Since 2005, UTEC has grown to become one of the world’s largest independent offshore and onshore survey providers.

We provide a wide range of survey, positioning and data management services using the most advanced equipment and techniques. The data we generate provides our clients with the information they need to make critical, well informed, business decisions.

Through our network of offices in Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States, we provide our clients with local competency complemented with our international resources.

Headquartered in Aberdeen UTEC employs over 350 personnel.

UTEC is part of the Acteon Group.

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Quality at the heart of everything we do


UTEC StarNet

UTEC StarNet is a division of UTEC specialising in 3D asset management software solutions, land surveying, laser scanning, photogrammetry and telecoms services.

StarNet offers a turnkey model for telecommunication and broadcast infrastructure site development, maintenance and upgrade and is a pioneer in its approach to the display of laser scanning data via its proprietary, 3D virtual asset management solution iSite.

A survey which previously required 48 hours out of the office can now take place in 15 minutes from my desktop.

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UTEC Geomarine

UTEC Geomarine is a division of UTEC that provide an extensive portfolio of geotechnical services across the entire lifecycle of offshore renewables, telecom, mining, oil and gas.

The company is committed to providing collaborative, innovative and value focused solutions to the challenges of these complex and demanding sectors.

In the field, site investigation services are available deploying a range of heavy duty, light duty, and ROV-deployed geotechnical tools, whilst our geotechnical consultancy employs world renowned geotechnical authority providing burial assessment, jack-up analysis and foundation design.

Combined with UTEC’s geophysical survey offering Geomarine is in a unique position to be the industry’s one stop solution for seabed characterisation and sampling.

Acteon Group

UTEC is proud to be part of the Acteon group of companies.

Acteon Group bring together best-in-class expertise, products and services and can tailor its capabilities to our clients challenges globally, across the life of a field.

With Acteon’s branded services able to work closely together and share innovations and expertise, we can reduce cost, risk and complexity for operators, drillers and contractors.

UTEC maintains close links with other Acteon companies offering complimentary skills and capabilities.


Engineering Manpower

Riser Services

Survey & Monitoring

Foundation Services

Mooring & Installation

UTEC Promise and Values

The UTEC Promise: to consistently deliver the highest quality products and services that give our clients around the world the information they need to make critical and more informed decisions.

UTEC becomes a partner in every sense of the word, determined to play an active role in delivering success you can measure.

Count on us to ask questions, anticipate your needs and offer innovative and cost-effective survey solutions, based on our considerable experience.

Our people are the best in class, working to the highest standards—the industry’s as well as our own—in terms of safety, quality, protection of the environment and technical knowledge.

Core Values:

Our Core Values are at the heart of everything we do. They connect us to each other and make our successes possible.


We earn our reputation every day by running our business responsibly and with the great respect for our clients, our employees and the environment


We continually strive to impress our clients and stakeholders by reaching further to help them achieve more powerful results.


We provide outstanding value to our clients by being flexible, responsible professionals who remain keenly focused on safety and quality.


We empower employees to thrive and prosper by providing the most advanced resources, processes and training in the industry.

Our People

Our centrally coordinated global field pool provides us with global oversight, delivering the right personnel for each project.

Other benefits of our worldwide reach include:

  • Optimised utilisation and therefore reduced cost
  • Continuity across our vessels leading to safer and more efficient operations
  • Local personnel are provided where possible

Our centrally managed training and competency scheme provides:

  • Performance management
  • IMCA competency scheme verified by MTCS
  • Instructor lead supported by the highly acclaimed UTEC Virtual College


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Technology Development

UTEC is committed to using technology to drive innovation and efficiency. We are currently working on a number of initiatives including:

  • Remote rig moving and navigation
  • Autonomous survey systems
  • Dynamic laser testing and software development
  • Photogrammetry development
  • Multi-shot geoROV Sampler
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