transfer, asbestos and waste management to the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Renewable, Utilities, Civil Engineering and Construction sectors.


About NRC

NRC is the leading commercial provider of United States Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and various related State regulatory compliance services. NRC is also a global provider of diversified environmental, industrial, and emergency response solutions. Headquartered in Great River, NY, with regional offices throughout the U.S. and internationally.

Hannah Holmes, Sales Operations Manager – International
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