Back Up Rings

Adhesives & Sealants

Backup (Anti-Extrusion) Ring Compounds serve oil & gas industries.

Ultra Performance Structural Compounds allow backup rings to perform beyond conventional high-pressure/-temperature downhole conditions, while PEEK RTP 2200 and PPS RTP 1300 compounds offer mechanical properties suitable for conventional well conditions. Compounds formulated to reduce spring associated with backup rings can be machined from injection molded stock shapes, and Controlled Geometry...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Saint-Gobain Seals Group's Meldin

GARDEN GROVE, CALIFORNIA – Saint-Gobain Seals Group's Meldin® 5000 series offering has been selected for packing kit backup rings for a down hole drilling application in the oil and gas market.  The Meldin® 5000 series based on polyetheretherketone (PEEK) belongs to the Meldin® HT product family, which includes other high performance, polymer-based custom thermoplastic solutions. The backup...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.

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Performance Packagings AIRSHIELD Achieves FDA Approval for Food & Beverage Applications

As a globally recognized provider of full-service packaging products and services, we have a history of developing innovative solutions that promote enhanced efficiency in a wide range of packing applications. Our new AIRSHIELD product is just another example of how we are helping food and beverage manufacturers to extend the life of their products. To learn more about this cutting-edge product, see our video.

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