Suretank, the world's leading provider of engineered solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry, has appointed Darren Nutter to the position of UK Sales Manager.

The role will encompass managing existing relationships with Suretank’s client base, as well as working to develop solutions for potential new customers within the oil and gas sector.

Darren, based in the North East of England, has a strong technical background having worked for companies within the oil and gas sector including Fort Vale and Wessington Cryogenics with experience in areas including sales, design, process improvement and production.

Commenting on Darren’s appointment, Chief Executive John Fitzgerald said: "Darren’s background and experience fits very well with our recruitment policy of selecting people who add value to our customer relationships.  He understands our business already having worked closely with us in one of his previous roles and brings an excellent level of technical knowledge that will enable him to work closely with our customers.”

Darren Nutter said; “I am very excited to be joining Suretank. The company is well known as the leader in offshore tanks and containers and I have followed its development with interest.  The opportunity to come on board at a time when the team is developing and pushing the business forward with investments in product development and new markets globally really attracted me to the role. I am looking forward to contributing to the company's ambitious growth and development targets .”

Suretank is the world’s largest manufacturer of tanks and cargo-carrying units for the offshore oil and gas industry and all of its products are produced to DNV 2.7-1 certification as standard.

Suretank products are found worldwide, including the North Sea, West Africa, Gulf of Mexico, Brazil, Canada, Caspian, Sakhalin, India, Australia, Middle East and the Far East. Its product range includes chemical and acid tanks, helifuel tanks, offshore containers, baskets, mudskips and cryogenic tanks.