Formerly Yardbury Kinetics, Blackhawk Offshore has a new management team in place as part of a change of focus with the re-launch of Blackhawk Offshore, a U.K.-based services company.

The company is led by commercial director Craig Banks and business development director Andrew Mackay, who each bring with them more than 20 years' oil and gas experience.  Alain Béroule is Blackhawk Offshore regional director for Western Europe, and Hédi Behassen, regional director for southern Europe and West Africa.

The company offers support to the oil, gas and marine sectors focusing on hydraulic-control systems and equipment for rigs, vessels and production platforms.

Blackhawk Offshore has headquarters and full workshop facilities in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, U.K. The company is ISO 9001:2008 certified and FPAL registered, as well as an Oil & Gas U.K. member and International Association of Drilling Contractors associate member.