Edmonton, Alberta (PRWEB) July 13, 2009
Acuren Group Inc. (Acuren) is pleased to announce that it has concluded the acquisition of Randall Inspection Services Inc. (Randall Inspection) of Bonnyville, Alberta. Since 1995, Randall has provided nondestructive testing (NDT) services in the Heavy Oil area surrounding Bonnyville, Cold Lake and Lloydminster. Randall has serviced the construction, fabrication, oil & gas and petrochemical industries. Randall Inspection offers an extensive scope of NDT and inspection services including Radiography, Ultrasonics, Magnetic Particle, Liquid Penetrant, Tank Inspection, Vessel Inspection and Visual Inspection.
Randall Inspection employees have significant technical expertise and industry experience. Acuren acquired Randall Inspection from the Johnson family, who founded and managed the business for 14 years. Randy and Monique Johnson will continue in their current roles managing the business.
Tal Pizzey, General Manager, Acuren Canada, said, "Randall Inspection is a quality focused company with strong technical leadership. This was immediately evident by the type of equipment, the cleanliness of the shop, the quality of records, and based on the approach to clients and business development exhibited by the manager, Randy Johnson. This operation dovetails well with the focus Acuren has on reliability. Acuren is excited to have increased representation in the Heavy Oil sector in central Alberta and Saskatchewan. We also anticipate the depth of resources and expertise within Acuren will be of considerable value to the staff and clients of Randall Inspection."
The President of Randall Inspection, Randy Johnson, said, "We are excited about the future for the Bonnyville office. Our clients will have local access to first class support in all forms of NDE, materials engineering and project management that Acuren can provide. Acuren's expertise in specialty NDE and new technologies will enhance our service to our clients."
Acuren provides materials engineering and nondestructive testing services throughout Canada with regional headquarters in Edmonton, Alberta (Prairies); Fort McMurray, Alberta (Athabasca Oil Sands); Oakville, Ontario (Eastern); and Vancouver, British Columbia (Pacific). The new Bonnyville operation will fall under the Athabasca Oil Sands Region, led by Vince Williams, Managing Director.
Acuren (http://www.acuren.com) is a subsidiary of Rockwood Service Corporation, a world-wide leading provider of integrity management solutions to the process, manufacturing and transportation industries.