News & Events


Oil States Awarded Marine Cranes Contract for Leviathan Platform

April 30, 2017

Oil States Industries’ Marine Crane and Deck Equipment division in Houma, Louisiana, has been awarded a three-crane contract from Noble Energy to supply Nautilus™ API 2C offshore pedestal cranes. The cranes will be installed on Noble Energy’s Leviathan Platform in the Leviathan field off the coast of Israel.  The Leviathan natural gas field will supply Israel with natural gas using a subsea system that connects production wells to a fixed platform located offshore, with tie-in onshore in northern Israel. After testing, delivery to the topside fabricator is scheduled from Oil States’ Houma, Louisiana facility in Q1 2018. The Nautilus line...

Oil States Industries Commemorates 75th Anniversary

April 30, 2017

Oil States Industries announced today an assertive strategic vision in conjunction with the company’s 75th anniversary this year. Oil States is known as one of the most innovative independent companies in the oil and gas industry with a track record of success supporting customers in every major offshore basin and across key onshore, marine, and industrial applications.   Oil States currently has four primary business segments focused on Production Platform Solutions, Riser and Drilling Systems, Subsea Pipeline Systems, and Onshore/Marine/Industrial Solutions. At 75 and as the market continues to recover, the company is positioned for significant growth.  It is transitioning to become a...

The World’s Largest Pipeline Repair Clamp

April 30, 2017

The largest pipeline repair clamp in the world was recently showcased at the public ceremony held in Haugesund, Norway. The clamp was built by Oil States’ Houston Subsea Pipeline Systems division as part of a contingency equipment plan for a twin 48” pipeline system that runs through the Baltic Sea. This unique diver-assist or ROV operated clamp was designed to overcome many engineering challenges for emergency pipeline repair.  The clamp, the world’s largest full structural and leak repair clamp, weighs approximately 106 tons and is 30 feet in length. It has a sealing length of 10 feet and operates at...

Introducing our Expanded Deepwater Product Lines & AHC Solutions

February 20, 2017

At the TOPSIDES trade show in New Orleans, February 21-23, 2017, Oil States is introducing our expanded deepwater crane, winch and active heave compensated solutions. Visit us at the TOPSIDES show at booth #418 to learn more about Oil States’ integrated systems which include the following field-proven deepwater product lines and active heave compensated solutions:   AHC Subsea Knuckleboom Cranes Knuckleboom Cranes AHC Knuckleboom Soft Rope Cranes AHC Telescopic Gangways A-frame Cranes Pipe Davits Pedestal Cranes AHC Subsea Winches Anchor Handling Winches Towing Winches Mooring Winches Chain Stoppers Stern Rollers Swivel Fairleads and Sheeves Spooler Units Control Rooms HPU Containers...

2016 Oil States Skagit™ SMATCO™ Training Calendar

April 5, 2016

Oil States dedicates significant time and resources to provide training to our customers and business partners. If you would like to schedule any training courses, please contact us at 2016 Oil States Skagit™ SMATCO™ TRAINING CALENDAR



Event & Location

Booth #

February 21-23, 2017

Topsides, Platforms-Hulls

New Orleans, Louisiana USA


March 21-23, 2017


March 28-29, 2017

MPD & UOC Conference & Exhibition

Rio de Janeiro, RJ Brazil


March 28-31, 2017

Hall 3, Stand H14

May 1-4, 2017


May 15-17, 2017


May 24, 2017

DECOM Offshore

Aberdeen, Scotland UK

Stand 22

June 13-15, 2017


July 11-13, 2017

Oil & Gas Asia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


September 5-8, 2017

Offshore Europe (OE)

Aberdeen, Scotland UK


September 12-13, 2017

Oil Sands Show

Fort McMurray, Canada


October 24-26, 2017

OTC Brasil

Rio de Janeiro, RJ Brazil


October 24-26, 2017


Lafayette, Louisiana USA


November 5-8, 2017


November 29-December 1, 2017

International WorkBoat Show (IWBS)

New Orleans, Louisiana USA