Oilfield Equipment Business

Through our subsidiary HOWCO, SCOA provides oil field equipment and services from companies such as Schlumberger, Baker Hughes, Cameron, FMC, and others. The market size of oil field service related businesses is much bigger than that of OCTG distribution.


  • Established in 1982 in Scotland
  • HOWCO is a metal distributor that provides value added services including manufacturing for Oil Field Equipment and Service companies
  • Select customers:

    • Baker Hughes, Halliburton, and FMC
  • Operations:

    • USA (Houston)
    • UK (Glasgow, Cumbernauld, Irvine, Sheffield
    • Norway
    • Canada
    • Singapore
    • Dubai
    • Shanghai