MTR 100: Forum Energy Technologies, Inc.
Posted by Irina Tabakina
920 Memorial City Way, Suite 1000, Houston, TX 77024
Tel: +1 281.949.2500
CEO & Chairman of the Board: C. Christopher Gaut
Forum Energy Technologies (FET) is a leading global manufacturer of mission critical, complex, stocked and custom oilfield products and related after-market technical services, for use onshore and offshore. Forum has been a strong corporate consolidator in the subsea space, and its subsea product suite includes ROVs, launch and recovery systems, tethering systems, simulation software, data acquisition software and geosciences product management. Forum’s ROV vehicle brands include two of the most well known names in the industry - Perry and Sub-Atlantic. It’s complete list of subsea technology brands includes: Dynacon; Forum Subsea Rentals; GEMS; Moffat Engineering; Perry; Seafloor Geoservices; Specialist ROV; Sub-Atlantic; Syntech Technology, Inc.; Tooling & Robotics; UKPS Offshore; VMAX Technologies; Visual Soft
Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. recently announced that it received an order from Marine Platforms Limited (MPL) to supply four work-class remotely operated vehicle (ROV) systems each complete with a Dynacon Launch and Recovery Systems (LARS). The order includes three Perry heavy work class XLX Evo 200HP ROVs, the latest generation of the Perry XLX series. Two of the systems will be mobilized aboard MPL’s new “African Inspiration” multi-purpose service vessel for service offshore West Africa and the other two will be added to their global fleet.
(As published in the July/Aug 2014 edition of Marine Technology Reporter - http://www.marinetechnologynews.com/Magazine)