Receives Honor at Southwest and Midcontinent Oil & Gas Awards
HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Frank’s International N.V. (NYSE:FI) is pleased to announce that it was recognized as the Oilfield Services Company of the Year at the Southwest and Midcontinent Oil & Gas Awards held at the Westin Dallas Park Central last week. This award category honors and recognizes companies providing multiple services to regional operators. Success in this category demonstrates that Frank’s International completed multidisciplinary campaigns under the oilfield services umbrella and repeatedly proved its uncompromising commitment to operational excellence, technological achievements, environmental impact mitigation, and outstanding commitment to corporate social responsibility.
In receiving the award, Frank's earned praise from judges who stated the following:
“Frank’s International is very well respected in the oil and gas industry, and their reputation is based on their commitment to their customers and their focus on quality. The commitment shown in the entry to the value of QHSE is testament to the culture instilled at Frank’s, and they scored highly for this reason.”
“This company has made their name offshore and are benefitting from the shale revolution that has significantly impacted their land-based operations. The use of their CLSS system offers an innovative solution, the only non-marking tubular running system in the industry.”
“We are truly honored to receive this distinguished award,” said Frank’s International’s President and CEO, Gary Luquette. “I am especially proud of our team of outstanding employees whose hard work and dedication allow us to deliver the superior service that our customers have come to expect from us.”
The Oil & Gas Awards ceremony recognizes the remarkable achievements made within the upstream and midstream sectors of the North American oil and gas industry, and is a gathering where hundreds of oil and gas executives meet annually to celebrate operational excellence, innovations in technology, corporate social responsibility, health and safety, and environmental stewardship. For more information about the Oil & Gas Awards, all regional awards and award categories can be reviewed on their website at www.oilandgasawards.com.
Frank’s International N.V. is a global oil services company that provides a broad and comprehensive range of highly engineered tubular services to leading exploration and production companies in both offshore and onshore environments, with a focus on complex and technically demanding wells. Founded in 1938, Frank’s has over 4,000 employees and provides services in approximately 60 countries on six continents. The Company’s common stock is traded on the NYSE under the symbol “FI.” Additional information is available on the Company’s website, www.franksinternational.com.
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