We began operations in 1979 as a service company in the energy sector.  Since then we have succeeded in establishing ourselves as the leading company in the industry, offering services to Petroleos Mexicanos for their offshore operations using specialized vessels.

  • 1979

    Cotemar, S.A. de C.V. establishes itself as a service company offering catering and accommodation, as well as specialized vessels in the Campeche Sound.  It acquires the first of its specialized dive, maintenance, and personnel transportation vessels. boa-canopus stella-cotemar

  • 1981

    Cotemar acquires additional specialized vessels for transporting materials and personnel.   apolo geminis diana-cotemar  

  • 1985

    Cotemar acquires its first rig, offering catering and accommodation services, functioning as a flotel offering  high quality services. jupiter

  • 1988

    Cotemar increases its fleet of specialized personnel transportation vessels. antenea

  • 1996

    The company strengthens its personnel transportation and catering & accommodation services.  It expand its operations to include construction and maintenance on five rigs and three specialized vessels simultaneously. aries-cotemar regency lancia jasminia iolair britannia saturno libra

  • 2002

    Hibernia arrived. concordia

  • 2012

    The construction of two semi-submersible rigs is began by COSCO.  Specialized crane and maintenance vessels (for transporting liquid and solid materials) join the fleet. cotemar-hercules-01 polaris mercurio-cotemar01 andromeda-2

  • 2013

    Construction begins on Atlantis.


  • 2015

    The two semi-submersible rigs constructed by COSCO arrive. atlantis neptuno

  • 2016

    Beginning in 2016, Servicios de Extracción Petrolera Lifting de México S.A. de C.V., a subsidiary company of Cotemar, was awarded the Cuichapa Poniente area contract, located in the municipality of Moloacan in state of Veracruz, Mexico. The contract was awarded as a result of the company`s participation in the third stage of Round 1 tender led by the Comision Nacional de Hidrocarburos. extraccion-tierra