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2016/2017 News

Previous Highlights 2009 – 2015

        • Selected by a Hercules Offshore to design and implement their corporate SMOC solution
        • Continuing to grow despite downturn. 5 New hires in 6 months
        • Digital Energy Journal, “Why we fail to manage control systems software,” April/May 2015
        • Selected by TOTAL for the 18th deepwater project in 5 years
        • Rig Alliance with Factorig and Xwells wins major West African project
        • Released Cyber Security service line
        • Alliance with Fact-O-Rig and Xwells provides single source rig intake solution for all operators
        • Won over competitors and selected by two more African based firms for the intake of their new drillship
        • Partnered with XWELLS and AL ROUMI Tradin
        • Selected by SHELL to complete FMEA on worlds first offshore autodriller, beating out 3 competitor
        • Selected by ADMA OPCO to complete Drilling Systems Optimization Research Program
        • Selected by Freeport McMoran for Two DrillShip Acceptance Programs
        • Digital Energy Journal, “Control System Security – Jan 2014
        • Global MSA’s with several majors signed
        • Completed acceptance on another drillship for TOTAL West Africa
        • Digital Energy Journal, “Software MOC on MODUs
        • Selected by Maersk, Total and DetNorske to maximize HIL (Hardware in Loop) value.
        • Kingston Systems selected for 4th DW Drillship Acceptance for Major West African company.
        • Kingston Systems participates in major Jacking incident FMEA.
        • Kingston Systems announces the addition of complete DP testing and inspection services with the acquisition of senior DP superintendents with 30 years of deepwater experience.
        • Hess, Rig QA and Kingston Systems partner to provide comprehensive acceptance testing on the Atwood Condor. Atwood’s first DP vessel.
        • Completion of the third deepwater vessel for a single African based client.
        • Management is pleased to announce the selection of Kingston Systems for Repsol’s acceptance of the Scarabeo 9.
        • Kingston Systems staffing base has quadrupled since 2010.
        • Kingston Systems announces the successful completion of acceptance work on the Rowan Viking.
        • Management is pleased to announce that Kingston Systems has been selected to inspect 2 new drillships for a London based operator.
        • Kingston Systems selected to speak at the 2011 PetroMin MODU Conference, Singapore.
        • IADC Future Tech Paper #128953, “Advanced Rig Technology: Future Technology Subcommittee Report of Activities and Industry Survey,”

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