Petrobras Formally Approves AFGlobal MPD Technology

Company primed to enter Brazil market with revolutionary Active Control Device HOUSTON, TX, December 9, 2019 – AFGlobal today announced that its Active Control Device (ACD) has been approved by Petrobras for use on their wells in Brazil. This approval follows rigorous testing review at the Company’s Advanced Technology Center in Houston, Texas. “This is a pivotal milestone for AFGlobal, and we are very proud to have our technology recognized and approved...
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AFGlobal Expands Aerospace and Industrial Business

HOUSTON, TX, September 16, 2019 -- AFGlobal today announced it has finalized a lease agreement with Dril-Quip to take over responsibility for their Houston forging operations. AFGlobal will assume all operational responsibility for Dril-Quip's forge facilities and equipment located at its Houston manufacturing campus with an option to acquire those same assets. Under the terms of the agreement, AFGlobal will supply Dril-Quip with its forging needs while also using the assets...
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AFGlobal Secures Multiple Technology Awards

HOUSTON, TX, May 13, 2019 -- AFGlobal today announced that the Company received both the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 36th Annual Woelfel Best Mechanical Engineering Achievement (BMEA) Award for its Active Control Device (ACD) and the ASME OTC Innovation Award for the DuraStim® pump. AFGlobal earned two of the five finalist positions for this respected awards program, making the Company the first to be honored as a double recipient in...
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AFGlobal Secures Coveted Technology Awards

HOUSTON, TX, May 3, 2019 -- AFGlobal today announced that the Company will be honored with two 2019 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Spotlight on New Technology Awards next week. Each year, the OTC recognizes innovative technologies exhibiting the most advanced industry-leading technologies. AFGlobal's winning technologies are the Active Control Device (ACD), part of the Company's Advanced Drilling Systems offering and the DuraStim® Pump from the Company's Pressure Pumping Technologies offering. In addition,...
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Opra Turbines Announces New Partnership Agreement With AFGlobal

Hengelo, The Netherlands (26 March 2019) - OPRA Turbines B.V., a leading manufacturer of advanced gas turbine based generator sets, announces as of today to have entered into a Partnership Agreement with AFGlobal for the American market. Under the Agreement, AFGlobal will act as a reseller, packager and service provider for OPRA in the Americas. AFGlobal and OPRA will start the delivery of OP16 gas turbine packages, tailored to market requirements...
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AFGlobal Earns API 20E and 20F Certifications for Critical Bolting

HOUSTON, TX, February 20, 2019 -- AFGlobal today announced that it has earned both API 20E and API 20F certifications for its engineered bolting business. Successful achievement of these two distinguished certifications places AFGlobal in a unique position as one of the select global manufacturers recognized as capable of meeting the highest standards for land and subsea critical bolting. AFGlobal began manufacturing API 20E and API 20F Monogrammed bolts for customers...
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AFGlobal Launches Energy Solutions Offering

HOUSTON, TX, January 22, 2019 -- AFGlobal announced today the launch of its Energy Solutions group to address the power needs of oil and gas and industrial customers. With a growing focus on industrial energy efficiency and mobilization, this business segment will service these markets with sustainable energy solutions. AFGlobal's Energy Solutions encompass three technology focus areas, including: Power Systems offering customizable power solutions for both oil and gas and industrial applications. Providing...
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AFGlobal Successfully Completes API 20E and 20F Audits

HOUSTON, TX, January 15, 2019 -- AFGlobal today announced that it passed two significant API audits for its engineered bolting business. Successful completion of both audits for API 20E and 20F places AFGlobal in a unique position as a manufacturer recognized as capable of meeting the highest standards for land and subsea critical bolting. The Company plans to begin manufacturing API 20E and API 20F certified bolts in February 2019 for...
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