Explore the world's offshore developments, share a lifetime of learning with your peers.

OTC 2022 Recognizes Spotlight on New Technology® Award Winners

Thursday, March 17, 2022

Houston, Texas (17 March 2022) – The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) announced today the winners of the 2022 Spotlight on New Technology Award. This prestigious award is presented to OTC exhibitors who are revolutionizing the future of offshore energy through technological advancement and innovation. A total of 14 companies, including seven small businesses, were recognized this year for their breakthrough hardware and software technologies.

Recipients of this year’s award were selected based on the following criteria: novelty in the marketplace; level of innovation; demonstrated success; broad commercial appeal; and ability to make a significant impact across the offshore industry.

“Every year, OTC receives hundreds of award submissions showcasing remarkably impressive and groundbreaking technological advancements in the offshore energy sector,” said Paul Jones, chairperson, OTC Board of Directors. “The companies awarded today represent some of the most innovative and advanced technologies around, which we trust will shape and transform the industry for years to come.”

2022 Spotlight Winners

  • Bosch Rexroth, producer of SVA R2 – The world´s first electric Subsea Valve Actuator with safety by springs, as compact as hydraulic actuators
  • Expro, producer of Galea™ - Autonomous Well Intervention System
  • Oil States Industries, producer of Oil States Managed Pressure Drilling & Riser Gas Handling System
  • Oil States and TotalEnergies, producers of 15K High Pressure, High Temperature (HPHT) Riser System For Subsea Drilling Applications in Shallow Water
  • R3 Environmental Systems, producer of Vacuum Assisted Pure Oil Recovery Technology
  • Schlumberger, producer of ReSOLVE iX extreme-performance instrumented wireline intervention service
  • Schlumberger, producer of Autonomous Directional Drilling

2022 Spotlight Small Business Winners

  • ClampOn, producer of ClampOn Subsea Flow Temperature Monitor
  • CoreAll, producer of CoDril™
  • HYTORC, producer of MXT+™ Hydraulic Torque Wrench
  • HYTORC, producer of HYTORC Connect Software App
  • Rocsole Ltd, producer of ROCSOLE Intelligent Level Detection & Data Analytics for Sand Management
  • Subsea Shuttle, LLC, producer of Subsea Shuttle, LLC
  • Aquatec Group, producer of KINEKtron®

Since 2014, OTC has proudly recognized the innovation and technologies developed by small businesses. In order to qualify for the small business award, companies must meet the above criteria, be independently owned and operated or registered as a nonprofit organization and have no more than 300 employees in the 12 months prior to the application deadline.

More information about these technologies can be viewed on OTC’s Spotlight on New Technology Award page.



The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) is where energy professionals meet to exchange ideas and opinions to advance scientific and technical knowledge for offshore resources and environmental matters. Founded in 1969, OTC’s flagship conference is held annually in Houston. OTC has expanded technically and globally with the Arctic Technology Conference, OTC Brasil, and OTC Asia. For more information, visit www.otcnet.org


Become A Member

As a member of one or more societies, you will gain technical knowledge and build relationships that will benefit you throughout your career. Members also receive discounted registrations to OTC.

Find out more