Wood Group to collaborate on Standard Gas’ projects development.

12 June 2023
12 June 2023 sg-admin

Wood Group to collaborate on Standard Gas’ projects development.

Standard Gas and Wood Group UK Limited are progressing a partnership to install and implement the testing of the first SG100 plant (SG100.01) and collaborate on the rollout of further plants.

Standard Gas’ Technical Director, Laurence Sharrock, says: “Our companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work towards Wood becoming a strategic operating and delivery partner for Standard Gas, focusing on engineering, procurement, and plant installation, which includes the balance of plant and equipment needed for full SG100 operation.”

Construction of Standard Gas’ first SG100 is nearing completion at Scottow Enterprise Park, near Norwich, Norfolk, and will be followed by extensive testing procedures, including a Factory Assessment Test (FAT) and a Site Acceptance Test (SAT). Wood will provide SAT testing to confirm the FAT performance and integrity of the SG100.01 once its systems are installed on the chosen site.

Together, the two companies will also explore the potential for Wood to become a contracted strategic provider of Lifecycle Asset Management Solutions to Standard Gas in the rollout of further SG100s. As Laurence explains, “This would include Wood acting as one of our outsourced operating partners, and providing engineering, procurement, and construction management services ranging from operations and maintenance optimisation to plant modifications. It’s important that we identify, and work with, leading, ‘best in class’, strategic partners like Wood to ensure a successful deployment of our Standard Gas technology throughout the UK and Europe.”

Ellis Renforth, President of Operations for Europe, Middle East, and Africa at Wood said: “Wood is delighted to work with Standard Gas, providing life cycle asset management solutions to support the development and rollout of its carbon reduction SG100 technology.”

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. Wood provides consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000.

For more information, contact:
Standard Gas: Peter Coombes – [email protected] +44 (0)7770 637528
Wood Group UK Ltd: [email protected]

Laurence Sharrock
Technical Director, Standard Gas Technologies Ltd.

Ellis Renforth
President of Operations for Europe, Middle East, and Africa at Wood Group


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