3sun Group, a specialist provider of products and services to the global energy industry, has announced the opening of its first office in Denmark, as part of the Group’s international growth plans.
The new office in Esbjerg, Denmark will support 3sun Group’s increased presence in region, allowing the Group to offer its range of products and services to a wider market and range of companies operating within the area.
Tenna Larsen has been appointed as office manager and will head up the new office in the Vestkraftkaj area of Esbjerg. Bringing five years of management experience to her role, she will facilitate business opportunities, liaise with customers in the region and lead a recruitment drive which is set to significantly increase the number of highly qualified technicians over a 12 month period.
Graham Hacon, managing director of 3sun Group said: “This is an exciting development for the Group, we have experienced exceptionally high demand for our range of products and services within Denmark and the investment into the new facility will allow us to offer on the ground support to customers within the region.
“Esbjerg is a key area for 3sun Group, it has been at the centre of Denmark’s offshore industry for over 50 years and has significantly increased its wind energy activity in recent years, with Europe’s largest group of offshore wind turbines located off of the coast of Esbjerg.
“There are over 20,000 skilled technicians currently employed in Esbjerg’s wind energy industry making it an ideal location to recruit highly skilled and experienced technicians with the aim of driving the growth of 3sun Group’s Denmark base forward.”
Commenting on her appointment, Tenna Larsen said: “I am delighted to join 3sun Group and lead its further development in Denmark. The company has experienced rapid growth since it began in 2007. The launch of the new facility in Esbjerg demonstrates the company’s commitment to the region, acknowledging the importance of this market and recognising the growing demand for 3sun Group products and services in the region.”
In response to growing demand for its products and services across the UK and Europe 3sun Group recently announced the creation of 100 new jobs. The company has increased manpower within its technical teams, supplementing the number of local technicians within the Great Yarmouth area and across the UK.
3sun Group is exhibiting at the Renewable UK Offshore Wind conference and exhibition on 12-13 June in Manchester (stand 132). Representatives from 3sun Group will be on hand throughout the exhibition to discuss the Group’s recent expansion and its plans for continued growth, as well as the group’s full range of products and services.
The Group is currently working on several projects in the UK and Europe. The Group has extensive overseas experience in Europe, Asia, Africa, USA and New Zealand.
3sun Group has headquarters in Great Yarmouth, England, and also bases in Oban, Aberdeen and in Bergen, Norway and in Esbjerg, Denmark to support on-going rapid growth. It is also currently looking at other UK and overseas locations.