Modex & GIS Launch CCU Partnership Serving the Gulf of Mexico


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 6, 2019

(Lafayette, La.) — Modex, a leading global provider of DNV GL Cargo Carrying Unit (CCU), tanks and cabins for offshore oil and gas operations, announces a partnership with GIS, a global energy service provider. Under the terms of this agreement, GIS and Modex will merge their collective operations and rental assets in the Gulf of Mexico. Together, they will provide a wide range of shore rental equipment to the Texas, Louisiana and broader Gulf of Mexico region, including MINI containers, closed containers, open top containers, half-height baskets, baskets, bottle racks, tool boxes, cutting boxes, refrigerated transportation equipment, special units, waste skips, waste compactors, lifting frames, acid tanks, chemical tanks, jet fuel tanks, and other storage and specialized tanks.

“This partnership will allow us to serve even more customers operating in the Gulf of Mexico with an even wider variety of assets,” said Eric Snellen, CEO of Modex. “Our combined products and strategically located stocks will serve to increase our overall market share and deliver a larger range of options to our customers in the area.”


About Modex:

Modex is a leading global provider of DNV GL 2.7-1/2.7-2 certified CCU’s, cabins and related equipment for offshore oil and gas operations. The company has operations in Norway, UK, Bulgaria, Romania, The Netherlands, Denmark, Brazil, UAE, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Canada and the United States. Modex combines North Sea expertise with international reach. For more information, visit


About GIS:

Established in 1948 in Grand Isle, Louisiana, GIS currently services upstream, midstream, and downstream markets in the continental U.S. At the heart of our foundation, GIS has provided support to the Gulf of Mexico oil & gas industry providing services from the conceptual project stages, to fabrication & construction, maintenance & turnarounds, and eventual decommissioning, GIS offers the expertise for every stage of our client’s operational needs. For more information, visit