Atlas Services Group expands presence in Norway

Thursday the 2nd of August 2012, Atlas Services Group B.V., specialized in supplying professionals to the energy and marine industry worldwide, reached an agreement with Cerno AS as a result of which Atlas Services Group acquired a 98,1% interest in Cerno AS and 100% interest in Cerno Drift AS.

Since March 2004 Cerno has specialized in providing skilled offshore professionals, marine crew and other highly qualified energy professionals to the Norwegian continental shelf. More than 90% of the employees are permanently employed, which makes Cerno a stable and secure employer.

Through caring for the individual employee's safety, security and development, Cerno AS intends to be one of the leading independent suppliers of skilled labor to the industry. Cerno AS strives to be among the best with regard to competence, and thereby remains a preferred partner within our business.

With an evolving marketplace and the ambition for both companies to grow, Cerno and Atlas Services Group initiated to add further scope and options to the combined existing client base and consultants in the offshore oil and gas industry. This participation broadens the long term plans of both and contribute to Atlas Services Group’s vision; becoming the first choice recruitment company in the energy and marine industry.