Oil and gas

Essentra manufactures a broad range of pipe and flange protection products in various materials, from proprietary resins to engineering-grade thermoplastics and polymer alloys.

Using the latest injection moulding technology and CNC equipment at our facilities in the US, Canada, Mexico and Scotland, we can meet global demand whilst adhering to the latest regulations. Our MaxX® thread protectors are the only independently tested thread protectors to meet all combinations of the API 5CT Annex I-9th Edition standards of impact energy orientation and temperature extremes.

Free samples for next-day delivery available on request. 


Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG)

A full offering of oil field thread protection that is offered in multiple grades to all the major specifications.

Transportation of liquids and gases

Caps, plugs and discs designed to prevent damage to machined threads or surfaces and protect any unwanted continuation.

Drill pipe

High-quality protection to ensure threads are not damaged.

Fluid power

Protection and temporary sealing for values and line used on mobile or industrial equipment. Offered in standard lines for all of the various global specifications.

Oil and gas example

Our solutions include

Pipe Protection products

  • Mega® composites
  • Ultra®
  • Maxx®
  • Magnum®
  • Titan®
  • Tector® and Tector Plus®
  • Drill pipe protectors
  • Line pipe protectors
  • Rhino® tubular handling systems
  • Lifting bails
  • Stabbing guides
  • Bumper rings
  • Pipe chocks

Explore Pipe Protection products

Moulded plastics and extrusion plastics

  • Pipe caps and plugs
  • Thread protectors
  • Drill and line pipe protectors
  • Tubular handling systems
  • Lifting bails
  • Stabbing guides
  • Bumper rings and pipe chocks
  • Flange protection