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Industrial Vacuum Transfer Services USA (IVTS USA) is a Houston-based company that specializes in the vacuuming and conveying of various industrial and environmental materials. In comparison to traditional vacuum methods, IVTS USA’s system can vacuum and pump, thereby conveying an array of materials over long distances.

Our industrial vacuum has incredible potential when it comes to the duties to which it can be applied. Whether you’re pumping liquids or sludge, excavating, vacuuming dry materials, or doing environmental cleanup, our industrial vacuum system can help. Our processes are superior to conventional methods that rely on excessive manpower with interrupted vacuum operations.


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Our ability to be recognized as a premier contractor and deliver high-quality projects can be attributed to the environment and culture under which we operate. IVTS is based on principles that incorporate ethics and integrity and is committed to a work environment that enables all employees to be safe.

IVTS promotes a strong safety culture with a commitment from executive leadership to field personnel, along with a dedicated and daily focus, both in our offices and at all job sites. Any IVTS employee has the authority to stop working if such conditions exist that puts the safety And well-being of employees or others surrounding the work at risk. These practices have kept our people safe and our company’s OSHA recordable The incident rate is well below the industry standard. For the last 3 years, we have maintained a TRIR of 0.00.

Every employee is trusted and empowered to enhance the IVTS experience for its clients. We value everyone’s thoughts, ideas, and contributions; promoting open and honest communication. Whether it’s providing alternative suggestions to the norm or offering new ideas to the entire process, our employees are encouraged and valued for their contributions to enhancing project, company, and industry practices.

IVTS fosters employee growth and development by offering training opportunities to create new skillsets or enhance those already utilized in current roles. Employees are provided career path mapping and cross-training when interests take them in a new direction. The dedication and hard work of our employees are rewarded through promotion, compensation, and recognition from both local office and corporate leadership.

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Randall Thomas

Founder, Author of New Vacuum Technology

Prior to establishing IVTS USA, Randall has worked within the Oil and Gas Industry for over 47 years as a second-generation oil industry professional consultant.

After numerous years at Unocal, Randall formed a series of companies over the last 20 years that brought innovative technologies and cost savings concepts to the declining and marginal production field such as Go West Logistics, LLC, Payzone Ultra, LLC, and Petrologic, LLC. In 2013, Randall founded Go West Logistics, LLC which concentrated on offering logistical solutions for the oil and gas sector to aid businesses in managing cost savings.

Through managing a consulting practice that specialized in logistics for drilling and fracking operations, Randall acted as the “Subject Matter Expert” for SandBox Logistics inventors. As such, SandBox Logistics more effectively disrupted the manner and methods for the delivery of frac sand to well sites globally.

With his extensive knowledge of work-over rig operations (both onshore and offshore oil production), Randall has also been engaged in a vast number of oil drilling and completion projects in the Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford Shale region of Texas.
Brandon is a petroleum engineer and has spent his 17-year career primarily focused on upstream oil and gas operations. He has developed diversified regional knowledge in multiple basins, including the Permian Basin, Williston Basin and South Texas. Prior to IVTS, Brandon co-founded SandPoint Resources in 2018 where he served as Vice President of Operations. He directly oversaw all operations including drilling, completion, procurement, production, facility construction, SWD and pipeline operations with a minimal staff. SandPoint successfully sold its 27,000 acre South Texas asset to Silverbow in May 2022 for $88 million. Before SandPoint, Brandon served as Operations Manager for Silverback Exploration where he managed completion, production, facility and SWD operations for company’s 36,000-acre Delaware Basin asset, which sold to Centennial Resource Development for more than $850 million in 2016. Prior to Silverback, Brandon was the completion team lead for Statoil’s Bakken Business Unit where he managed frac, workover and remedial operations. Brandon began his career as a drilling engineer with Dominion E&P focused on the Texas Gulf Coast.

Brandon graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering in 2005

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Reggie Boggs


Reggie Boggs


Reggie brings over 30 years of oilfield and industry experience to IVTS. Before joining
IVTS, Reggie worked 25 years for Baker Hughes leading and managing operations,
engineering, and sales in international locations all over the globe.

After Baker Hughes, he spent several years with Weatherford developing and building
Sand Control and Downhole Remote Telemetry product lines, including award-winning
Single Trip RFID Completion systems as well as patented downhole screen products. Reggie received his B.S.M.E. from Louisiana Tech and an MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi

Before joining IVTS USA, Ryan spent 17 years combined in key leadership roles for companies such as Baker Hughes, Schlumberger, and Weatherford executing completion operations for some of the most prolific deep-water wells globally. He managed these operations for companies such as ExxonMobil, Shell, Hess, and Noble Energy in countries all over the world.

The leadership roles within these high-profile projects encompassed responsibilities and ownership for engineering support, new technology design, manufacturing, supply chain, trade compliance, contract management, and customer relations. 

Prior to joining the corporate world, Ryan was instrumental in growing a grassroots drilling contractor company that serviced small independent oil and gas operators in the Texas and Louisiana region. Ryan received his B.B.A marketing degree from Texas Lutheran University in 2005.

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Kent Urdahl

VP Marketing & Strategic Growth

Prior to joining IVTS, Kent Urdahl served as the President & CEO of AdvanceOnline Solutions and as Chairman of the Board. He was promoted into these positions in 2009 after joining AdvanceOnline Solutions in 2006 as Chief Operating Officer. As CEO, Kent increased the revenue significantly both organically and through acquisitions including 2 safety services companies and 2 digital video training providers. Before joining AdvanceOnline, Kent worked for Lexmark International (a former division of IBM) in various roles including District Sales Manager and EMEA Network Product Marketing Manager (based in Paris, France). He joined IBM in 1985 as an Engineer in the supplies division and worked on ink delivery systems for printers and typewriters.

Blum Oren Acquisition Capital LLC


BOAC is a Houston-based investment group founded by John Oren and Steve Blum.
BOAC invests in various innovative companies and is the main investor in IVTS USA.

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