HOUSTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Deep Down, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DPDW), today announced the signing of two contracts in excess of $4 million for work in West Africa. These contracts, for buoyancy products made by our subsidiary Flotation Technologies, Inc. and umbilical services at Deep Down’s Channelview, Texas facility, will be completed over the first half of 2010.
“We continue to support the deepwater projects in West Africa through the expansion of our product lines in these areas,” stated Ronald E. Smith, Deep Down’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “This recent string of orders, for multiple fields in West Africa, offers proof that the marketplace continues to recognize our expertise in some of the world’s most demanding environments.”
About Deep Down, Inc.
Deep Down, Inc. is an oilfield services company serving the worldwide offshore exploration and production industry. Deep Down’s proven services and technological solutions include distribution system installation support and engineering services, umbilical terminations, loose-tube steel flying leads, distributed and drill riser buoyancy, ROVs and tooling, marine vessel automation, control, and ballast systems. Deep Down supports subsea engineering, installation, commissioning, and maintenance projects through specialized, highly experienced service teams and engineered technological solutions. The company’s primary focus is on more complex deepwater and ultra-deepwater oil production distribution system support services and technologies, used between the platform and the wellhead. Deep Down provides these services through its subsidiaries. More information about Deep Down is available at www.deepdowncorp.com, by contacting the Company at (281) 517-5000, or [email protected]