Expro enters strategic sales agreement in Asia and Australia

17th July 2013

Leading international oilfield services company, Expro, has entered into a strategic sales representative agreement in the Asian and Australian markets, through its subsidiary Expro Meters Inc.

Under the terms of the agreement, world-leading manufacturer and supplier of solutions in industrial process instrumentation, KROHNE Group, has announced that KROHNE Australia Pty Ltd, will act as a reseller of Expro Meters' SONAR based flow monitoring systems for upstream and midstream oil and gas applications.

Expro Meters offers on-demand, cost-effective, non-intrusive flow meters and measurement services for individual well, flowline and overall field production surveillance. This enables oil and gas producers to realise increased value from their wells and fields through improved production monitoring, optimisation of well performance, increased efficiency and reduced metering costs. Expro Meters has exclusive rights to SONAR flow measurement technology in topside upstream and midstream oil and gas markets.

Craig Watterson, Expro Meters Global Sales Manager, comments:

"We're delighted to partner with KROHNE in supplying our SONAR technology to the Asian and Australian markets. KROHNE is a recognized leader in providing safe, reliable and high-quality products to the oil and gas sector. The KROHNE Asia organization has extensive reach throughout the region, with a track record of responding to and exceeding customers' needs by offering innovative technical solutions.

"Additionally, the KROHNE Asia organisation has technical knowledge and years of experience with SONAR metering technology. This combination makes them a uniquely qualified strategic reseller for Expro in this region."

Patrick Matthews, Managing Director of KROHNE Australia, adds:

"The sales agreement with Expro is a strategic partnership of high importance for KROHNE in Asia and the Pacific. Partnering with a leading oil and gas service company such as Expro is very exciting for us, as we have targeted the oil and gas sector as a high growth area for our business.

"KROHNE has been applying SONAR flow technology to difficult applications for several years outside of oil and gas and based on this experience, we strongly believe that the combined flow expertise of our two global companies will offer our oil and gas customers with unique and powerful solutions."

About Expro
Expro's mission is well flow management. We provide services and products that measure, improve, control and process flow from high-value oil and gas wells, from exploration and appraisal through to mature field production optimisation and enhancement.

Our vision is to be the market leader in well flow management, using the industry's best people, to deliver the highest standards of safety, quality and personalised customer service.

We provide a range of solutions across six areas of capability:

  • Exploration & Appraisal Testing
  • Subsea Safety Systems
  • Drilling & Completion
  • Flowback & Clean-up
  • Production
  • Well Integrity & Intervention

For more information about Expro and Expro Meters please visit www.exprogroup.com and www.exprometers.com.

KROHNE is a full-service provider for process measuring technology for the measurement of flow, mass flow, level, pressure and temperature as well as analytical tasks.

Founded in 1921 and headquartered in Duisburg, Germany, the company employs over 3,000 people all over the world and is present on all continents. KROHNE stands for innovation and maximum product quality and is one of the market leaders in industrial process measuring technology.

KROHNE stands for innovation and maximum product quality and is one of the market leaders in industrial process measuring technology.

Additional information about Krohne can be found at www.krohne.com.

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