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Liz Stansfeld
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9300 Sandstone Street
Austin, TX 78737




BARBEQUE - 2012 - OCTOBER 25, 2012!

This year's event is being generously hosted by Forum Energy Technologies

Forum Energy Technologies Inc., headquartered in Houston, is a global provider of manufactured technologies and applied products to the energy industry. With approximately 3,200 employees strategically located throughout the world, Forum is well positioned to provide the products and technologies essential to solving the increasingly complex challenges of the subsea, drilling and production sectors of the oil and gas industry. 
For more information, please visit www.f-e-t.com

Click or scroll down for the following information:

Event Schedule (when to arrive) Become a sponsor Current Sponsors PAY (IF ALREADY REGISTERED)
Location Book Exhibit Space Current Exhibitors  
Auction Sponsor Opportunities Committee  
Register to attend Exhibiting Opportunities Contacts  

Book your exhibit tables and lock in your sponsorship now for our premier fund raiser (and fun event) of the year, the Annual MTS Houston Barbecue Social which will be held the evening of October 25.

In addition to refreshments, a wonderful barbecue dinner, exhibits and social networking, there will also be door prizes and a silent auction. This is a great event and we expect several hundred participant. (Around 500 people attended in 2011). Bring colleagues and spouses.


Forum Energy Technologies
6535 Guhn Road
Houston, Tx 77040

Silent Auction

This year will again include a Silent Auction.  You will have the opportunity to bid on some great items and have some good fun while doing so!!

We are currently accepting donations.  Silent Auction items can include Wine and Spirits, Entertainment Packages, Gift Certificates (Sporting Good Stores, Restaurants, Hotel Stays etc.) Gift Baskets, Jewelry, Fishing and Hunting Trips, Tools, and more.
For quesitons about the Silent Auction, please contact the Silent Auction Chair Wendy Post, Seatronics Inc. 713-464-3311

Exhibit Opportunities

Exhibit space is 79% booked:

Exhibit space is available for $200 per exhibitor, which includes one pass for an exhibit attendee.

Below are some exhibitor guidelines on what to expect:

  • Each exhibitor is provided with a standard six-foot table. (Please do not expect a typical 10x10 booth space - this is a table top exhibit set up.).
  • Your Exhibit table payment includes ONE pass for an employee/attendee to staff the table.
  • No floor standing or pop-up exhibit booths. You are welcome to place anything you wish on your six-foot table as long as it does not interfere with your neighboring exhibitor in height or width.
  • Each table will be fitted with a table cover and drape.
  • Electricity WILL BE available for those requiring it.
  • There is no "wall space" for banners to be fixed or hung on the wall behind your table.
  • Chairs are NOT provided. There is room behind each table for 1-2 attendee to stand and greet visitors. There is some room behind each table & under for storing your materials & a few boxes.
  • Shipping Materials: It is best if everyone brings their exhibit materials with them. However, if you need to send materials ahead of time, contact Melissa Wood Fugro GeoServices: 713.305.7361

For questions about exhibiting, please contact Barbecue Chair Melissa Wood Fugro GeoServices: 713.305.7361

- click here to become a sponsor
Your generous sponsorship supports the MTS Houston's scholarship program. All sponsors will be recognized on this website, in the monthly Announcement and at the barbecue:

Diamond Level 4 - $4,000
Diamond Level 3 - $3,000
Diamond Level 2 - $2,000
Diamond Level 1 - $1,000
Gold - $750
Silver - $500
Bronze - $250

For questions about sponsorship, please contact: Chair Jessica Montoya, Schilling: 281.598.4105


3:00 - 4:00 PM Exhibit set up
5:00 PM - Registration
6:30 PM - Food Service begins
7:15 PM - Program
8:30 PM - Meeting Concludes



  Forum Energy Technologies  Host Facility     

  DYNACON, Inc.  Diamond Level 4     

  Fugro   Diamond Level 2     

  Employer Flexible  Diamond Level 1     

  FMC Schilling Robotics  Diamond Level 1     

  Saipem America  Diamond Level 1     

  Javeler Marine Services LLC  Gold     

  Fragomen Global LLP  Gold     

  GAC Shipping (USA) Inc.  Gold     

  Wachs Subsea  Gold     

  Ashtead Technology Offshore  Silver     

  CDL Inc.   Silver     

  MacArtney Inc.  Silver     

  Sonardyne  Silver     

  CA Richards & Assoc., Inc.  Bronze     

  Pulse Structural Monitoring, Inc  Bronze     

  SEACON  Bronze     

  Stress Subsea, Inc.  Bronze     

  Subsea Technologies, Inc.  Bronze     


  Shea Writing and Training Solutions, Inc.  

  Wachs Subsea  

  Survey Equipment Services Inc  




  Teledyne Odom Hydrographic  

  Subsea Technologies, Inc.  

  INTEGRA Technologies  

  Hardide Coatings Ltd  

  C & C Technologies  


  ULO Systems LLC (USA)  

  FMC Schilling Robotics  

  ClampOn Inc.  


  Hydra-dynamics, Inc  

  Upstream Marketing  

  Ashtead Technology Offshore  


  Petrofac Training Services  

  Stress Subsea, Inc.  

  TE Connectivity  

  CDL Inc.   


  Kongsberg Maritime  

  DYNACON, Inc.  


  PREVCO Subsea, LLC  

  MacArtney Inc.  

  SPT Energy Group  

  SURF Subsea,Inc.  

  CA Richards & Assoc., Inc.  

  Det Norske Veritas (USA)  

  Pulse Structural Monitoring, Inc  

  Matrix Composites & Engineering  

  Teledyne Impulse  

  Teledyne RD Instruments  

  Kymar Subsea  

  Buskop Law Group - Patents & Trademarks  

  OceanWorks International  

  Malin International Ship Repair  

  New Industries, Inc.  

  Parker Energy Products Division  

  Quest Offshore Resources  



  GaUS Anodes   

  Fragomen Global LLP  

  Employer Flexible  

  Energy Industries Council, North and Central Ameri  



  GAC Shipping (USA) Inc.  

  Trelleborg Offshore  


If you have registered and have not yet paid - either for sponsorship, exhibiting or attendance, you may either send a check made payable to MTS HOUSTON SECTION to the address below, or click here to pay online using a credit card. Please note that credit cards are NOT accepted for payment at the door. (Please make sure you are registered BEFORE you submit payment)

Send payment to:
MTS Houston
c/o Stansfeld & Fairbrother
9300 Sandstone Street
Austin TX 78737


BBQ Chair - Melissa Wood, Fugro GeoServices, Inc.  713-305-7361
BBQ Silent Auction: Wendy Post, Seatronics Inc. 713-540-6918


BBQ Committee members & contact details:
BBQ Chair/Exhibits - Melissa Wood, Fugro GeoServices: 713.305.7361
BBQ Silent Auction – Wendy Post, Seatronics: 713.464.3311
BBQ Sponsors – Jessica Montoya, Schilling: 281.598.4105
BBQ Cooks – Terry Dailey, Schlumberger; Chuck Richards & Rick Cisneros, C.A. Richards & Associates