Forum Energy Technologies Announces Appointments of Senior Vice President – Subsea Technologies and Vice President – Well

  Forum Energy Technologies Announces Appointments of Senior Vice President –
  Subsea Technologies and Vice President – Well Intervention

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- October 21, 2013

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET) is pleased to announce that
William (Bill) Boyle has been appointed Senior Vice President – Subsea
Technologies. In this role, he will be responsible for Forum’s global subsea
business which includes the widest range of remotely operated vehicles (ROVs)
in the industry, as well as other products and services critical to the subsea
sector. Bill will be based in Houston, TX.

Cris Gaut, Forum’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “Bill
brings over twenty years of international experience in the subsea industry to
Forum. His leadership skills and depth of experience are exactly what we need
to make Subsea Technologies the preferred partner for our customers in the
growing and increasingly complex subsea industry.”

Prior to joining Forum, Bill held senior leadership positions at Subsea 7,
Wood Group and Technip. Most recently Bill was Chief Operating Officer at
Clough Limited, an Australian publicly traded engineering and construction
company headquartered in Perth, Western Australia. He graduated from Robert
Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland and is a Chartered Surveyor.

Forum also announced that Bryan Suprenant has recently been appointed Vice
President – Well Intervention. In this role, Bryan is responsible for
overseeing Forum’s interest in Global Tubing, a leading manufacturer of coiled
tubing strings, as well as developing Forum’s other businesses in the well
intervention sector. Bryan is based in Houston, TX.

“Bryan’s vast experience in the coiled tubing and well intervention areas will
be of great value to Forum as we expand the range of products we offer to our
service company customers,” stated Cris Gaut.

Bryan was previously President of Complete Production’s IPS Division and
before that held positions with Precision Tube Technology, SeaCAT, Camco and
Schlumberger. Bryan holds degrees from Montana State University and Illinois
State University.

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a global
provider of manufactured technologies and applied products to the energy
industry. Forum’s over 3,500 employees provide the products and technologies
essential to solving the increasingly complex challenges of the subsea,
drilling, completion, and production sectors of the oil and gas industry. For
more information, please visit www.f-e-t.com.

Contact:

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc.
Investor Contact
Mark Traylor, 281.368.1108
Vice President, Investor Relations and Planning
mark.traylor@f-e-t.com
or
Media Contact
Donna Smith, 281.949.2514
Director, Marketing & Communications
donna.smith@f-e-t.com