Aker Solutions acquires UK engineering company I.D.E.A.S.
BY MELANIE CRUTHIRDS, News Editor
OSLO -- Aker Solutions has acquired UK specialist engineering company International Design Engineering And Services (I.D.E.A.S.) to boost its asset integrity management services.
Glasgow-based I.D.E.A.S. has developed software and technology that dramatically improve the quality and accuracy of integrity and lifetime analysis for oil and gas assets. The analysis can be applied in all phases of the development of an installation, from design through construction, operation and life extension.
Aker’s asset integrity management services include maintenance engineering, integrity management and advanced inspection and monitoring services, throughout the lifetime of all parts of an onshore or offshore installation. These services help clients reduce risk and increase utilization of installations.
The parties decided not to disclose financial details of the transaction.