Erickson Air-Crane signs helicopter services contract worth $11M-$14M Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated has signed a contract with oil and gas company Pacific Rubiales Energy to provide heavy lift helicopter services in central Peru. Operations commenced on January 2, and will last for a minimum of 12 months. The contract has a value of between $11M-$14M, depending on total flight hours completed.
Erickson CEO Udo Rieder to retire Erickson announced that its President and CEO Udo Rieder informed the board of directors of his desire to retire from the company, including his role as an Erickson board member, effective March 31. The board of directors has appointed Jeff Roberts as new President and CEO of Erickson effective April 1.