Applus+, a global leader in the provision of testing, inspection and certification services, has been awarded a long-term contract with Woodside Energy Limited for a period of five years with an option for a further two years. The contract award builds on the long-term relationship between Applus+ and Woodside.
Applus+ employs over 500 people across Australia, working at operational locations in Perth, Karratha, Darwin, Brisbane, Chinchilla, Melbourne and Adelaide. The new contract will see Applus+ supply a range of services such as non-destructive testing, in-service pressure vessel inspection, coating and welding inspection, rope access inspections, engineering services, metallurgical analysis and drone sersvices to Woodside’s facilities in northern Western Australia.
The team at Applus+ are also excited to explore employment and supply chain pathways to increase opportunities for local and Indigenous communities, and businesses in Perth and Karratha as part of the Woodside Burrup Hub vision.
Cameron Waters, Energy & Industry Division Asia Pacific Executive Vice-President, commented, “We are delighted with the contract award and look forward to continuing our long-term relationship with Woodside and to be able to provide long term stability for our employees. The ability for Applus+ to provide best in class services and innovative solutions along with our customer focused approach to continually look for gains in operational and cost efficiency clearly separates Applus+ from others in our market segment.”