Support Services

Global Energy Group's portfolio of businesses allow us to offer a complete package of on-site services to clients who visit the Port of Nigg. The facility can accommodate both semi-submersible and jack-up rigs, including FPSO's and all subsea construction vessels, to carry out major repair, maintenance, enhancement and conversion projects, supported by a range of in-house facilities.

Harbour Towage

Operating in the Cromarty Firth since 1969, our towage division has emerged as a major player in the towage, salvage and marine transportation business with a worldwide reputation. Our marine operation plays an integral part in the success of the Cromarty Firth's reputation as a Premier Deep Water Port and our modern fleet is heavily engaged in a wide variety of towage and support activities, ship handling, coastal and deep sea contract towage and assisting all the major drilling companies in the movement of their assets, operating from our main base at Invergordon and quayside facilities at Nigg.

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Marine Logistics

As both owners' agent and chartered agent, we are the preferred choice for arranging berthing, pilotage and mooring of our clients' assets. We support vessel owners and operators with mob/demob activities, ad-hoc projects and dry docking.

Services include the provision of security on arrival at port, bunkering services; fuel, water and lubricants, the provision of heavy mobile cranes, forklifts, plant, transport, accommodation and management of local services and sub contractors.

Our multi-discipline teams ensure clients receive fast turnaround of project supplies and support, even in the most challenging circumstances.

For more information, please visit Global Port Services

Crane & Labour Hire

With access to a full spectrum of mobile heavy cranes through our established supply chain, we support our clients with cranes ranging from 50 tonnes up to 1,350 tonnes and can provide all terrain, rough terrain and pick and carry cranes for installation, removal and relocation of all types of equipment.

Our in-house knowledge and expereince of handling large and complex lifts is supported by fully trained supervisors, operators and riggers with the ability to produce comprehensive lift procedures and assign appointed persons to site.

With heavy lift cranes strategically placed around the Cromarty Firth, we are able to give maximum support to companies operating at the Port of Nigg and surrounding areas, and are available at short notice with more than 20 cranes available in house.

For more information, please visit Global Port Services

Work Boats & Barges

As operators of workboats, barges, and other marine plant, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of marine services through our MF Marine Operations business unit. Operating in the Cromarty Firth, the Inverness Firth, the inner Moray Firth and Caledonian Canal, we are recognised as the leading supplier of marine services and waterborne logistical support to these areas. Our expertise and committment have supported marine projects for over 40 years.

For more information, please visit Caledonian Towage

Inshore Diving Services

Certified by ABS & DNV to carry out UWILD inspection projects with a proven track record as the leading IRM specialists in the region, servicing more than 90% of the marine assets that visit the Cromarty Firth.

Underpinned by our considerable experience and expertise servicing mobile drilling rigs and subsea construction vessels, we offer our customers a varied and innovative range of subsea diving services, both In-shore and Offshore, using our multi-disciplined diving teams to include Anode replacement programmes and bespoke cofferdam solutions. Our team can design, fabricate and install cofferdams to fit any scenario worldwide.

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Rope Access

Through the provision of specialist, multi-discipline access techniques we have an unrivalled reputation for providing flexible, reliable and rapid methods of accessing the work site. We provide a safe and cost-effective means to carry out inspection, repair and maintenance projects both on site and In-shore to the many drilling rigs and subsea construction vessels visiting the port and offer support services to the emerging renewables industry.

Global Energy is in the unique position to offer a wide and varied range of access methods and combined disciplines, drawing from our management teams many years of experience. We have the capability to carry out a range of services to include welding, fabrication, electrical, mechanical, painting and inspection, utilising our skilled, multi-discipline rope access personnel.

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Scaffolding Services

We offer a wide range of access solutions that include various scaffold systems and traditional tube and fitting, through to the design of bespoke access methods to suit our clients requirements. As the leading scaffolding service provider to the oil & gas industry, we are able to offer cost effective, highly competitive service levels, with a minimum of 1,000 tonnes of scaffold available on site at any one time and the necessary structural engineering back up to provide fast turnaround of project completion.

With a proven track record in providing the best access solutions for our clients, our aim is to design a safe place of work, from planning to completion and we can offer alternative methods of access to include tension netting, rope access, cradle platforms and WEB decking with full encapsulation services available.

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