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San Diego, CA based InterOcean Systems, Inc. joins Delmar Systems, Inc.

The ownership of Delmar Systems, Inc., a worldwide supplier of offshore mooring and subsea services, announces an expansion of products and services with the acquisition of privately owned InterOcean Systems, Inc. InterOcean will be operated as an affiliated entity of Delmar.

Since 1946, InterOcean Systems is the leader in the design and manufacture of high quality oceanographic and environmental equipment and systems, including its proprietary Rig Anchor Release (RAR), acoustic technology and releases, METOC buoys, current meters, transponders, transducers, hydrophones, subsea winches, and other specialized equipment including its proprietary remote oil spill detection system – Slick Sleuth™.

“Delmar is committed to providing the offshore industry with quality products and services,” said Brady Como, Delmar’s Executive Vice President. “InterOcean’s products, services, and long-standing customer service will enhance Delmar’s product offering beyond the traditional oil and gas industry customer base. Their excellent reputation for quality and innovative products will be a great addition to Delmar. We welcome the dedicated professionals as InterOcean has a long standing reputation serving the specialized marine equipment industry on a global basis.

“The synergies between Delmar and InterOcean make this combination of strengths a key benefit to our mutual customers,” says Mike Pearlman, President and CEO of InterOcean. “Our dedicated professionals look forward to continuing the tradition of providing the very best service and quality that has led to our success the last 70 years in business.”

InterOcean Systems will continue to operate with its existing management from its San Diego, CA headquarters as an affiliate of Delmar Systems, Inc., offering the same products and services the company has been known for the last 70 years. 

Headquartered in Broussard, LA, Delmar Systems, Inc. has provided mooring and subsea installation services for over 48 years to every oil and gas region around the globe, with offices strategically located to serve the offshore industry in the world’s most challenging offshore environments. For more information on Delmar Systems www.delmarus.com.

Press Release Archive (2000–2011)



Publications

"Mooring System Considerations for Renewable Energy Standards," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2017

"Improving Reliability of MODU Mooring Sysdtems Through Better Design Standards and Practices," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2017

"Saving Rig Time and Mitigating Risk Through 'Quick-Release' Mooring Systems," SNAME 2017 Offshore Symposium, February 2017

"The Mooring Disconnect," Oilfield Technology, January 2017

"Cut Tail and Run," Oilfield Technology, January 2016

"Cutting out the Consequences," Oilfield Technology, January 2015

"Serpentina FPSO Mooring Integrity Issues and System Replacment: Unique Fast Track Approach," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2014

"Subsea Cap & Contain Method for a Deepwater Tension Leg Platform," SPE/IADC Drilling Conference and Exhibition, Amersterdam, The Netherlands, 5–7 March 2013

"Mitigating Risk in Shallow Water and Arctic Station-Keeping," SNAME 2013 Offshore Symposium, February 2013

"DP Vessel Passive Quick Release Contingency Mooring Systems," SNAME 2012 Offshore Symposium, Houston, TX 

"WHO DAT Project - Polyester Mooring System Design, Analysis, and Installation," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2012

"DP Vessel Passive Quick Release Contingency Mooring Systems," SNAME 2012 Offshore Symposium, February 2012 

"Who Dat initiates production in GoM in post-Macondo era", Offshore, December 2011

"Capturing the True Non-Linear Load-Elongation Properties (Including Permanent Elongation) of Polyester Rope in Mooring Analyses," Offshore Technology Conference Brasil, October 2011

"Installation Penetration of Gravity Installed Plate Anchors - Laboratory Study Results and Field History Data," Offshore Technology Conference Brasil, October 2011

"Synthetic 'Mud Ropes' for Offshore Mooring Applications - Field History and Testing Data,"  September 2011

"Unique small-footprint anchor handles extreme out-of-plane loading in high-uplift conditions", E&P Magazine, June 2010

"Fiber Moorings, Recent Experiences and Research: Fiber Rope Mooring Assessment - Original API RP 2SM Piecewise Linear Stiffness versus Non-linear Stiffness with Integrated Permanent Rope Elongation," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2010

Billy Bergeron Named "Industry Icon" by E&P Magazine, May 2010

"Alternative synthetic component validated for MODU mooring in hurricane conditions", Offshore Magazine, January 2010

"MODU Anchor-Soil Impact on Non-Stationary Anchor Performance," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2009

"Efficient Gravity Installed Anchor for Deepwater Mooring," Offshore Technology Conference, May 2009

"Sizing up Tree Planting", Offshore Engineer, August 2008

"OMNI-Max Anchor Development and Technology," MTS Oceans, 2007

"Subsea Equipment Installations Utilizing Anchor Handling Vessels", Deepwater Technology. October 2003.