Why Resource Solutions?

RMS Submarine (established 2007) was created to satisfy the growing industry need for Resource Management Services in a variety of offshore operational sectors and due to the changing dynamics and focus of company resourcing for projects. The need to reduce overheads and look for a more flexible and think tank approach allows RMS to step in and provide the solutions.

RMS commitment is to provide clients with Resource Management & Services that are highly targeted, cost-effective and time-sensitive. RMS  provides a professional and efficient service based on high quality and competence, that is necessary to succeed in project execution & delivery within the global offshore industry.

Collectively the senior management of RMS Submarine have, between them, more than eighty years’ experience in managing all aspects of work related to the marine survey, submarine cable and Oil & Gas industries, as well as many other areas of the marine/ subsea environment.


  1. Considerable offshore/ onshore experience which can be drawn upon unlike most resourcing/ personnel entities
  2. Experience on all sides of the marine contracting fence – client, contractor, sub-contractor and consultant
  3. Our offshore/ onshore experience ensures both personnel and clients can co-relate and en-trust
  4. High quality & competence being a driving factor for RMS success
  5. Lateral thinking, think tank, sounding board and innovative approach – all key to RMS ethos and client/ consultant interaction
  6. Technical support to our clients and consultants
  7. Operational lessons learned and pitfall knowledge

Key People

Perry Balls

37 years’ experience. Corporate positions held , Acting CEO, Group Managing Director/ Regional Director, Manager of various contracting companies within the submarine cable, marine survey and subsea construction & support sectors.

Arron Burrows

30 years’ experience. A FIG IHO CAT A Hydrographic Surveyor with survey, subsea inspection, ROV, software and training experience as a Director and senior manager with a strong personnel, HR, personal development and R&D bias. Worked across all sectors – O&G, Telecoms and Renewables.

Roland Coomber

22 years experience. A FIG IHO CAT A Hydrographic Surveyor with a wide experience in all aspects of the hydrographic survey and associated project management discipline. Gained across a career ranging from online surveyor, for geophysical route & site surveys, to project manager of ROV survey & construction vessels and, seabed geotechnical systems and drill ships.