Tag Archives: Texas

Pump Manufacturer Moves Into New Facility

HOUSTON, TEXAS – CURFLO, a manufacturer of high-performance fluid processing pumps, parts, and components has moved into a new facility in Houston, Texas which will serve as their worldwide headquarters. From their new 32,000 square foot facility, CURFLO will manufacture ANSI G-Line and D-Line Series pumps as well as the following Centrifugal Mud Pumps: 118-Series […]

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U.S. rig count rises by 10, international count down 28

HOUSTON — The U.S. oil rig count increased by six this week, with more rigs added in the Permian basin, according to Baker Hughes. The count had declined for 29 weeks until July 2, when oil companies began sending rigs back to oil fields in Texas and elsewhere. After U.S. oil prices settled near $60 a barrel for an […]

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Texas oil output hits highest level in two decades

Texas oil production rose by almost 100 million barrels in 2012 over the previous year, to the highest level in two decades. It was the fifth consecutive year with an increase. Despite a drop in oil prices last spring, economist Karr Ingham predicts production will rise again in 2013. Ingham offered a look at the […]

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Fluid ends designed for lower stress, longer life

GardnerDenver recently unveiled its latest innovation in fluid ends featuring its proprietary Falcon Technology. In its new TLS 10 fluid ends, the company has developed a twist-in retainer that does not require special alignment to the valve cover, as the gun-sight design of its counterpart does, but maintains compatibility with both. The result is lower […]

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Caterpillar Signs on as Presenting Sponsor of the High Horsepower Summit 2012

“Industry leader to play prominent role in groundbreaking conference discussing the role of natural gas in high horsepower operations.” July 2, 2012—SANTA MONICA, CA — Caterpillar, Inc. a global manufacturer of construction and mining equipment and diesel and natural gas engines, today confirmed their commitment to participate in the HHP Summit 2012—Natural Gas for High […]

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