Molyslip Drill Collar Compounds Pass Tests To Meet API RP 5A3/ISO 13678:2010 Standards
Molyslip drill collar compounds (Copaslip OCTG, Graphslip OCTG, CU30, ZN50 and ZN60) have passed a series of independent tests to meet API RP 5A3/IS0 13678:2010 standards. Since its launch over a year ago, the Molyslip Oil and Gas product range has undergone extensive testing and trials around the world. The API RP 5A3/IS0 13678:2010 accreditation adds further credibility to the advanced technology and superior performance that the Molyslip Oil and Gas range employs.
API RP 5A3/IS0 13678:2010 provides requirements, recommendations and methods for the testing of thread compounds intended for use on threaded casing, tubing, and line pipe connections; and for thread compounds intended for use on drill stem elements. The tests are used to evaluate the critical performance properties and physical and chemical characteristics of thread compounds under laboratory conditions.
Commenting on the new approval, Andrew Cunningham General Manager, Molyslip says: “The Oil and Gas range from Molyslip combines innovative technologies with a long-established pedigree of supplying high quality, problem-solving lubricants to the global oil and gas industry. Molyslip is a brand that many industry operators have come to rely on in the extreme and demanding conditions of energy production and exploration globally. This latest API/ISO approval affirms that Molyslip oil and gas products guarantee superior quality and high-performance, ensuring that our customers have access to the most advanced lubricants on the market.”