In May 2021, Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies commercialized our new 13-5/8” 10k spherical style annular element designed to offer certified performance to 10,000 (10k) psi & 275°F (130°C). The element is designed and manufactured in our Q1 and API-16A accredited facility. The element has been certified to the following per 16A testing standards:• High temperature testing to 275°F
• Low temperature testing to 30°F
• Exceeds 16A Fatigue Testing Criteria
“As drilling industry demands increase, FOGT’s commitment to develop solutions to meet these challenges is more important than ever,” says Robert Costolnick, Manager of Pressure Control Products Sales. “We continue to add to our certified portfolio in order to meet our customer and their application requirements.”
The 13-5/8” 10k annular element is available worldwide through our global sales and service facilities and offered as part of FOGT’s Certified, Temperature-Rated product portfolio.
About Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies
Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies is a global solutions provider of critical sealing and connector solutions, niche products and services to the global energy market — including oil and gas, renewables and alternatives. Our strengths in material science, application knowledge, design capabilities and manufacturing capacity, combined with our differentiated product portfolio, are supported by a relentless focus on providing the highest level of service to our customers. Our associates serve a wide range of customers including oil and gas production companies, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and engineering and service companies. Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies has locations in Canada, Malaysia, Norway, Singapore, the UK, the United Arab Emirates, and the US.
About the Freudenberg Group
Freudenberg is a global technology group. Together with its partners, customers and research institutions, the Freudenberg Group develops leading-edge technologies, products and services for more than 40 markets and for thousands of applications: seals, connectors, vibration control components, performance materials / textiles, filters, specialty chemicals, medical products and household and commercial cleaning products. Strength of innovation, strong customer orientation, diversity, and long-term orientation are the cornerstones of the Group. A 170-year-old family-owned company, the Freudenberg Group employs approximately 48,000 people in some 60 countries worldwide and generated revenues of more than $10 billion. For more information, please visit www.freudenberg.com