OTC (Offshore Technology Conference )

 ​Offshore Technology Conference

 1-4 May 2017 • NRG Park • Houston, Texas, USA

BVM CORPORATION BOOTH 2205                                         



The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters.

OTC is the largest event in the world for the oil and gas industry featuring more than 2,300 exhibitors, and attendees representing 100 countries.

Founded in 1969, OTC’s flagship conference is held annually in Houston. OTC has expanded and globally with the Arctic Technology Conference, OTC Brasil, OTC Asia, and d5.

OTC is sponsored by 13 nonprofit organizations in the energy industry, who work cooperatively to develop the technical program. Revenue from OTC directly benefits the membership of these societies.



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Company week


By Eric Peterson on June 8, 2016, 10:39 pm MDT 



·       Location Denver

·       Founded: 1956


Privately owned the longstanding Manufacturer of manual pipe-handling tools for the oil and gas industry aims to diversify into new markets. 

After immigrating to the U.S. from Germany, Norbert Vogler bought the manufacturer that evolved into BVM for $5,000 in 1956. "I borrowed the money from my sister," Norbert recalls.


He took on machining and tooling jobs before finding a focus in oil and gas, initially providing parts for pumps and motors on drilling rigs.

By the 1970s, other customers emerged. "They were begging me to build oil tools," says Norbert. A company mainstay emerged: tongs for handling pipe. "That's how we got started in the oil business." 


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