Cotemar Demonstrates Sustainability Through Quality Practices

With 8,000 employees, Cotemar is a proudly Mexican company serving the oil and gas industry of the Gulf Region of the United States and Mexico.

For over 37 years, Cotemar has been an integral business partner for the leading oil and gas group in Mexico, Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), bringing stable employment and career opportunities to the Ciudad del Carmen region of Mexico more commonly known for its tourism and gorgeous beaches. Cotemar company culture is like a family, and they do all their own recruiting for new employees, outsourcing nothing through third parties.

Cotemar provides services for the oil and gas industry, such as maintenance, construction of pre-manufactured equipment, and even using dynamic positioning of semi-submersible rigs to execute modernization upgrades of old oil equipment in the Gulf of Mexico, all of which reduces the likelihood of oil spills, demonstrating Cotemar’s commitment to sustainability and environmental protection through sound work habits.

Cotemar also uses specialized vessels to transport personnel, light materials, and food, even providing cooking and cleaning services, such as catering, ironing, laundry and facilities cleaning, all for ships at sea working in oil and gas.

A Company Culture of Safety

Founded in 1979, Cotemar’s first priority is safety for their workers and partners. The model at Cotemar centers around four primary pillars – quality, safety, health, and environmental protection.

The philosophy of Cotemar also centers around efficiency in their contributions to the oil and gas industry. Certainly, safety is at the heart of efficiency.

State of the art technology is key to what Cotemar does, and they are a business driven by technology, and the people inside their organization remaining committed to safe, efficient processes.

Cotemar’s Vision And Values Moving Forward

Cotemar proudly envisions itself as a sustainable company.

At Cotemar, they are looking to expand and more greatly participate in new business segments in the international offshore oil and gas industry, to basically do more of what they do best at Cotemar- delivering state of the art technology and innovatively efficient, and safe working practices.

Integrity is a core value at Cotemar, meaning acting in a consistent, honest and ethical way, in all walks of life, professional and personal. Cotemar recognizes that it’s more than talk, it’s about practicing what you preach.

Reliability is also at the core of Cotemar’s stated values, in business results and within the community, as well as the humility to learn and improve, and of course the spirit of innovation and always challenging business as usual to generate improved alternatives to create greater value.