This Aberdeen oil contractor has projects worth £4.3bn in its order book following recent wins. It operates about 110 drilling rigs in 20 countries, and last year completed a £490m acquisition of Middle East contractor Dalma Energy. The group is owned by a consortium of investors and welcomed new chief executive Joseph Elkhoury, 49, last week. Turnover increased 5% to £948m in 2018.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank68
CompanyKCA DEUTAG Group
ActivityDrilling and engineering contractor
LocationAberdeen
Sales £m*948
Profit £m*190
Year endDec 18
Principal shareholdersPamplona Capital, Al Qahtani Investments, BlackRock, Golden Tree, EIG Partners, other funds
Staff7,924
Founded1995
Websitewww.kcadeutag.com

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