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24Feb94 UK: SPECIAL REPORT ON SCOTLAND - AMEC FIRST ECITB APPROVED CENTRE - ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION TRAINING.

AMEC Offshore Developments has become the first company to become an approved training centre for the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB).The UK company has invested £750,000 in training a team of offshore assessors.They will audit the competence of the company's offshore workforce as part of new Health and Safety Executive regulations introduced in the wake of the Cullen inquiry into the Piper Alpha disaster.ECITB chief executive Peter Griffiths said: 'A lot ...

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