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DTI acquires AFGlobal

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22 July 2022

DEEPSEA TECHNOLOGIES (DTI) has acquired AFGlobal, now Deepsea Technologies UK (DTUK).

With a 40+ year history, DTUK was an early pioneer in the development of diverless subsea connections with itís Retlock based clamp connection systems and the DMaC delivery system. With a strong engineering team at itís core, the company has continued to innovate over the years to deliver a wide range of subsea flowline and riser connection systems, as well as umbilical connection equipment.

This expansion gives DTI the ability to bring its products and technologies developed over the past 20+ years to its customers in this region, and also provide the same to existing customers of Deepsea Technologies UK LTD Ė with the ability to manufacture in the region. These include subsea controls & umbilical equipment (UTAs, HDUs, SFLs / HFLs, Clamps, HPUs/WCPs), pipeline equipment (PLRs, PLETs / PLEMs), Subsea Intervention Hardware & Tooling, IWOCs systems, and DTIs patented Diverless Bend Stiffener Connectors among others.

DTUK will also continue to manufacture and deliver Taper-Lokô flanges (under license) to customers in the eastern hemisphere.

Combined with operations in the US (DEEPSEA TECHNOLOGIES, WW Industries, and P&M Blasting & Coating), Brazil (Deepsea Technologies Brazil), and India (Dravin Engineering and Deepsea Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd.), the company group now has the ability to engineer and manufacture products in close proximity to customers in North and South America, UK, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia.