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Gauthiers’ names industry veteran to lead Houston sales

(Lafayette, La.) – Gauthiers’, a Modex company, has hired Emmett Gauthier to head its sales activities in the Houston market. Gauthier is a veteran of the oil and gas industry with more than three decades of experience, including 23 years with Schlumberger and 11 with Weatherford International. He is active in industry professional groups including the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the American Association of Drilling Engineers, the International Association of Drilling Contractors and the Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts. As a result, he brings a wealth of expertise in land, offshore and deepwater oil and gas operations.

Emmett Gauthier
Emmett Gauthier

“Few can match the industry experience that Emmett brings to the table. He’s the ideal person to help us better serve the deepwater market with Houston-based support,” said Garett Gauthier, vice president of business development for Gauthiers’.

As account executive for Gauthiers’, Emmett Gauthier will be responsible for Houston-area sales as well as introducing the company’s new products to the market. Thanks to its recent merger with Modex, Gauthiers’ soon will be offering new lines of CCUs, offshore tanks, cutting boxes and offshore cabins alongside its current fleet of offshore containers.

Gauthiers’, a Modex company, offers sale and rental of offshore containers, baskets and support equipment for domestic and international oil and gas industry customers. The company specializes in DNV 2.7-1/EN12079/IMO MSC/Circ. 860 certification standards. Gauthiers’ is an active participant on the technical committees of ISO 10855: Offshore Container-Design, Manufacture and Marking, and API 2CCU: Offshore Cargo Container Design, Manufacturing and Inspection. The ISO 9001: 2008 certified company serves clients locally and globally with locations in Lafayette, Houma and Port Fourchon, La. For more information, visit