Oil & Gas Applications

The Gund Company is a vertically integrated manufacturer and fabricator of engineered material solutions with over 65 years of experience using the latest technology and distinctive service.

We offer a broad range of composite, plastic and elastomeric materials as well as finished parts for all sectors of the Oil & Gas industry.

Our Application Engineering Team specializes in key markets like exploration & extraction, oil and LNG transportation, storage, refining and distribution.  These resources are available to assist with any project.

 

Oil & Gas Segments
Upstream Midstream Downstream

Frac Plugs and Components

The Gund Company brings agility, capacity, and technical expertise required by the frac plug market. No other supplier in North America can match the filament wound tube manufacturing and fabrication capabilities of The Gund Company. G-Frac® tube and molding materials meets the demanding technology requirements of all frac projects at the most affordable cost.

Click here to see a G-Frac® filament winding video
  • Frac Balls
  • Cones / Wedges
  • Mandrels
  • Mule Shoes
  • Rubber Elements
  • Setting Rings / Load Rings
  • Slips
  • Slip Bands
  • Slip Buttons

 

Casing and Cementing Tools

The Gund Company can filament wind or mold the tools you need for the toughest casing and cementing jobs. We offer G-Frac® resin systems with properties designed to withstand the stresses found in casing tools.  Our capabilities allow us to manufacture, mold, and fabricate tools for all sizes of casing. Whether you are working on a 4.5” or 20” casing tool, our team has the technology to make it happen.

  • Nose Shoes
  • Opening and closing plugs
  • Stage tool seats
  • Mandrels

Setting Tools and Perf Guns

Setting tool seals and O-Rings require product consistency to ensure successful setting reliability.  Our elastomeric product line is available to fit any Baker, Owen, or custom design that is on the market. Almost all standard materials and sizes are stocked for immediate delivery and options are available upon request.

  • Connections
  • Housing components
  • O-Rings
  • Pressure seals

MWD/LWD and Wireline Tools

The Gund Company specializes in composite battery housings and other materials for wireline tools.  These tools see a range of harsh environments, which many times requires unique material solutions.  The Gund Company offers mechanical, electrical, and sealing solutions for all types of wireline tools applications.

  • Battery Tubes
  • Gaskets and Seals
  • O-Rings
  • Flexible electrical barriers
Thermoset Materials for Upstream Applications
G-FRAC™ G2018 FW Tube G-FRAC™ G2019 FW Tube
G-FRAC™ G2039 FW Tube G-FRAC™ G2040 FW Tube
G-FRAC G21 Tube G-FRAC G22 Tube
G-11 Sheet N180 Sheet
G-FRAC™ G160 Molded G-FRAC G190 Molded
N180 Rod VARTM VIL155 Molded
Thermoplastic Materials for Upstream Applications
Polyamide PA6 (Nylon® 6) Polyamide PA6 (Nylon® 66)
PEEK PTFE (Teflon®)
Click here for the entire list of Thermoplastics available

 

Elastomeric Materials for Upstream Applications
Click here for the AS568 standard O-ring size chart
Nitrile, Buna-N (NBR) Fluoroelastomer, Viton® (FKM)

 


Midstream and Downstream

The Gund Company offers isolation and support materials to meet all of your pipeline and storage needs. Our roots in electrical insulation materials make us a leader in supplying traditional isolation materials such as G10. We are also on the forefront of new R&D materials that will provide future isolation materials to the industry. Let our team of material specialists assist you with your next project.



Flange Isolation and O-Rings

The Gund Company offers O-rings and flanges to meet all your piping needs. Our elastomeric division can help supply the O-rings and flanges for your piping whether you are replacing old material during a turnaround or for new projects.

  • Flange insulation gasket
  • Bolt insulation sleeve
  • Bolt insulation washer
  • O-Rings


Pipe and Tank Supports


The Gund Company has the widest range of pipe and tank support products on the market today. Custom pipe and tank supports are fabricated from many different material options. Molded supports are also available from our proprietary VARTM support molding process.

RANPREX®, thanks to its physical and mechanical characteristics and to the excellent resistance to low and high temperature, finds a large number of applications in the Cryogenic Industry.

It is used to make supports, anti-floating chocks, anti-rolling chocks, fixed blocks, sliding blocks for tanks into LPG, LNG, and ethylene carriers. Moreover, in the construction of on-shore trains for liquid gas transport, it is used to manufacture base supports, trunnion supports, insulating washers, pipe supports and insulating pipe collars.

RANPREX®, Laminated Densified Wood, is supplied either in plates with standard formats, semi-finished, cut to size pieces, or fully machined according to customers’ drawing.



Select here for the Rancan Cryogenic Support Brochure


Thermoset Materials for Midstream and Downstream Applications
Canvas Phenolic Sheet, C CE LE Glass Epoxy Sheet, G10
Paper Phenolic Sheet, X Glass Epoxy Sheet, G11
Paper Phenolic Tube Glass Epoxy Tube, G10
Laminated Wood, Ranprex® VARTM VIL130
BMC SMC

 

Thermoplastic Materials for Midstream and Downstream Applications
Polyamide PA6 (Nylon® 6) Polyamide PA6 (Nylon® 66)
PEEK PTFE (Teflon®)
Click here for the entire list of Thermoplastics available

 

Elastomeric Materials for Midstream and Downstream Applications
Click here for the AS568 standard O-ring size chart
Nitrile, Buna-N (NBR) Fluoroelastomer, Viton® (FKM)
Fluorosilicone, (FVMQ) Chlorprene, Neoprene® (CR)

 

The Gund Company is a vertically integrated manufacturer and fabricator of engineered material solutions for oil & gas applications. We have been in business since 1951 and understand what it takes to serve the oil & gas market. The Gund Company is an ISO 9001:2015 Manufacturer. We are AS9100D Certified and ITAR Compliant. As a LEAN Manufacturer, we are focused on Continuous Improvement and finding the most cost-effective, efficient solutions for our customers.

Please feel free to review the additional information below and let us know if we can help answer material property questions or provide an application specific quote. Thanks in advance for the opportunity to earn your business.