Erickson signs key deal with PLUSPETROL PERU
April 9, 2014 By Carey Fredericks
April 9, 2014, Portland, Or. - Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated has announced that it has secured a new contract with PLUSPETROL PERU CORPORATION S.A., a leading exploration and production company with a significant presence in Peru.
The five-year agreement calls for Erickson to provide one S-64 Aircrane and related support for year-round use. Erickson will be moving oil and gas exploratory equipment over the Amazon region of Peru in support of PLUSPETROL PERU CORPORATION S.A.’s upstream exploration efforts in the southern region of Malvinas.
Udo Rieder, Chief Executive Officer of Erickson, commented, “This new partnership demonstrates the ongoing success of our strategy to diversify our business, expand our customer portfolio, and increase our exposure to the large and fast-growing South American oil and gas market.”