HOUSTON, TX – Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies (FOGT) was recently awarded a contract from a major oil and gas operator to deliver new compact flange technology for a 20,000-psi deepwater development in the Gulf of Mexico. To meet the project requirements, FOGT will provide a full range of sizes of their state-of-the-art SPO® 20k Compact Flange, which the Company has fully qualified to meet API 17-TR8 design requirements. The SPO® Compact Flange incorporates a compact dual-seal design for high fatigue, pressure and extreme temperatures up to 20,000 psi.
“We look forward to this opportunity to innovate together on this first-of-a-kind project,” said Chris Lee, FOGT Vice President, High Integrity Connectors. “Our commitment to innovation and our participation in the DeepStar® global offshore technology development consortium enables us to design and qualify products in step with emerging industry challenges.”
Learn more about the SPO Compact Flange at fogt.com
About Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies
Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies designs and manufactures innovative sealing solutions and differentiated products for the oil and gas industry. The company is focused on the exploration and production (upstream) segment. We serve a wide range of customers including oil and gas producing companies, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and engineering and service companies that provide technologies, equipment and services for producing oil and gas from land-based, offshore and subsea installations around the world. Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies has locations in Canada, Malaysia, Norway, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States of America.
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