Media Release: SMS completes its largest-ever export contract, in Vietnam


ABERDEEN-based sand management specialist, SMS (Sand Monitoring Services Ltd), today (Tuesday, October 25th, 2011) announces the completion of a six-figure contract to procure, commission and integrate two complete sand monitoring systems, for Bien Dong Petroleum – Vietnam.

Ali Moncur, integrated project engineering manager for SMS, comments: “The completion of the contract for Bien Dong Petroleum sees SMS expand further into Asia with the award and delivery of our largest-ever export contract.

“SMS has supplied two complete platform sand monitoring systems and will commission these Q4 2011. The award of this six-figure contract signifies SMS as industry leaders in the supply of sand management expertise.

“SMS has grown to offer best in class sand monitoring and management services to the oil and gas industry.

“Recent contract wins overseas have seen the company’s global expansion go from strength to strength.”

Ali continues: “Many major oil companies are recognising the value of sand management and have been appointing SMS to champion their sand management drive.

“Our philosophy reflects our ideals and goals as a company; to provide a personal service that recognises client needs combined with the highest-quality sand services available in the market today.

“We aim to be progressive in everything we do, from our standards, to developing and nurturing our staff.”

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Picture caption – Ali Moncur, intergrated project engineering manager for SMS

Notes to editors:

About Sand Monitoring Services Ltd (SMS):

SMS was founded in 2004 as independent sand consultants, offering specialist sand monitoring and management services.

The company now provides specialist field services, integrated project engineering, commissioning and data analysis, as well as best in class sand monitoring instrumentation on a worldwide basis.

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