Massive machines dominate displays at tech event (photos)

While some of the best technology in oil and gas comes in the smallest ┬ápackages, let’s be honest — it’s the heavy metal that really gets us going. NRG Park is packed this week with some of the world’s largest and strongest machines, tools designed to haul hundreds of tons of massive equipment or halt powerful out-of-control wells.

Take a look at some of the big equipment on display at the Offshore Technology Conference: