3sun Group expands presence in subsea market
ABERDEEN -- 3sun Group has announced the acquisition of RRC Controls Services Ltd, based in Gourdon, Aberdeenshire. The deal is part of 3sun Group’s plans to expand its footprint in Aberdeen and enhance its service offering to the energy industry.
The acquisition of RRC Controls Services will allow 3sun to provide the global subsea market with full turnkey engineering solutions.
As part of the acquisition RRC Controls Services will be a wholly owned subsidiary and all current staff will be retained. It is envisaged 40 new jobs will be created between Aberdeen, Gourdon and Great Yarmouth within the first 12 months. Many of the new jobs will relate to the development of a range of new products including a deepwater control module.
The acquisition of RRC Controls Services follows 3sun Group’s recent expansion into Denmark with the opening of an office in Esbjerg.
3sun Group employs 240 staff and is currently working on several projects in the UK and Europe. The Group has experience in Europe, Asia, Africa, USA and New Zealand.