Specialist Services is a leading global provider of innovative design, engineering and construction solutions for an extensive range of building types within the oil and gas sector.
Specialist Services Group specialises in the supply of modular buildings and packaging solutions for offshore, utility, petrochemical and defence applications worldwide.
The company was established in 1982 and has since developed an international reputation for excellence in the provision of services throughout the entire project lifecycle, from initial design and engineering to manufacture, installation and support.
Our highly resourced, responsive and solution-oriented group of companies possesses a number of international facilities worldwide, allowing us flexibility to deliver cost-effective, internationally compliant products that address clients’ most challenging individual needs.
Customised buildings for the offshore and onshore industries
Specialist Services Group is a leading provider of design, engineering and fabrication services for the construction of a wide range of offshore and onshore buildings.
We supply turnkey modular systems or bespoke design and build installation solutions for the world’s most challenging projects.
All of our modular buildings, accommodation and technical buildings, as well as blast-resistant buildings are designed and fabricated in-house, fully certified for worldwide use and built to the highest quality standards. This gives us the flexibility and agility to give our customers what they need when they need it.
Modular hire solutions
Specialist Services Group is able to provide an extensive line of modular hire solutions for use in both the offshore and onshore oil and gas industries.
The company’s catalogue of modular hire solutions includes a number of engineering, workshop and accommodation modules, as well as utility, office and temporary living quarter (TLQ) structures.
All our modular solutions are carefully manufactured to ensure compliance with the latest industry regulations, including SOLAS, DNV, ATEX, ABS and NORSOK standards.
Specialist Services’ blast-resistant buildings combine the latest cutting-edge engineering behind the most advanced blast-proof systems in the industry with the amenities and facilities of traditional brick and mortar office structures.
We also have a rental fleet of blast-resistant modules ready for immediate deployment, which have a medium response rating of 10psi at 200 milliseconds. Each of our blast-resistant modules is extensively tested and engineered to our industry-leading safety specifications and adheres to the requirements of API RP 753 and 752.
FLEX 33 – Flexible, luxury accommodation modules
In addition, our innovative new FLEX 33 accommodation module is a unique solution that has been specially designed combining a comfortable living environment equipped with all the facilities and finish of a luxury five-star hotel room with a number of features that ensure maximum personal safety.
This new generation of reliable, ABS-compliant modular units will keep personnel comfortable and safe during operations, and can be easily installed on-board all ABS-class vessels.
Drilling and process packages for oil exploration processes
Specialist Services’ range of drilling, testing, production and process packages are fully certified and have consistently proven to optimise the value and efficiency of oil and gas exploration, appraisal and production activities.
We are able to offer clients some of the highest quality products for upstream, midstream and downstream applications currently on the market, from standalone equipment such as heaters, heat exchangers, surge tanks and separators to full underbalanced drilling (UBD) and managed pressure drilling (MPD), well-test and early production facilities.
We hold ASME U2, U, S and National Board R and NB stamps, and we can also CE Mark to the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED).
Facilities management solutions for oil and gas operations
We provide a comprehensive range of solutions for clients wishing to optimise the efficiency of their operations or increase their current fleet’s lifespan.
We offer customers assistance and support with all their onsite requirements, ranging from FEED studies, servicing and maintenance to replacements, refurbishment works, installation and commissioning.
Specialist Services is able to provide facilities management solutions for a versatile array of products, structures and accommodation modules such as bathrooms, kitchens and mess halls, recreation facilities, technical modules and pipelines.
Expert engineering services for adverse offshore environments
The company’s extensive and detailed engineering capability enables it to provide multi-disciplined engineering expertise to customers, including structural, architectural, mechanical, piping, HVAC, process, electrical, instrumentation, and fire and gas.
Our experienced engineers provide innovative, industry-approved solutions, services and advice for every project, including detailed engineering, site surveys and supervision, pre-commissioning and commissioning, in addition to 2D drawing, 3D modelling and FEED studies.
Worldwide compliance for approved marine operations
Specialist Services’ quality assurance process ensures that all activities are conducted in accordance with the latest approved specifications, procedures and practices.
The company continually improves the competencies of people, quality of material and processes to ensure that the quality of each product meets or exceeds the customer’s requirements. Each job is executed with attention to detail and professionalism.
Specialist Services’ QHSE management system is approved by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance to ISO 9001:2008 and 14001:2004, as well as OHSAS 18001:2007.
We also hold both national and international certification, verifying that our products and services meet the offshore sector’s highest quality standards.
Servicing and spare parts
With dedicated service teams and facilities located in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jubail, Aberdeen, Singapore and Houston, Special Services is perfectly positioned to meet the after-sales support demands of its customers in all global locations.
From asset management and routine service under warranty, to call out services and repairs, we provide 24/7, 365 days a year on-call site service to customers worldwide.
Our experienced and highly trained service personnel are certified in a wide array of international standards, including maintenance and inspection of ATEX and IECEx equipment, and F-GAS, REFCOM and IICL licenses to ensure all maintenance is carried out to the highest possible standards.
We also stock a comprehensive portfolio replacement components and materials, as well as kits specific to clients’ individual products and projects in order to minimise costly downtime.
Specialist Services combines substantial experience in process engineering and quality fabrication operations to offer fully tested, proven and certified drilling, testing, and production and process packages, which have been specially designed to add maximum value to clients' exploration, appraisal and production activities.
Specialist Services is able to provide a complete and comprehensive range of solutions for clients wishing to improve their facilities' operational efficiency or increase the lifespan of their current fleet.
Specialist Services Group specialises in the provision of modular buildings and packaging solutions for the global offshore, petrochemical and utility sectors.
Specialist Services was contracted by offshore services provider Sea Trucks Group (STG) in November 2016 to reinstate and upgrade a series of accommodation modules that were originally constructed for the company in 2014.
RedGuard Specialist Services has announced a new Agency Agreement with EQIN, the leading specialist in equipment solutions, to provide blast-resistant modular buildings in Europe.
With the aim of providing an engaging user experience, Redguard Specialist Services has re-launched its company website dedicated to present the company, its products and services, and other useful information to its clients, employees, business partners and other stakeholders.
Specialist Services Group has unveiled a revamped website to coincide with the company’s 36th anniversary.
Global modular buildings provider Specialist Services is excited to announce the unveiling of its new website.
Labtech Services is pleased to announce that the company has relocated its premises to Aberdeen, Scotland, in order to address increasing demand for its equipment and support services amid improving market conditions in the offshore sector.
On 6 April 2018, Specialist Services was awarded a rental contract for the supply of a 27-module TLQ complex to accommodate 100 persons on-board (POB) for a minimum contract duration of two years.
Specialist Services has recently become and approved vendor for pressure vessels with the Kuwait Oil Company (KOC).
Specialist Services has recently become an approved vendor for Blast Resistant Steel Shelters with Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC).
Modular buildings and accommodation solutions provider Specialist Services is pleased to announce that the company has recently received Achilles Power & Tech accreditation.
Specialist Services Group has announced a joint venture with US-based RedGuard that will offer high-quality modular buildings to the offshore and drilling segments of the oil and gas sector across the Western Hemisphere, with particular focus on the US Gulf Coast.
Specialist Services completed their largest temporary living quarters (TLQ) project awarded by Zakher Marine International and used by ZADCO in Abu Dhabi.
Specialist Services Group achieves excellent results with their accommodation modules rental, now increasing their rental fleet with the new FLEX 33 modules.
Specialist Services Group achieved another outstanding result in health and safety: six million man-hours of work in their facilities in Dubai and Abu Dhabi without any Lost Time Injury (LTI). This significant and remarkable milestone has been reached in the period between February 2015 and July 2016, during which there have been no recordable cases of LTI in their yards and offices.
Specialist Services Group recently announced they have established a new Group Company in Delhi NCR, India. The new company, Specialist Engineering Services Private was formally inaugurated on 20 September 2016. The company's managing director, Manoj Kumar, Specialist Services CEO, Ian Rogers, and new company's employees attended the inauguration ceremony.
Specialist Services and RedGuard JV Forms World’s Largest Blast-Resistant and Offshore Zone 1 Module Lease Company
Specialist Services Group and RedGuard join forces in Europe, the Middle East and Australasia to supply blast-resistant and ballistic modules.
Specialist Services Group has announced their recent achievement of impressive five million man-hours of work in their UAE facilities without lost time injuries.
LABTECH Services has announced that their facility previously based in Altens, Aberdeen, are now located in East Tullos, also in Aberdeen.
Specialist Services Group has announced that the Group Headquarters previously based in TECOM, Dubai, are now located in their Centre of Excellence in Jebel Ali.
GPK Marine Management Services awarded Specialist Services a contract extension for the 24-module multi-purpose TLQ complex with required additional 14 modules.
With the new year 2016 just started, Specialist Services Group is proud to announce another recordbreaking result in their Customer Loyalty Score (CLS) with a great achievement in 2015, an impressive CLS of 70%.
Yokogawa Middle East and Africa has awarded Specialist Services for their participation at the ‘Health, Safety and Environment Week’ in February 2015.
Specialist Services is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded a contract from Petrofac for the provision of Local Equipment Rooms (LER) and Local Control Rooms (LCR) for the Upper Zakum 750 Island Surface Facilities Project (EPC 2).
Specialist Services Group and Labtech Services Limited are pleased to welcome Paul Duncan as the new managing director of Labtech in Aberdeen.
Group Headquarters and Centre of Excellence
Jebel Ali Industrial Area 2
PO Box 2752
United Arab Emirates
A Specialist Services Group Company
Unit 1, Logman Centre
Greenbank Crescent, East Tullos
A Specialist Services Group Company
Mussafah Industrial Area
P.O. Box 129226
United Arab Emirates
Al Quoz Industrial Estate
P.O. Box 2752
United Arab Emirates
Mussafah Industrial Area
P.O. Box 3917
United Arab Emirates
Unit 225, Tower B-3, SPAZE ITECH Park
Sector – 49, Sohna Road, Gurugram
Jubail Industrial City 31961
P.O. Box 11049
P.O. Box 371
United States of America