Petrofac News 1700X397
28 December 2006

Press Statement

Following the helicopter crash off the coast of Morecambe Bay yesterday evening, Petrofac can confirm that one of its employees who was on board the helicopter is currently unaccounted for.

The relatives of our missing employee, Keith Smith, have been notified and support is being given to the family by Petrofac.

Petrofac continues to work closely with its customer Centrica and the relevant authorities on the search and rescue operation.

Keith Smith is seconded to Petrofac’s joint venture, Costain Petrofac.

Further information will be released as soon as it becomes available.

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