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Cotemar, a Market Leader in The Gas and Oil industry

Cotemar is a prominent Mexican firm that has invested heavily in the energy sector. With a humble beginning in 1979, this firm has grown tremendously and expanded its operations. Currently, it is one of the leading market providers of offshore services in the gas and oil industry. This company provides amazing services to the well-known Petroleos Mexicanos gas and oil business. Cotemar as a corporation offers distinct services in two major areas including food and accommodation services as well as specialized vessels at the Campeche Bay. This company was the very first to buy personnel transportation, maintenance vessels and specialized dive. In 1981, Cotemar introduced specialized vessels designed for the transportation of materials and personnel to its fleet. This was a great achievement that made the firm strengthen its position as a market leader.

Later in 1985, Cotemar successfully expanded to provide its clients with accommodation and restaurant services. Subsequently in 1989, the firm raised the number of specialized personnel fleet with an aim to upgrade its business. In 1996, Cotemar managed to grow its market presence. It achieved this objective by extensively expanding its services by personnel and transporting materials in addition to accommodation and food services. Furthermore, Cotemar began providing maintenance and construction services on 5 rigs and 3 specialized vessels at the same time.

Rise to Success

Six years later in 2002, Cotemar partnered with Pemex to acquire the first large ship thus raising its production to the peak in 2004. In 2012, this company collaborated with COSCO to officially launch the two semi-submersible rig construction. Later, a specialized crane and maintenance vessels to transport both liquid and solid materials was added to the firm’s assets. In 2016, Cotemar began onshore oil extraction operations following the launch of the two semi-submersible rigs. Presently, this firm uses specialized vessels designed to provide safety and quality services that not only meet client’s needs but also exceed their expectations. These services are provided through three key units namely Cotemar construction, maintenance and engineering and modernization, Cotemar specialized maritime ship services and Cotemar food and accommodation services.


Under Cotemar maintenance, engineering and construction, the firm seeks to modernize its customers processing centers and offshore rigs right from installation to the start of operation. The food and accommodation service unit provides rigs operated by the firm. Lastly, Cotemar specialized marine ship services aim at transporting personnel, materials and nourishment. Additionally, Cotemar has firefighting and towing vessels. Guided by ethical values, innovation, humility and integrity, employees working for Cotemar have made a great contribution in the success of the firm.