From Norwegian roots to a global presence
Our founders created an organization that understood the energy sector from the inside out. Competentia’s people can be found everywhere in the industry; from rigs to boardrooms, from the decks of FPSOs to corporate HR teams. Our people understand the industry because they live in it every day; their deep knowledge and practical understanding of the true nature of the work combine to give customers a different level of service.
The recent US merger with Link Oil & Gas
Competentia is founded in Stavanger, Norway
John Smith & Odd-Arne Kleveland buy Competentia
First placements on BP Valhall Redev. (VRD) & BP Skarv projects
London and Perth offices established
Competentia wins Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Oslo based investment company Reiten & Co. acquire 51% of Competentia
Houston office (NSA Hub) established
Competentia acquires Houston-based drilling and well consultancy Argonauta
Competentia acquires Link Oil & Gas Professionals Inc., growing US footprint
Dubai office (MEA Hub) established
Competentia opens in Calgary, under the direction of Mike McKinnon.