Innovative Marine Technology
Tekmar Group works together to provide leading technology and services to the global offshore energy markets.
Our primary operating companies include:
Engineering Services, Solutions and Technology
hours of geotechnical and engineering analysis performed
bespoke concrete mattresses supplied
TekLink Cable Protection Systems supplied
Emergency Pipeline Repair Systems (EPRS) delivered
Launch & Recovery Systems delivered
We understand the importance of meeting global energy demand through a sustainable energy mix
therefore deliver our technology and services across multiple offshore energy sectors.
Tekmar Group has been active in the offshore wind sector for over 20 years and is recognised as the market-leading provider of subsea cable protection solutions, along with engineering and geotechnical services.
We specialise in cable protection, stabilisation, hang-off solutions, geotechnical foundation design, mooring solutions, cable burial and route assessment, installation analysis, and the design and build of installation equipment.
Tekmar Group shares over 35 years of industry knowledge and experience with operators and tier-one marine contractors around the world.
Our deep understanding of the subsea environment drives the development and delivery of our technology and services for the subsea sector, including emergency pipeline repair systems (EPRS), hang-off, stabilization, and protection solutions for SURF products plus bespoke back deck equipment.
There is over 1.2 million km of submarine telecommunication cable in service around the world and is set to increase with the continual growth of internet users and cloud technology.
Tekmar Group provides a range of technologies and services to the telecoms sector including cable burial and route assessments, installation analysis, design and build of installation equipment and the supply of fiber optic cable protection solutions.
Our products and services are applicable to a wide range of subsea infrastructure.
Tekmar Group provides on-bottom stability evaluation, burial assessments, trenching optimisation, installation and in-situ analysis, subsea protection, stabilization, crossings, anti-scour solutions, emergency pipeline repair systems (EPRS), Pipe-in-Pipe Waterstops, sealing, gripping and clamping solutions for rigid and flexible pipelines.
Vision & Values
Our vision is to be the leading provider of technology and services to the global offshore energy markets.
Safety: Paramount to everything we do for our people, our customers and the environment in which we operate. We always aim higher than industry standards.
Heritage: Capitalising on years of experience and lessons learned to deliver intelligent solutions that we’re proud of.
Innovation: Apply our technical excellence, experience, and vision to engineer products and services that evolve with the marketplace.
Collaboration: Committed to establishing strategic partnerships to create robust and effective solutions that exceed expectations
People: Are the foundation on which the business operates through their integrity, intelligence, empowerment, and ongoing investment in their development.
Tekmar Group operates from 21 locations across 14 countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, and North America.
Board of Directors
Chief Executive Officer
Ally has over 30 years of offshore energy sector experience and has held senior executive positions at multinational and public companies.
Chief Financial Officer
Derek is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Barrister with extensive experience in senior finance and management roles at public companies.
Julian is a prominent figure in the UK Renewables market with a wealth of experience in the sector. Julian is a board member of Renewable UK and a member of the UK Offshore Wind Industry Council.
Chris is a Chartered Accountant with extensive private and plc experience in the engineering, fast-moving consumer goods, manufacturing, and energy sectors.
Ian is an experienced engineering leader with a strong track record in the energy, aerospace, defence, and marine sectors.
Fraser is a Chartered Engineer with the Institution of Civil Engineers and has been providing geotechnical engineering expertise to the offshore sector for over 16 years.
Subsea Innovation & Group Engineering Director
A Chartered Engineer with over 34 years of experience, Dave is a member of the IET and a fellow of the IMechE with a master’s degree in engineering and a degree in management studies.
Steve established Pipeshield in 1999 and has overseen the growth of the company during the past 20 years as it became a global market leader.
Marc is a Mechanical Engineer with a Master’s in Business Management. Marc has over 25 years of technical and operational leadership experience in manufacturing, service, and project engineering-focused organisations.
Angela joined Tekmar Energy in 2018 and played a key role in establishing the company in China. Previously, Angela was the General Manager of the British Chambers of Commerce Shanghai.
Group Marketing Manager
Tom has over 14 years of marketing and business development experience in the offshore energy sector. Tom has extensive knowledge of the industry and a strong understanding of the group’s markets.
Leanne is a CIMA-qualified accountant with over 20 years of experience as a senior finance professional and business leader. Leanne has worked in manufacturing and technology businesses and is experienced in business change, transformation, and integration.
Group Sales Director
Gary has over 15 years of experience in the offshore energy sector having held business development, strategic marketing, sales, and commercial positions for Tekmar’s customers and competitors.
Group In-house Legal Counsel
Jim is an English law qualified solicitor and has worked as an In-House Counsel in the energy and renewable sectors since 2012 advising a range of companies from owners and operators to various levels in the supply chain.
Tekmar was founded by two commercial divers working off the Norwegian coast in the O&G sector, initially providing a design consultancy service.
In 1995 Tekmar relocates to Teesside and forms a UK limited company.2008
Tekmar Energy Limited Established
Tekmar Energy Limited is established in the UK as a dedicated design, engineering and manufacturing specialist of subsea protection systems for subsea cables, umbilicals and flexible pipelines.
Tekmar Energy leverages its expertise gained over the previous 13 years in the O&G sector and responds to the demands of offshore renewables.2014
Launch of AgileTek Engineering Limited
Tekmar Energy Limited launches a new group company AgileTek Engineering Limited to offer advancements in subsea engineering analysis.2018 June
Tekmar Group Floats on AIM
ekmar Group plc is floated on the AIM market (London Stock Exchange).
This marks the next stage of the group’s expansion and development plan.2018 August
Tekmar Acquisition of Subsea Innovation Limited
Tekmar Group ignites its growth strategy with the acquisition of Subsea Innovation Limited.
Subsea Innovation brings bespoke equipment design and build capability to the group, with a clear technology focus and a complementary customer base.2019 March
Acquisition of Ryder Geotechnical Limited
Tekmar Group company AgileTek Engineering completes the acquisition of Ryder Geotechnical Limited.
Ryder adds geotechnical capability to the group and greatly increases project visibility whilst working at the front end of high profile subsea projects.2019 October
Acquisition of Pipeshield International Limited
Tekmar Group makes its third acquisition with Pipeshield International Limited.
The acquisition strengthens the group’s technology offering to include bespoke concrete protection and stabilisation solutions, whilst extending the group’s track record in offshore wind and O&G.
If you’re passionate about making the offshore sector smarter and safer then there’s never been a more exciting time to be part of Tekmar Group. We are always looking for new talent to help us keep innovating in a broad range of roles.
Enquiries and Contacts
Tekmar Group plc
+44 (0) 1325 379 520
Ryder Geotechnical Ltd
2 Collingwood Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
+44 (0) 191 691 8480
AgileTek Engineering Ltd
Runway East London Bridge
20 St Thomas Street
Subsea Innovation Ltd
+44 (0) 1325 349 050
Tekmar Energy Ltd
+44 (0) 1325 379 520
Pipeshield International Ltd
4 Quay View Business Park
+44 (0) 1502 560 900