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Kalrez® Composite Seals

Kalrez® Composite Seals

For standard and complex composite seal applications, Kalrez® perfluoroelastomer parts can be designed and molded to your specifications. DuPont has proprietary technology to bond Kalrez® to a variety of materials, such as metal or plastic bonding.

Kalrez® Parts Heat Resistance

Kalrez® Parts Heat Resistance

Kalrez® parts last longer and seal more effectively than other elastomers due to their exceptional heat resistance. Even after long-term exposure up to 327°C, they retain elasticity and recovery properties better than other high temperature elastomers.

What Makes MATRx™ EOR Different?

What Makes MATRx™ EOR Different?

DuPont research has shown inoculation with bioplugging microbes to be a critical step necessary to the overall success of MEOR technologies.

Thermal Regulations Overview

Thermal Regulations Overview

DuPont offers an overview of the typical regulation hazard codes and the leading thermal regulations impacting personal protective equipment (PPE).

NESC® C2 Overview

NESC® C2 Overview

NESC® C2 sets best practices and rules to protect utility workers in the construction, maintenance, and operation of electric supply and communication lines and equipment.

Durability and Lifecycle of DuPont™ Nomex®

Durability and Lifecycle of DuPont™ Nomex®

Durable, inherently fire-resistant Nomex® fiber has an excellent wear life and helps contribute to bottom-line savings.

What Keeps You Safe?

What Keeps You Safe?

“What Keeps You Safe?” PPE videos from DuPont show how heroes in firefighting, military, law enforcement, and emergency response rely on DuPont invention and innovation.

Kalrez® TriLobe™ Seals

Kalrez® TriLobe™ Seals

Kalrez® TriLobe™ Seals improve seal life in dovetail grooves. This design combines the excellent chemical, thermal and plasma resistance of Kalrez® perfluoroelastomer parts with a unique cross-sectional shape.

Kalrez® Slabs and Sheets

Kalrez® Slabs and Sheets

Kalrez® slabs and sheets are available in a variety of standard sizes, thicknesses, and compounds for flexible sealing solutions

Corrosion Resistance

Corrosion Resistance

DuPont has a range of corrosion resistance solutions engineered to work hard to protect your Oil & Gas equipment investment. DuPont brands include StreaMax™, Fusabond® and NAP-GARD®.

Industrial Coatings

Industrial Coatings

A range of proven industrial coating solutions from DuPont can help you keep your Oil & Gas industry equipment in peak condition. DuPont brands include StreaMax™, Fusabond® and NAP-GARD®.

Thermal and Electrical Insulations

Thermal and Electrical Insulations

In Oil Sands In Situ applications, DuPont offers films and resins that can provide thermal and electrical insulation, high dielectric and mechanical strength and resistance to electric cable and wiring in aggressive environments.

NFPA 2113 Overview

NFPA 2113 Overview

NFPA 2113 specifies the minimum selection, care, use, and maintenance requirements for flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel in areas at risk from flash fires or short-duration flame exposure that are compliant with NFPA 2112.

NFPA 2112 Overview

NFPA 2112 Overview

NFPA 2112, the standard on flame-resistant garments for protection of industrial personnel against flash fire, provides minimum requirements for the design, construction, evaluation, and certification of flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel.

Abrasion and Wear Resistance

Abrasion and Wear Resistance

DuPont's selection of industrial polymers designed for abrasion resistance as well as wear resistance go the distance to deliver what your operations require: premium end-use performance.

Polymer Technology

Polymer Technology

DuPont polymer technology and applications capability are helping to make faster, more reliable, more efficient connections possible in the mobile technology, office automation and energy industries worldwide.

High Performance Polymers

High Performance Polymers

DuPont supports ideal production with high-performance polymers that can streamline cycle times, reduce costs, and help promote workplace safety.

Clean Technologies Best Practices Workshop

Clean Technologies Best Practices Workshop

DuPont hosts an annual Best Practices Workshop highlighting the STRATCO® Alkylation and MECS® Sulfuric Acid Regeneration Technologies. We had a great turnout for our 2014 Best Practices Workshop in September 2014 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA! Our 2015 Best Practices Workshop is in the planning stages, so be on the lookout for more information!

Polymer Properties Guide

Polymer Properties Guide

At-a-glance guide to DuPont polymer properties and application development opportunities.

Production Optimization & Flow Assurance

Production Optimization & Flow Assurance

DuPont products offer a range of antifouling, lubrication, descaling & cleaning solutions to aid in Oil & Gas production optimization and flow assurance.

Flame Retardant Polymers

Flame Retardant Polymers

DuPont offers the industry’s broadest portfolio of non-halogenated, flame retardant polymer grades and families to fit the needs of your application.

Mild Hydrocracking

Mild Hydrocracking

Mild hydrocracking is catalytic cracking in the presence of hydrogen and operating at ‘mild’ hydrogen partial pressures. IsoTherming® technology limits the temperature rise across the reactor to minimize undesirable side reactions.

ZeCor® Alloy Tech Bulletin

ZeCor® Alloy Tech Bulletin

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) ZeCor® technical bulletin to learn more about our ZeCor® Alloy corrosion-resistant and high-performance metal.

Zecor® Piping System Information

Zecor® Piping System Information

MECS® ZeCor®-Z piping systems set the leading standard on prevention of leaks. The ultra-low corrosion rate of ZeCor-Z results in reduced maintenance costs. Read the brochure to learn more.

MECS® UniFlo® Technical Bulletin

MECS® UniFlo® Technical Bulletin

Read the MECS® UniFlo® acid distributor technical bulletin to learn more about the uses and benefits of our ZeCor®-Z and ZeCor®-310M corrosion-resistant family of alloys in this application.

Hydrogen Safety: Sulfuric Acid Today

Hydrogen Safety: Sulfuric Acid Today

Feature on hydrogen safety in the sulfuric acid industry in Sulfuric Acid Today by James W. Dougherty, Process Engineer, Mosaic Fertilizer LLC.

Acid Coolers Technical Brochure

Acid Coolers Technical Brochure

Download the MECS® engineered alloy products technical bulletin to get more information on the benefits and uses of our innovative FilmGARD®-5 Anodic Protection System offering.

ZeCor® Alloy Packing Brochure

ZeCor® Alloy Packing Brochure

Read the product and offering brochure to learn more about the features and benefits of using our ZeCor® Alloy packing support system.

MECS® WavePak™ Brochure

MECS® WavePak™ Brochure

Read the brochure to learn more about how our MECS® WavePak™ ceramic porcelain packing can help your business increase both performance and savings.

Solid Alkylation

Solid Alkylation

Read the short DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on solid catalyst alkylation.

ZeCor® Alloy Brochure

ZeCor® Alloy Brochure

Download the ZeCor® Alloy technical bulletin to get more information on the benefits and uses of our corrosion-resistant and high-performance metals.

MECS® SULFOX™ Brochure

MECS® SULFOX™ Brochure

Download the full brochure to learn more about features, benefits, the MECS® SULFOX™ process, the MECS® SULFOX™ Flow Diagram and MECS® SULFOX™ applications.

IsoTherming® for Diesel Hydrotreaters

IsoTherming® for Diesel Hydrotreaters

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article on revamping diesel hydrotreaters with IsoTherming® clean fuel technology.

IsoTherming® Clean Fuel Technology

IsoTherming® Clean Fuel Technology

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) brochure on IsoTherming® hydroprocessing technology for cleaner fuel.

IsoTherming® Clean Fuel Article

IsoTherming® Clean Fuel Article

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article in Hydrocarbon Engineering Magazine to learn more about IsoTherming® clean fuel technology and alternative desulfurising methods.

Comparison of H2SO4 & HF Alkylation Process Technologies

Comparison of H2SO4 & HF Alkylation Process Technologies

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) paper comparing the H2SO4 and HF alkylation processes.

Sulfuric Acid Alkylation

Sulfuric Acid Alkylation

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) paper and see how the STRATCO® alkylation technology has numerous technological and competitive advantages over competitive technologies.

Ideas for a Better Cleanup

Ideas for a Better Cleanup

Read the full article in Sulphur Magazine for more information on how DynaWave® wet gas scrubbers can help lower operating costs, allow greater flexibility, and lower CO2 emissions.

DynaWave® Application: Cement Kilns

DynaWave® Application: Cement Kilns

To get more information on improving removal efficiency and protection against corrosion in cement kilns, please read the full bulletin on DynaWave® wet gas scrubber applications.

DynaWave® Reverse Jet Scrubber

DynaWave® Reverse Jet Scrubber

Read the short brochure to learn more about the application, features and benefits of using our DynaWave® Reverse Jet Scrubbers.

Clean Technologies Overview Brochure

Clean Technologies Overview Brochure

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) Clean Technologies brochure to learn more about our focused technology-based solutions backed by real-world experience.

Alkylation Technology versus Dimerization

Alkylation Technology versus Dimerization

Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) paper on how alkylation technology compares to dimerization.

A Guide to Elastomer Properties

A Guide to Elastomer Properties

A quick guide to elastomer properties and application development assistance.

Chemical Resistant Elastomers

Chemical Resistant Elastomers

DuPont has a portfolio of chemical resistant elastomers and thermoplastics to match a broad spectrum of challenges – from aggressive automotive fuels to custom industrial equipment.

Heat Resistant Elastomers

Heat Resistant Elastomers

DuPont offers a range of tested heat resistant elastomers for applications from automotive engines to oil and gas production equipment.

DuPont™ Vespel® Product Families

DuPont™ Vespel® Product Families

Vespel® products are made from a variety of materials (polyimides, thermoplastics, composites and chemically-resistant polymers). These products offer a unique combination of physical properties and design flexibility. Parts are available as custom parts, stock shapes, components or assemblies.

Webinar: FR Garments: New research uncovers that fabric choice can be the most important factor

Lab Safety at University of California

Lab Safety at University of California

This article discusses various aspects of the University of California’s journey to address personal protection across its network of labs on its many campuses. Highlights of the article include key milestones and benefits.

Webinar: FR Garments - Launderability and the Impact on Protection

Webinar: How much is your FR garment costing you really

View PDF | FR Garment Comfort: Explaining the Mystery

View PDF | FR Garment Comfort: Explaining the Mystery

This article discusses the complex issue of FR garment comfort, explaining the three pillars of comfort and the importance of conducting a wear trial.

View PDF | The 3 Second Myth: FR Compliance vs. Protection

View PDF | The 3 Second Myth: FR Compliance vs. Protection

Do you choose FR clothing based on compliance or protection? This article explains the importance of choosing FR garments based on specific hazards.

Drilling and Completion

Drilling and Completion

Whether your drilling and completion operations are focused on flow assurance, well stimulation and improved recovery or looking for high performance materials for downhole equipment, DuPont has the solution.

Waterless Fire Suppression

Waterless Fire Suppression

DuPont™ FM-200® is a waterless fire suppression and is a clean agent fire extinguishant.

Antifouling and Cleaning Solutions

Antifouling and Cleaning Solutions

DuPont's selection of antifouling and cleaning solutions to keep your operations running smoothly include: StreaMax™, Glycolic Acid, Teflon® and Capstone®.

Industrial Water Treatment

Industrial Water Treatment

In the area of industrial water treatment, solutions and technologies that aid in cleaning and sanitizing include Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide and Particlear®.

Personal Protective Equipment

Personal Protective Equipment

DuPont personal protective equipment helps the Oil & Gas industry to address numerous hazards and needs with brands such as DuPont™ Nomex®, DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Kevlar®.

High Performance Materials

High Performance Materials

DuPont specializes in high performance materials including chemicals, polymers, elastomers, fibres, fabrics and garments.

Metal Alternatives - Polymers & Elastomers

Metal Alternatives - Polymers & Elastomers

DuPont polymers and elastomers such as Hytrel® and Vespel® combine advanced engineering and technology expertise and help your organization meet the challenges of the Oil & Gas Industry.

Engineered Technology Solutions

Engineered Technology Solutions

To help tackle problems that are relevant to the Oil & Gas industry, DuPont Technology Solutions is exploring several areas and conducting trials in various specialized applications with a number of projects underway.

View PDF | Your Safety is Nothing to Experiment With: Got PPE?

View PDF | Your Safety is Nothing to Experiment With: Got PPE?

This article discusses various aspects of the University of California’s journey to address personal protection across its network of labs on its many campuses. Highlights of the article include key milestones and benefits.

View PDF | Do I Need Dual Hazard Protection?

NFPA 70E® Electric Arc

NFPA 70E® Electric Arc

The NFPA 70E® electric arc flash standard addresses electrical safety–related work practices for employee workplaces that are necessary for the practical safeguarding of employees relative to the hazards associated with electrical energy during activities such as the installation, inspection, operation, maintenance, and demolition of electric conductors, electric equipment, signaling and communications conductors and equipment, and raceways.

IACP/DuPont™ Kevlar® Survivors’ Club®

IACP/DuPont™ Kevlar® Survivors’ Club®

The International Association of Chiefs of Police and DuPont started the IACP/DuPont™ Kevlar® Survivors' Club® in 1987. Read about some of the lives personal body armor has saved or search our database of police report excerpts that illustrate some of the amazing ways body armor made the difference between life and death.

Comfort & Heat Stress

Comfort & Heat Stress

For maximum protection against fires, the body must be covered as completely as possible with flame-resistant protective clothing. This requires long pants and long sleeves, making for hot work in warm and humid climates. Understandably, industrial workers may be concerned about potential heat stress when wearing protective apparel. Learn more about the factors that can lead to heat stress, and how DuPont brands can help offer comfort and protection in protective garments.

Durability and Lifecycle of DuPont™ Protera®

Durability and Lifecycle of DuPont™ Protera®

The superior lifecycle of DuPont™ Protera®, as well as its thermal-resistant protection and ease of maintenance, sets it apart from FR-treated fabrics. See how Protera® compares.

Our Partners

About the Project

About the Project

For over 40 years, DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® have been committed to providing material solutions that help improve the safety of workers—from industrial workers to EMTs and firefighters. ‘Together We Rise to Any Challenge’ was created to help document the life-saving stories of firefighters through a combination of videotaped interviews and individual portraits.

Refining & Upgrading

Refining & Upgrading

Expertise from DuPont with brands such as BELCO®, IsoTherming® and MECS® for refining & upgrading, dedicated to clean air and clean fuel technologies.

Who We Are in Oil & Gas

Who We Are in Oil & Gas

DuPont is a key strategic solutions provider to the oil and gas industry in the areas of safety, the environment and reliability & productivity.

Literature

Literature

DuPont literature describes how we help to solve some of the Oil & Gas Industry’s most challenging problems in safety, the environment and productivity.

Pipe Solutions

Pipe Solutions

DuPont pipe solutions for corrosion protection, flow assurance and cost effectiveness. Features include anti-stick coatings, additives for viscosity and drag reduction and cold properties improvement.

Oil & Gas Well Productivity

Oil & Gas Well Productivity

DuPont products such as Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide, Glycolic Acid, Capstone® and MATRx™ offer a wide range of products to enhance Oil & Gas well productivity such as stimulation additive needs, drilling fluid agents, surface tension reduction and bacterial control.

Chemical and Temperature Resistance

Chemical and Temperature Resistance

DuPont has polymers, elastomers and chemical solutions that can help with the needs for chemical and temperature resistance encountered in the Oil & Gas industry.

Thermal Insulation

Thermal Insulation

DuPont films and resins can provide thermal insulation, in downhole Oil & Gas equipment such as logging tools and electrical submersible pumps (ESP's.) DuPont brands include Kapton®, Teflon® and Tefzel®.

Biofilm Control and Bactericides

Biofilm Control and Bactericides

DuPont brands such as Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide and Particlear® offer solutions and technologies that aid in cleaning and sanitizing of industrial water treatment.

Sealing Solutions

Sealing Solutions

DuPont has sealing solutions such as seals, o-rings, v-rings, bushings and other downhole pump parts in the Oil & Gas industry with high temperature stability and resistance to harsh chemicals.

Scaling Solutions

Scaling Solutions

DuPont products such as Chlorine Dioxide, Glycolic Acid and StreaMax™ offer proven scaling solutions that can help with descaling, scale prevention and control.

Where to Buy Information

Where to Buy Information

Find a representative, manufacturer, or distributor; learn more about our products and where to purchase them.

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