Skilled in $75m deal

Labour hire company Skilled has increased its exposure to the oil and gas sector, with the $75.5 million acquisition of Broadsword Marine Contractors, which supplies equipment and boats to offshore oil and gas companies. Skilled will pay $48.8 million upfront, and a further $26.7 million over the next three years.

Labour hire company Skilled has increased its exposure to the oil and gas sector, with the $75.5 million acquisition of Broadsword Marine Contractors, which supplies equipment and boats to offshore oil and gas companies. Skilled will pay $48.8 million upfront, and a further $26.7 million over the next three years.

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