3 Weeks Until the 2012 Offshore Technology Conference!

The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) attracts oil and gas professionals from more than 100 countries and across every technical interest. Will you be one of the 70,000+ professionals in attendance?

OTC offers something for everyone—a peer-selected technical program, breakfasts and luncheons with top executives, networking events, and the largest oil and gas exhibition in the world. Watch our new video for a preview of OTC»

OTC 2012 Focuses on Safety Advancements, Project Updates, and Energy Policies

The technical program covers a wide range of topics related to offshore energy and mining resources.

It offers key insights by industry leaders, emerging technologies, major projects, health, safety, and environment, and the changing regulatory environment. Browse the complete technical program online.

Listen to a diverse line-up of speakers at OTC's breakfasts and luncheons. Here are just a few:
  • The New Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement: What to Expect – Doug Morris, BSSE
  • Safety: Mining the Diamond – Neil Duffin, ExxonMobil
  • Energy Policy in the United States: Realities, Fantasies, and Rhetoric – US Representative Bill Flores
  • NPC: Prudent Development of North American Natural Gas and Oil Resources Study – Clay Bretches, Anadarko
  • The UH Energy Research Park: An Investment in Houston's Future – Renu Khator, University of Houston

Make the Most of Your Networking Time

  • Annual OTC Dinner – This Sunday evening event offers an excellent opportunity to meet C-suite executives and support a good cause—Engineers Without Borders.
  • The Next Wave Program – Young professionals can attend this Monday workshop to develop strategies for their career and expand their network of colleagues.
  • Speed Networking for HSE Professionals – Take advantage of this unique event on Monday to build your professional and personal network of HSE colleagues in an hour, not years.
  • WISE Event—Women in the Industry Sharing Experiences – Join us on Tuesday to meet highly successful women executives who will share their career and life lessons.
  • Happy Hour – Visit with the OTC Parkway and Reliant Arena exhibitors and enjoy complimentary drinks.
  • Houston Astros Baseball Game – Join fellow attendees on Tuesday for OTC Night at the Ballpark. Purchase your discount tickets online, or visit the Astros’ booth in the Reliant Center lobby during OTC.  

Exhibitor Guests—Save Time, Register Online

Have you received a guest invitation from an exhibitor to attend OTC? If so, avoid lines on-site by registering online. You can register online before or during OTC!

Book your Hotel through OTC for Guarantees and Extra Benefits

Not Yet Registered?

Book your hotel through OTC's official provider, Experient, for the guarantee that you will not be relocated if your hotel oversells the amount of rooms that they have on a given night. OTC offers other benefits such as free shuttle service to Reliant Park and a wait list for popular hotels.

Here is a list of official hotels that are closest to Reliant Park. Browse a complete list online.
  • Americas Best Value Inn
  • Courtyard Houston Medical Center
  • Hilton Houston Plaza/Medical Center
  • Holiday Inn Medical Center
  • Holiday Inn Houston Reliant Park Area
  • Hotel ZaZa
  • Residence Inn Medical Center
  • SpringHill Suites Reliant Park

Get the OTC 2012 App!

   The 2012 mobile app provides easy-to-use, interactive information to enhance your event experience:
  • Browse up-to-the-minute exhibitor, speaker,
    and event information
  • Locate exhibitors on the show floors
  • Receive important updates from OTC
  • See what attendees are saying on Facebook
    and Twitter
  • Connect with your colleagues using the
    Friends feature
  • Find Houston entertainment and dining
Downloading the OTC 2012 Mobile App is easy! Click here or scan the QR code using your mobile device.

OTC is the largest offshore oil and gas show in the world, so start making plans now to make the most of your time on-site. Use the OTC Pre-Show Planner to find exhibiting companies that meet your needs and to build your own personal plan.

Get started using your planner today!

See Exhibitor News Below

Fluor Offshore Solutions   |  Booth: 11107
New Products and Services

Offshore Platforms        

Providing full field development services for more than 40 years.
Fluor provides a complete range of engineering, construction and project management services to the offshore oil & gas industry. Operating in every corner of the world, we have a record of innovation and success on some of the most challenging oil & gas projects. Our global experience provides a foundation of work processes and knowledge resources to succeed in remote locations, difficult reservoirs, and complex regulatory environments that often characterize today's energy opportunities.

Fluor Offshore Solutions Web Site

Trimble   |  Booth: 11413
New Products and Services

Technical, Laboratory, Computer, and Data Equipment and Services   

Best in Class Positioning Solutions
Trimble integrates a range of technologies including GPS, laser, optical and inertial technologies with application software, wireless communications, and services to provide solutions for design, surveying, asset management, mapping, fleet management, hydrographic survey, marine construction, real-time communication and others. Trimble also offers OEMs and integrators continuous mobile positioning and high-accuracy orientation for their applications. For more information go to www.trimble.com.

Oil, Gas and Chemical Overview
BIM Software for Building and Construction
GPS-Inertial for System Integrators
Wireless Data LInks

FMC Technologies  |  Booth: 1941
New Products and Services

Offshore Equipment and Services        

Maximizing Your Field with FMC Technologies.
FMC Technologies provides solutions to maximize the full value of your assets. Develop fields with pioneering technologies for HPHT environments. Significantly and cost-effectively extend production from both greenfield and brownfield reservoirs with subsea processing. For offshore oil and gas fields, FMC's well access services improve and optimize life of field. Intelligent monitoring provides real-time data enabling improved reservoir management. Maximize Now at Booth #1941.

FMC Technologies Website
FMC Virtual Booth Tour

Hoffer Flow Controls Inc  |  Booth: 4324
New Products and Services

Process Equipment and Services        

Hoffer Subsea Turbine Flowmeters for your Custom Subsea Applications
Hoffer turbine flowmeters have become the preferred choice for many subsea skid manufacturers. Designed to operate in depths of 20,000 FT or more, we manufacture custom subsea turbine flowmeters for a variety of subsea applications including flow monitoring on BOP's, ROV's, hydrate remediation skids, tooling skids and others. We provide customized flow solutions for your most complex and demanding subsea flow environments.

Gazprom   |  Booth: 5571
Attendee Specials and Promotions


Open Joint Stock Company Gazprom is a global energy company.
Open Joint Stock Company Gazprom is a global energy company. Its major business lines are geological exploration, production, transportation, storage, processing and sales of gas, gas condensate and oil, as well as generation and marketing of heat and electric power. Gazprom views its mission in reliable, efficient and balanced supply of natural gas, other energy resources and their derivatives to consumers. Gazprom holds the world's largest natural gas reserves.

Presentation about Gazprom subsidiaries
Information on Gazprom
Official Website

VEGA Americas Inc   |  Booth: 11713
New Products and Services

Process Equipment and Services   

Interface Profiling on Fluids with Emulsions
VEGA is proud to offer the Multi-Point Density Array (MDA) solution for fixed-point interface profiling. The MDA operates reliably in the most difficult interface measurements, especially those with emulsions. The system measures process density independently at each measurement point. The MDA is immune to changing process parameters such as capacitance, dielectric constants, and coatings. With no moving parts, VEGA's system is highly reliability and provides continuous uptime.

Contact for Further Information
Multi-Point Density Array: Interface Profiling Brochure

Atlas Copco   |  Booth: 1679   
New Products and Services


Atlas Copco: Innovating for safety and productivity since 1873
Based on our company's early roots in drilling technology, we have built our expertise and expanded our portfolio over decades of research and development and customer interaction. We have grown to become a premier, reliable end-to-end partner for the oil and gas industry. From the well all the way to the downstream, Atlas Copco provides reliable equipment for the industry's entire application range. In the next e-Newsletter broadcast, we'll preview one of our newest products.

Atlas Copco CMT USA
Atlas Copco Specialty Rental
Atlas Copco Oil and Gas
Atlas Copco Hurricane

Printrex Inc   |  Booth: 3000
New Products and Services


Reliable Color Log Printing in the Office or in the Field
Printrex, the world's leading producer of high performance printers and plotters for well logging and log analysis applications, is introducing two new color log plotters. The first is the C803, which uses direct thermal color and is designed for the severe environment of a truck or doghouse. The second, the C980, is a very high speed ink jet unit for the data center, boasting a print speed of 8 inches per second. Bring the advantages of color printing to your truck or data center with Printrex.

Color Plotter for the Truck
High Speed Color Plotter fo the Data Center

SportChassis Heavy Duty Pickups   |  Booth: 647
New Products and Services


SportChassis Heavy Duty Pickups - The Ultimate Pickup - So HUGE you'll need a Parachute to get Down – Turns Tighter Than a Twister in a Trailer Park!
Lone Star SportChassis has been looking forward to the 2012 Offshore Technology Conference and would like to express our Thanks to the staff and management and extend a Hearty Welcome to each and every visitor! SportChassis is the most versatile heavy-duty truck on the road today. Engineered for comfort on the inside and a multitude of purposes on the outside, there is almost nothing you cannot do with a SportChassis Heavy Duty Pickup! Contact us about Scheduling a Test Drive while at 2012 OTC.

Lone Star SportChassis Website
SportChassis Models
Lone Star SportChassis Inventory
Contact Lone Star SportChassis

Viatran   |  Booth: 1605
New Products and Services


New Service Offering From Viatran - Oil & Gas Stocking Program for our Model 347
Viatran's Model 347 features welded stainless steel construction for harsh conditions and is small so that it easily fits into hard-to-access areas. The stocking program provides a 2-day turnaround on quantities up to 3 units to eliminate your production downtime. For quantities greater than 3, we offer a 2-3 week turnaround. Additionally, we can provide you with a frac truck kit to simplify replacing transducers in the field.

Model 347
Contact us with questions
Model 347 Datasheet

DOX-Steel   |  Booth: 6536
New Products and Services

Offshore Platforms   

DOX STEEL the NEW anti-corrosion Technology
With more than 10 years of experience on the field, installed and outperforming traditional materials in highly corrosive environments, DOX STEEL offers a proven solution. DOX STEEL treatment thru electro-deposit creates a new material highly resistant to corrosion. Inter-diffused into the base metal, DOX STEEL creates a covalent bonding with base metal of only ¾ of a thousand of an inch. Inter diffusion is perfectly even in all base metal surface improving corrosion protection as well as providing exceptional low friction properties. DOX STEEL compares and exceeds corrosion properties of the super alloys such as INCONEL 625, HASTELLOY and other special stainless steels.

Visit us at OTC Booth # 6536 Houston, Texas, USA April 30 – May 3, 2012

Gates Corporation   |  Booth: 8007
New Products and Services


Keep Your Rigs Running Smoothly & Safely
Maintaining a safe drilling environment reduces the unexpected downtime and cleanup costs that impact your bottom line while protecting your workers and. That's why Gates offers reliable rotary hose and connectors that resist severe temperatures, pressures and corrosion,and keep your equipment running smoothly. We also provide hands-on oilfield safety expertise, extensive preventive maintenance resources and engineering support services.

Download a free oilfield safety white paper
Visit Gates Oilfield website
Contact Gates

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.   |  Booth: 1103
New Products and Services


When failure is not an option, AGC Chemicals delivers! We are a global leader in fluorochemical solutions. Call us today. Let's talk solutions!
Oil and gas drilling platforms, pipelines and refineries can't fail. Your critical applications require seals, packers, gaskets, o-rings, and wire/cable coatings that are robust and reliable. AGC's high performance fluoropolymer resins, custom compounds and fluoroelastomers can tolerate extreme temperatures, pressures, and harsh chemical environments. Intelligent resins and custom compounds from AGC Chemicals = SMART chemistry solutions. Click the links below to learn more. Visit us at OTC 2012 in Houston, TX (Apr. 30-May 4) – Booth 1103.

AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. Homepage
AFLAS® Fluoroelastomers Product Page
Fluon® ETFE Resins Product Page
Fluon® Filled PTFE Compounds Product Page

Oil States Industries, Inc.   |  Booth: 3125
New Products and Services
Offshore Equipment and Services   

Oil States Houma Unveils Its New 500-Ton Nautilus® 7000l for Montco Offshore
Oil States Houma launched its newest crane in their deepwater portfolio, the Nautilus 7000L. The new crane will be mounted aboard MONTCO Offshore's 335ft-class liftboat Robert, one of the largest pipe leg liftboats in the world. The new 7000L was sized and designed to allow vessels to handle offshore wind turbine generators. It will also be used for decommissioning, wireline, crane operations, pipe-laying, diver support platforms, workover and coiled tubing rigs.

Contact us

igus, Inc.   |  Booth: 8653
New Products and Services
Offshore Equipment and Services   

Visit igus® in the Reliant Arena, Booth 8653
Energy Chain® cable drag chains from igus® are ideal for protecting cables in harsh environments, in all types of offshore applications. Energy Chains® are used on new and existing offshore automation tools, from BOP transfer carts and cranes, to pipe-handling systems, bridge-racking systems, iron roughnecks, and gantry systems. They are corrosion-resistant, lightweight and easy to install. igus® also offers Chainflex®: a line of continuous flex cables for use inside Energy Chains®.

Make an appointment to meet with an igus® representative at OTC
Free brochure – Cable Carriers for Cranes and Offshore

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