March 2024 – Entro Industries announces participation in the 2024 OTC in booth #4629

HILLSBORO, Ore. – MARCH 13, 2024 – Entro Industries to unveil groundbreaking XT Stack Handling System at Offshore Technology Conference 2024

Entro Industries, a leading provider of custom-designed drilling rig systems, is set to reveal its pioneering Offshore XT Stack Handling System at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas, from May 6-9, 2024. Developed in collaboration with 3C Metal, this innovative design offers significant advantages to clients in offshore drilling.

The Offshore XT Stack Handling System boasts a Safe Working Load of 120mT for the XT Carrier System. It features an ingenious elevator mechanism designed to navigate under drill floor clearance restrictions. This cutting-edge technology promises to enhance offshore drilling projects' safety, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.

"We are thrilled to showcase our groundbreaking XT Stack Handling System at OTC 2024," said Shawn Smith, President at Entro Industries. "This system is a testament to our commitment to providing innovative solutions that address the unique challenges faced by the offshore energy industry."

The Offshore XT Stack Handling System is slated for delivery in early 2024 and promises to be an unbeatable long-term investment for offshore drilling operations. Attendees of OTC 2024 can visit Entro Industries at booth #7533 to learn more about this revolutionary technology and explore the company's wide range of custom design services.

“The success of this project can be attributed to the combined expertise of both 3C Metal and Entro Industries in providing turnkey engineering solutions to the offshore industry, said Jordan Laurans, General Manager of 3C Metal Middle East,

“The XT Stack Handling System stands out, not only for its quality and innovative design, but also for the efficiency with which our partnership executed the project. The design, fabrication, testing and preparation for shipment were all achieved within an impressive 6-month timeframe. 3C Metal takes great pride in this successful collaboration with Entro Industries,’ Laurans stated.

For more information or to schedule a meeting with Entro at OTC, please email, or call

About Entro Industries
With over 55 years of design and manufacturing experience in the oil industry, Entro Industries specializes in providing simple solutions to complex engineering and manufacturing challenges. The company's expertise spans conceptual design, feasibility studies, mechanical and structural design, engineering and drafting support, third-party engineering review, and risk assessment.

About 3C Metal Group
Established in 1995 in France, 3C Metal is a global leader in providing sophisticated engineering services to the onshore and offshore oil and gas industry. The company has diversified its services to include other areas of the energy sector, including the petrochemical, renewable energy, power generation, marine and mining industries. 3C Metal specializes in steel fabrication, with a core specialty of high-pressure piping processes and techniques. Its services include project management, engineering, procurement, manufacturing, installation and inspection work.