FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 5th, 2019
(Galliano, La.) — GIS, a global energy service provider, is pleased to announce a partnership with Modex, a leading global DNV GL Cargo Carrying Unit (CCU) manufacturer and rental provider. As part of the transaction, GIS & Modex will merge their operations and rental assets in the Gulf of Mexico. The partnership will provide a wide range of offshore rental equipment to the Texas, Louisiana and Gulf of Mexico markets: MINI Containers, Closed Containers, Open Top Containers, Half-Height Baskets, Baskets, Bottle Racks, Tool Boxes, Cutting Boxes, Refrigerated Transportation Equipment, Special Units, Waste Skips, Waste Compactors, Lifting Frames, Acid Tanks, Chemical Tanks, Jet Fuel Tanks, and Other Storage & Specialized Tanks.
“We are excited to partner with Modex. They are globally known as a leading DNV GL equipment provider. They have deployed some very large fleets in multiple parts of the world, and we look forward to doing the same in the Gulf of Mexico,” said Mark Pregeant II, President of GIS. “We have a number of new products that will be added to our stocks of equipment in Galliano and Port Fourchon. The Modex yards in Houma and Carencro, will also continue to serve our combined customers.”
Established in 1948 in Grand Isle, Louisiana, GIS currently services upstream, midstream, and downstream markets in the continental U.S. At the heart of our foundation, GIS has provided support to the Gulf of Mexico oil & gas industry providing services from the conceptual project stages, to fabrication & construction, maintenance & turnarounds, and eventual decommissioning, GIS offers the expertise for every stage of our client’s operational needs. For more information, visit www.gisy.com.
Modex is a leading provider of DNV GL 2.7-1/2.7-2 certified CCU’s, cabins and related equipment for offshore oil and gas operations. The company has operations in Norway, UK, Bulgaria, Romania, The Netherlands, Denmark, Brazil, UAE, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Canada and the United States. Modex combines North Sea expertise with international reach. For more information, visit www.modexenergy.com.