Product Announcement from Saint-Gobain Oil & Gas
High Performance Films, produced by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, is the world's leading supplier of high-temperature films and tapes for the Oil and Gas market.
There are three major applications where Saint-Gobain supplies critical materials for long life performance of down-hole pumps:
- Splicing tapes for assembly power cables
- Insulation films for dielectric insulation
- Chemical barrier and adhesive films for cable wrapping
Splicing Tapes: CHR® pressure sensitive splicing tapes are utilized for assembling power cables for down-hole pump systems. These products have been used in the industry for well over 20 years.
PTFE Film: NORTON® PTFE extruded films are utilized to wrap wire systems to allow dielectric insulation and an excellent chemical barrier to down-hole elements. Available in a range of colors, Saint-Gobain allows its customers flexibility to customize their product designs.
FEP Films: NORTON® FEP films are used for adhesive bonding polyimide films for wire insulation, depending upon the end use application. Saint-Gobain offers long continuous films, ideal for wire systems used for down-hole pumps.