(Lafayette, LA) –Today, Frank’s Casing Crew and Rental tools announces its nomination as a finalist for the 2010 World Oil Awards in the Best Deepwater Technology category. On Oct. 14, the ninth Annual World Oil Awards will recognize the industry’s leading innovators and innovations that represent the best technological achievements or contributions from July 1, 2009 through June 30, 2010. This marks Frank’s first nomination from World Oil.
The World Oil Awards is organized by World Oil Magazine, a monthly publication established in 1916, that covers the upstream oil and gas industry. The awards program garners hundreds of submissions from points around the globe. A third party Advisory Board, comprising nine senior industry executives and academics, along with The Next Generation Committee, made up of 14 up-and-coming leaders in the petroleum industry, review and judge the short list of nominees.
“It is truly an honor to be considered for this award,” Donald Mosing, President of Frank’s Casing Crew and Rental Tools. “Being named a finalist in the category of deepwater technology is a testament to the innovation that our team of engineers are constantly seeking to attain.”
Frank’s Casing Crew & Rental Tools Inc. is a leading provider of equipment and personnel for installing, threading, welding, driving and distributing oilfield tubulars. Established in 1938 by Mr. Frank Mosing as a one-crew casing company, Frank’s now employs over 1,000 people and remains family-owned to this day.