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6/22/2011 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Expands with New Facility; Promotes Bennett and Lee
  Kenny LeeErnie BennettVariable Bore Rams, Inc. has built a new facility in Broussard, La., President Hines M. "Chip” Marshall, Jr. announced. In addition, Kenneth P. "Kenny” Lee has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Ernest "Ernie” Bennett promoted to Regional Sales Manager.


8/24/2011 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. and Cameron to Begin Offering New Ram
  Cameron ramsVariable Bore Rams, Inc., one of the largest original equipment manufacturer (OEM) ram providers in the world, in conjunction with Cameron, will begin offering 11” 3-1/2” – 5-1/2” variable bore rams.

 
10/10/2011Variable Bore Rams, Inc. to Celebrate Grand Opening of Broussard Facility
  VBR Broussard HeadquartersVariable Bore Rams, Inc. will celebrate the grand opening of their Broussard office with an open house from 2 -8 p.m. on Oct. 25. The open house will showcase the 26,654-square-foot shop and warehouse; 3,000-square-foot climate controlled elastomer storage room; and the 7,671-square-foot office where all administrative and operational duties will be performed. 

12/12/2011Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Maintains Superior Safety Performance - Exceeds Industry Standards
  SafetyVariable Bore Rams, Inc. has exceeded Occupational Safety & Health Association (OSHA) industry standards by meeting a total recordable incident rate (TRIR) of .93 in 2011, announced President Hines M. "Chip” Marshall, Jr.
5/1/2012 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Adds Primeaux and Brocato to Broussard Office
  Variable Bore Rams, Inc. has named Jared Primeaux Operations and Logistical Coordinator and Mathew Brocato Assembly Technician. Primeaux’s responsibilities will include quality control for all active jobs and customer inquiry response. Brocato will manage warehouse inventory and maintain quality control of all BOP rams in VBR’s vast inventory. Brocato holds certifications in overhead crane and forklift equipment operation and advanced safety tracking management. 
6/14/2012 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Opens Distribution Center in Yoakum, Texas
  New FacilityVariable Bore Rams, Inc. has added a distribution center in Yoakum, Texas. The new distribution center will reduce response time in West and South Texas by more than 20 hours. The distribution center’s equipment will include a large and diverse inventory specifically selected for these regions, along with a complete selection of spare elastomers.
10/11/2012Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Names Leger Operations Coordinator - Quality Control
  Brandon LegerVariable Bore Rams, Inc. has named Brandon Leger Operations Coordinator–Quality Control. Leger will be responsible for VBR’s Quality Program, a management system used to document the company’s best business practices, better satisfy the requirements and expectations of its customers, and improve the overall management of the company. 
11/28/2012Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Adds Hydril Shearing Blind Ram to its Offerings
  HydrilVariable Bore Rams, Inc. has added the GE Hydril shearing blind ram to its offerings. Manufactured by GE Hydril, the ram is capable of completely shutting off the well after pipe has been sheared. It is recommended for all applications using 9-5/8"pipe and below and available in sizes 18-3/4-10M and 18-3/4-15M.
1/22/2013 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Enters Into Agreement with Weatherford Asia Pacific Pte Ltd to Provide Blowout Preventer Rams
  Variable Bore Rams, Inc. has entered into an agreement with Weatherford Asia Pacific Pte Ltd to provide Blowout Preventer (BOP) rams. Equipment stocking will begin in February 2013 and will allow for the quicker deployment of rams in the Asia Pacific region.
4/17/2013 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. to Host Customer Appreciation Day
  Customer Appreciation DayVariable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR), one of the largest original equipment manufacturers (OEM) of blowout preventer components and ram providers in the world, is hosting a Customer Appreciation Day on May 2 at its home office in Broussard, La.
9/19/2013 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Names McCreary as Sales Account Manager
 
Cameron McCrearyVariable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR) has named Cameron McCreary as sales account manager, announced President Hines M. "Chip" Marshall, Jr. Based in San Antonio, TX, McCreary will be responsible for expanding sales and revenue in the west and south Texas regions. 
7/29/2014 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Opens Second Distribution Center in Texas
 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR) has expanded with a new distribution center in Midland, Texas, President Hines M. "Chip” Marshall Jr. announced. The new facility will improve response time in New Mexico, Oklahoma and West Texas by up to seven hours and make inventory rotation into and out of VBR’s headquarters easier.  
4/8/2015 Variable Bore Rams Inc. Sponsors KV Racing Technology at First Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana
  VBR Indy Grand Prix Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR), announced that it will be the primary sponsor for the No. 4 Variable Bore Rams – KV Racing Technology Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone car driven by Stefano Coletti in the first ever Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana to be held in New Orleans on April 10-12, 2015.
4/16/2015 Variable Bore Rams, Inc. Celebrates 35 Years of Service
  VBR 35th Year Anniversary Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR), is celebrating its 35th year of providing exceptional support and service to blowout preventer operators. The company, founded in Lafayette, Louisiana, has grown from offering a single variable bore ram model to hosting one of the largest inventories of OEM blowout preventer rams and elastomers in the world.
5/22/2015 Variable Bore Rams Inc.-Sponsored Car to Race in 2015 Indianapolis 500
 
Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR), one of the largest original equipment manufacturer (OEM) ram and BOP component providers in the world, will be the primary sponsor for the No. 4 Variable Bore Rams – KV Racing Technology car in the 2015 Indianapolis 500 to be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
8/20/2015 Variable Bore Rams Inc. Hosts Customer Appreciation Crawfish Boil
 

Variable Bore Rams Inc. celebrated its customers by hosting a Customer Appreciation Crawfish Boil at the Broussard headquarters facility. All VBR customers were invited to attend the event which included a crawfish boil, refreshments, live music and a fireworks show. VBR employees and staff used this opportunity to express gratitude and to connect with customers and community members in attendance.

9/12/2016 Variable Bore Rams Inc. Supports South Louisiana Flood Victims
  Variable Bore Rams Inc. is lending support to communities in the southern Louisiana disaster zone in the wake of recent flooding.
Publications
  
7/1/2011 The Oilfield's Choice for Ram Rentals.
 

The Oilfields Choice for Ram Rentals

Find out what makes Variable Bore Rams, Inc. a leading provider for variable ram solutions and how we earned our reputation for dependable results. That's why we're The Oilfield's Choice for Ram Rentals.

5/7/2014 Rams with Attitude From VBR
  Rams With Attitude Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR) provides operators; drilling contractors; oilfield service companies; and drilling, workover and completion businesses — domestic and international — with the highest quality OEM rams and elastomers in the industry.
5/7/2014 Superstore, Super Service
  Super Ram ServiceVBR is the Ram Rental Superstore with Super Ram Service.

Variable Bore Rams, Inc. (VBR), an OEM ram and elastomer provider, is the industry leader in service and availability. As an exclusive OEM rental provider, VBR offers customers the largest ram inventory - including Cameron, Hydril and NOV (Shaffer) varieties — that meets and exceeds OEM, API, NTL and BOERME requirements with dual certificates.
5/7/2014 VBR: The Ram Rental Superstore
 Visit the Ram SuperstoreThe Ram Rental Superstore providing Rams with Attitude!
5/7/2014 Billboard: The Global Choice for Ram Rentals
  The Global ChoiceVBR: The Global Choice for Ram Rentals


5/7/2014 Billboard: The Ram Rental Superstore
 VBR the ram rental superstoreThe Ram Rental Superstore providing Rams with Attitude!

   

 

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