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Rig-floor computer solutions

Laversab’s latest Atex-certified Zone-1 and Zone-2 rig-floor computers are specifically designed to overcome challenges presented by drill rig environments. The compact, lightweight Model 2950 is designed to be Intrinsically Safe (IS) for Zone-1 applications, features an Intel Atom processor and uses a solid-state drive for storage, enabling it to withstand severe vibration. Units include a 15-inch sunlight-readable display with auto-dimming, coupled with a touch-screen, and are compatible with various interface configurations.    Laversab, Inc.

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  • Laversab, Inc.

    505 Gillingham Lane
    Sugar Land , TX
    US , 77478

    Founded in 1982, Laversab has been dedicated to providing reliable and innovative products to the Oilfield industry. Laversab Designs and Manufactures Oilfield and MWD Surface Systems to be used in HAZLOC areas in the most extreme environments including Class 1 Division 1 / Zone 1 and Class 1 Division 2/ Zone 2. Laversab’s Oilfield and MWD Systems are typically used on the Rig Floor.

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