VINCI Energies, a worldwide leading provider of energy and information technology services, has announced the rebranding of its Cegelec Oil & Gas businesses. As of today, all Cegelec O&G activities in the Middle East region officially become Actemium, the VINCI Energies' brand dedicated to industrial process.
A longtime leader in the oil and gas sector, Cegelec O&G was acquired by VINCI in 2010 and integrated into the group's Energy Business line. With this rebranding, Cegelec O&G businesses strengthen the know-how and capabilities of Actemium, the VINCI Energies brand dedicated to industrial processes, with a global network of 300 business units, 20,000 employees and a €2.1 billion global turnover.
"Actemium is already a strong player in the oil and gas sector, with 19 business units and 2,500 employees serving customers in 15 countries," commented Olivier Albessard, Actemium's brand director. "Integrating Cegelec's oil and gas businesses in our organisation will reinforce our engineering expertise in designing, building, optimising and maintaining onshore and offshore production sites".
Cegelec Oil & Gas businesses rebranding as Actemium was initiated in Europe at the beginning of 2014. It is now being implemented in the Middle East region and the company expects the worldwide roll-out to be completed by January 2015.
"This initiative represents an important step in the VINCI Energies branding strategy, as it brings together complementary capabilities that best match market requirements," continues Jimmy Neron, business development director of VINCI Energies Oil & Gas. "By joining their forces under one brand, we can offer our customers a more effective access to Cegelec's Oil & Gas expertise in large-scale projects and to the extensive Actemium network".
Actemium is the VINCI Energies' brand dedicated to industrial process operating throughout the entire industrial life cycle. Actemium designs, builds and maintains the customers' production equipment in order to improve their industrial performance.
Relying on a profound expertise in process control and automation, electrical and instrumentation, mechanical, and piping and process utilities. The Actemium business units, segmented by industrial process, constitute a unique operational network model, offering both a local and a global approach.
With 300 business units, 20,000 employees in 38 countries worldwide and with an annual turnover of over €2.1 billion, Actemium positions itself as the market leader in 'Solutions & Services for industry'.
Operating in about 50 countries, including some 30 outside Europe, VINCI Energies generated revenue of €9.25 billion in 2013 and employs 63,000 people. Thanks to its close-knit network of 1,500 business units, VINCI's Energy business line is now a leading provider of energy and information technology services in Europe and throughout the world.