ICR Integrity Names McHardy as New Group Director

Ross McHardy. Photo courtesy of ICR Integrity.

ICR Integrity (ICR) (Aberdeen, United Kingdom), a global provider of specialist repair, inspection, and integrity solutions, has announced the appointment of Ross McHardy as group director.

According to the company, this appointment will focus on supporting the global growth and diversification of ICR’s repair and maintenance business. McHardy brings a strong technical track record and range of experience in senior roles for a number of oil and gas operators including TAQA, EnQuest, and most recently at service company EnerMech, where he headed up the Europe and Africa businesses. 

McHardy’s cross-sector knowledge should reinforce ICR’s growth plans, which include working extensively with key global partners, the company explains. 

“I’m delighted to join ICR at a time of growth and diversification for the company,” he says. “My experience ranges from engineering and integrity, through to projects, asset management, and business leadership, which will bolster the strong diverse team we have at ICR. It’s an exciting time for the company, and I’m looking forward to further successes in 2023.”

With over 30 years of experience in providing innovative solutions for a range of industries worldwide, ICR offers world-class repair and integrity solutions providing greater asset uptime and reliability. These solutions also save time and costs compared to traditional repair methods. In 2022, the company says it significantly increased its global headcount and while posting annual results showing a 12% increase in earnings.

“I’m thrilled to welcome Ross to ICR and the senior leadership team,” says Jim Beveridge, CEO. “His strong track record and wealth of knowledge will further strengthen our portfolio as we continue to support clients with extensive cross-sector knowledge and multi-skilled teams in power generation, renewables, oil and gas, utilities, and defense industries.”

“Our established repair and maintenance division provides clients with world-class solutions resulting in greater asset uptime and reliability, while saving time and cost compared to traditional methods,” he continues. “Through our investment in new technology, we are committed to playing our part in (the) energy transition and helping clients reduce their carbon emissions.”

Source: ICR Integrity, www.icr-world.com