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GEC and White Deer Energy announce a new production optimization and artificial lift solutions provider, Flowco Inc., formed via the merger of Flowco Production Solutions, Estis Compression and Flogistix

HOUSTON –(BUSINESS WIRE)– GEC and White Deer are pleased to announce the formation of Flowco, Inc. (“Flowco”), creating the shale industry’s leading provider of production optimization and artificial lift solutions. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Flowco has approximately 1,300 employees located in every major productive region of the domestic oil and gas industry, and a growing international presence. Flowco provides patent-protected products and services that are vital throughout the 30-year lives of producing wells, including high pressure gas lift, traditional gas lift, plunger lift, vapor recovery and a variety of digital technologies. “Flowco combines the strengths of three market leaders in the production optimization industry – Flowco, Estis, and Flogistix have each developed technologies that provide the world’s leading energy producers with mission critical products required to optimize today’s oil and gas fields,” said GEC’s Managing Partner, Jonathan Fairbanks. “Our partnership with White Deer paves the way for Flowco’s continued growth and innovation in the sector.” “The merger forming Flowco represents a strategic alignment with GEC of our collective vision to lead the production optimization and artificial lift solutions sectors,” said White Deer Managing Partner, Joe Bob Edwards. “By uniting our three companies, each expert in their field and in complementary

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An ESG Marriage Made in Heaven

A former GEC portfolio company, GustoMSC, recently published an article titled: An ESG Marriage Made in Heaven. GEC agrees that ESG and hydrocarbons can be a win-win for the energy transition. GustoMSC is the leading designer of not only offshore wind installation vessels, but also offshore rigs used by oil & gas companies.

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