SOURCE: Garlock


October 01, 2015 07:00 ET

Garlock and GPT to Exhibit at KORMARINE 2015

PALMYRA, NY--(Marketwired - October 01, 2015) -


  • Garlock and GPT will exhibit together with Samsung Precision Engineering
  • Show will be held October 20-23, 2015, in Busan, Korea
  • Partnership with SSPE gives Korean customers access to a wider variety of Garlock and GPT pipeline sealing solutions

Garlock, a leading manufacturer of high-performance fluid sealing and pipeline protection products, proudly announces their presence at KORMARINE 2015, October 20-23 in Busan, Korea, along with Garlock Pipeline Technologies (GPT).

Garlock and GPT will be exhibiting in partnership with Samsung Precision Engineering (SSPE), an authorized distributor of Pikotek® and PSI® products in Korea. This partnership gives Garlock and GPT the ability to better serve Korean offshore customers and shipbuilding EPC contractors by conducting consolidated business with both Garlock and GPT.

On display at the show will be a variety of products meant for use in the offshore industry, including:

  • Premium GYLON® gaskets, a family of flat polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) gasketing materials manufactured to decrease creep relaxation problems that typically plague PTFE products.
  • Flange Isolation kit gaskets, designed to effectively complete the electrical isolation of a flanged assembly.
  • High-durability expansion joints, meant to protect pipelines on offshore platforms from damage due to physical movement, thermal change, load stress, pumping surges, wear or settling.

All Garlock and GPT products designed for the offshore industry provide superior performance, reliability and service, and perform exceptionally well in critical environments.

"Korea is a leader in the global offshore construction industry," said David Campos, Global EPC Segment Leader for EPC & OEM segments. "Our partnership with SSPE enables Korean offshore customers to explore an even wider variety of high-quality, reliable pipeline sealing solutions at KORMARINE." Campos added that the partnership with SSPE makes Garlock and GPT a total solutions provider for offshore construction needs in the Asian region.

The show will be held at BEXCO (Busan Exhibition and Convention Center), where Garlock and GPT will be represented by SSPE at Booth 7H19, Hall 6. For more information, visit

KORMARINE is one of the largest biannual marine exhibitions in the world, bringing together an average of more than 40,000 visitors from 80 countries each year. The show attracts professionals from domestic and international shipbuilding, maritime, and oil and gas industries.

About the Garlock Family of Companies
The Garlock family of companies is part of EnPro Industries (NYSE: NPO). Garlock is acknowledged as the global leader in high-performance fluid sealing products, committed to a culture of safety. Processing industries served include chemicals and petrochemicals, refining, pulp and paper, power generation, semiconductor, primary metals, food and pharmaceuticals, mining and original equipment manufacturers.

About Garlock Pipeline Technologies
Garlock Pipeline Technologies an EnPro Industries (NYSE: NPO) company, is the world's leading manufacturer of critical-service flange systems, spring-energized jacketed seals and electrical flange isolation kits for the oil and gas, water/wastewater, chemical, energy, construction and infrastructure industries. Learn more at

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