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AFGlobal Signs Frame Agreement with ExPert Riser Solutions

December 17, 2018

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 17, 2018--AFGlobal today announced they have signed a Frame Agreement with ExPert Riser Solutions, LLC that will bring together the companies’ marine drilling riser inspection and drilling riser repair services.

This agreement will combine the Companies’ respective core technologies, experience, engineering, and manufacturing capabilities to provide a robust marine drilling riser inspection and repair solution for drilling contractors around the world consisting of onboard, onsite, and at facility services using proprietary automated and manual inspection techniques. This agreement will also provide full service repair facilities in the Gulf of Mexico and Brazil as well as forging and machining assets for aftermarket parts manufacturing.

“We look forward to our relationship with ExPert Riser, which will better enable us to meet and exceed the global drilling riser inspection and repair requirements of our core customers,” commented Roland Kennedy, VP Lifecycle Services for AFGlobal.

“ExPert Riser is very pleased to team up with AFGlobal to better inspect and repair marine riser for our customers, not only in the Gulf of Mexico but internationally as well,” said Bill von Eberstein, President & CEO of ExPert Riser Solutions.

AFGlobal is an oil and gas OEM specializing in technology, products, and services. Our fully-integrated manufacturing capabilities serve clients around the world. We align well-established precision engineering with industry-leading innovation. AFGlobal provides strategic technologies to the upstream market for onshore, offshore and connectors and precision manufacturing requirements. www.afglobalcorp.com

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CONTACT: AFGlobal - Christine Mathers

Director of Communications

+1.713.393.4361 |cmathers@afglobalcorp.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENERGY OIL/GAS OTHER ENERGY TRANSPORT MARITIME MANUFACTURING OTHER MANUFACTURING

SOURCE: AFGlobal

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