News & Events

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Oil States Houma and ExxonMobil Team up on Computer-Based Training

November 9, 2015

Example of a Lifting Scenario Drawing Designed by the Oil States Houma Engineering Department for CBT Programs

ExxonMobil chose Oil States Houma to partner with them in creating more than 40 Computer-Based Training programs (CBT), considered the first of their kind in the industry. The programs cover different aspects of cranes. The premier program, titled “Load Charts,” was a team effort that included engineering, training, project management and technical support. It was successfully delivered in June 2015. This program comprises seven modules: API Spec 2C Crane Types, Offshore Installation Types, Types of Ratings, Principles of Load Charts, Information Charts, Dynamic Environmental Conditions, and Lifting Types & Scenarios. These interactive modules are designed to instruct students on the...

Giving in Times of Tragedy: Nepal Earthquakes

November 9, 2015

Oil States Asia EHS Engineer, Meeran Rahamatulla, Left, and QEHS Manager, Kamatchi Neelakantan, Middle, Present Employee Donations to Singapore Red Cross Society Director of Services, Sahari Ani, Right.

Massive earthquakes struck Nepal and the surrounding region on April 25 and May 12, measuring respective 7.8 and 7.3 magnitudes. They resulted in more than 8,000 lives lost and more than 23,000 people injured. The quakes also destroyed homes and businesses as well as cultural and historical monuments that had stood for thousands of years – reduced now to rubble. Oil States Singapore rallied in response to the Nepal tragedy. The Environment, Health and Safety (HSE) department hosted a donation drive for the Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund in an effort to assist the shaken nation following the massive earthquakes. This...

Oil States UK Gateway Facility Grand Opening

November 9, 2015

Aberdeen, Scotland During the Offshore Europe tradeshow 2015, Oil States was proud to celebrate the Grand Opening of our new Aberdeen Gateway facility just south of the city. The event was well attended by many key customers as well as employees and featured site tours, food and drinks, as well as truly Scottish flair with entertainment by the Red Hot Chilli Pipers. For about 30 years, Oil States in Aberdeen has been principally located at a leased facility on Blackness Road in Altens Industrial Estate. This location has historically been home to many OSI-UK administrative functions, but also manufacturing and...

Offshore Technology Conference 2015

November 9, 2015

OTC 2015

NRG Park, Houston, Texas At the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2015, innovation was truly the star of the show. According to event organizers, a record-setting number of technical papers were submitted for presentation this year, covering the industry’s most impressive technical innovations and applications. The Oil States booth offered a great example of the technical focus of this year’s show, with some of our most recent product developments on display. The centerpiece of our exhibition was our new ultra-durable 6.0K Subsea FlexJoint Assembly, which is designed for harsh conditions and simplified maintenance. Also on display: our 1,500 lb. GripLock connector,...

Events

Date

Event & Location

Booth #

February 21-23, 2017

Topsides, Platforms-Hulls

New Orleans, Louisiana USA

418

March 21-23, 2017

417

March 28-29, 2017

MPD & UOC Conference & Exhibition

Rio de Janeiro, RJ Brazil

TBA

March 28-31, 2017

Hall 3, Stand H14

May 1-4, 2017

2221

July 11-13, 2017

Oil & Gas Asia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

TBA

September 5-8, 2017

Offshore Europe (OE)

Aberdeen, Scotland UK

5C80

October 24-26, 2017

OTC Brasil

Rio de Janeiro, RJ Brazil

TBA

October 24-26, 2017

LAGCOE

Lafayette, Louisiana USA

TBA

November 29-December 1, 2017

International WorkBoat Show (IWBS)

New Orleans, Louisiana USA

TBA