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|Forum Energy Technologies Announces Effect of Hurricane Harvey, Updates Third Quarter 2017 Guidance|
Based on currently available information including the direct and
indirect impacts of Hurricane Harvey, the company now expects third
quarter revenue of approximately
Prady Iyyanki, Forum’s CEO, commented, “We were fortunate that none of our facilities received significant damage, and all were fully operational by the end of the third quarter. We are also pleased that customer demand remains strong, as orders in the third quarter were up from the prior quarter.”
The company will provide an update on its third quarter 2017 earnings
conference call to be held on
Forum Energy Technologies is a global oilfield products company, serving the drilling, subsea, completions, production and infrastructure sectors of the oil and natural gas industry. The Company's products include highly engineered capital equipment as well as products that are consumed in the drilling, well construction, production and transportation of oil and natural gas. Forum is headquartered in Houston, TX with manufacturing and distribution facilities strategically located around the globe. For more information, please visit www.f-e-t.com.
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