GATE IPO - production operator

Operations & Maintenance Personnel & Services

GATE IPO provides all aspects of Operations and Maintenance Personnel including:

O&M Personnel

  • Production Operators
  • USCG Marine Personnel (OIM, Barge Supervisor, BCO)
  • Mechanics
  • I&E Technicians
  • Electricians
  • Safety / HSE Specialists
  • Compliance & Regulatory Specialists
  • PLC Technicians
  • SCADA Technicians
  • Valve Technicians


  • Compliance & Regulatory Support
  • Inspections (I&E, Mechanical, Construction
  • Production Support (logistics, training, HSSE, QA/QC)

How We Support Our Staff in the Field

Through GATE IPO and the GATE Energy family of companies, expertise in Engineering, Commissioning, Operations and Marine Services enables us to provide oil and gas services to our Clients that ensures the interfacing between various disciplines are adequately recognized and addressed. This results in smoother operations and increased whole-life asset value.

Our team utilizes the “Servant Based Management” approach to assisting our personnel. We are committed to maintaining solid relationships with our employees and are a full time resource to support them, which in turn, provides our clients with happy, productive and motivated team members. 

Resources Beyond Operations

As part of the GATE Energy family of companies IPO employees and clients have access to full support from “subject matter experts” on our vast network of teams.

We offer full asset life-cycle support. GATE IPO brings access to resources from GATE, Viking Engineering and BlueFin. Key areas where affiliate access adds value:

  • Operations Readiness & Initial Startup
  • Commissioning
  • Marine Services/Marine Construction
  • Corrosion, Materials & Integrity
  • Subsea Engineering
  • Chemical Systems Engineering
  • Flow Assurance Engineering
  • Water Injection Engineering
  • Decommissioning & Abandonment

Vetting & Continued Education

Our staff is not only supported, but fully encouraged to continue their education. Our staff have access to GATE Energy's training courses, held throughout the year and taught by our own leading experts and engineers. Other vetting requirements and continued education information includes:

  • Specialized recruitment with dedicated account managers, recruiting teams and targeted, screened candidates
  • Managed services with HR integration, and workforce management
  • IPO personnel required to pass Operations Competency Checks
  • IPO personnel have access to continuing education in operations and engineering courses through GATEU
  • Additional recruitment services include reference checks, interview coordination, salary negotiations, criminal background checks, payroll services, logistics support