Galileo Technologies announces the launch of Galileo Compression USA, its high value-add, technology-driven business division in the US. Galileo is a leading global compression manufacturer and service provider with over 30 years of global experience.  “The US Oil & Gas compression market is radically changing as its participants are increasingly shifting to asset-light, high-technology solutions with an ESG focus” said Osvaldo del Campo, Global CEO of Galileo.

Galileo Compression USA will be led by Ronald J. Foster as President and COO, overseeing its compression sales and fleet operations in North America. Foster has more than 40 years of energy services experience with industry leaders such as Halliburton and Dresser Industries; plus approximately two decades of senior management and executive experience in the Oil & Gas compression industry; most recently as Sr. V.P. and Chief Marketing Officer at CSI Compressco G.P. Prior to the acquisition of Compressor Systems Inc., Foster served as President and Board Director for Compressco Partners, L.P.

“Ron Foster is the right leader for Galileo Compression USA”, said Osvaldo del Campo, Galileo’s CEO. Ron’s extensive compression background, strategic and tactical skills coupled with business development and Industry alliances will launch Galileo’s presence in the compression market here in the U.S.

“I am very excited to join Galileo Technologies to build our value-added, world-class compression solutions business” said Ron Foster. “I believe we have a great business model and a highly talented executive team to capitalize on the growing demand for clean and environmentally friendly natural gas and associated liquids. We are well positioned to provide a value-added suite of compression solutions utilizing the highest quality standards and the latest in compression technology. Our US-based manufacturing and assembly facilities are strategically located in the prolific producing regions of the North East and Permian Basin to provide fast and reliable delivery & service for our customers.”