Flowserve opens Middle East technical centre

Located at the Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai, UAE, the Flowserve QRC is designed to support Middle East and Arabian Gulf region customers in the oil and gas, petrochemical, power, water, desalination, chemical and other industries.

Flowserve says that its Gulf Free Zone QRC is part of its growing after-sales service centres located near key customers around the world. Flowserve QRCs are maintenance, repair, manufacturing, engineering and testing facilities strategically located throughout the world to provide customers with local support to help improve equipment reliability.

According to the company, the mechanical seal capabilities of the Dubai facility include a fully trained staff capable of providing design, application, and manufacturing services for engineered seals. In addition to repairing and manufacturing seals, Flowserve will provide on-site installation and start-up support. Flowserve can also offer a seal upgrade programme to help customers extend their seal life. The Dubai facility has a dynamic compressor gas seal tester capable of meeting the highest standards of the compressor seals installed in the region.