MacDermid Offshore Solutions Purchased Niche Products and Its Parent Company Subsea Fluid Technologies Ltd.

September 30, 2015


We are pleased to announce that today MacDermid Offshore Solutions purchased Niche Products and its parent company Subsea Fluid Technologies Ltd. The acquisition includes the complete line of Pelagic branded products including formulations and manufacturing processes. Offshore Environmental Oils and Subsea Fluids Services Ltd will continue to trade as normal. The outgoing Niche team will be assisting MacDermid with the integration of the brand until the end of 2014, thus ensuring a smooth transition of the business.

Mark Hollinger, President of MacDermid Offshore Solutions, “Tom and his team have built a great portfolio of water-based hydraulic and storage fluid products and strong relationships over the past 13 years. We are pleased to add their products to our high quality offering and their customers to our family.”

Tom McKechnie, CEO of Subsea Fluid Technologies, said, “We would like to sincerely thank all customers and suppliers for a fantastic 13 years together and we wish you continued success with the Pelagic brand via its new owner.”

With immediate effect please direct all enquires relating to the purchase and support of Pelagic branded products to the relevant MacDermid Offshore Solutions facility below:

USA +1 800-521-2589
UK +44 (0) 1942 501000
Australia +61 3 9303 5150


If you have any questions please get in touch with MacDermid Offshore Solutions’ Vice President of Business Development Steve Racca (Tel: +1 713 472 5081, or Former Managing Director of Niche Products Peter Eccles (+44 1942 685652 ,