Fluorocarbon is one of the UK’s largest fluoropolymer processors, operating from 5 manufacturing sites: 4 in the UK and 1 in Europe, sales offices in Europe and the USA and partners globally, we aim to offer our customers high quality, cost effective solutions.
Fluorocarbon specialises in the design and manufacture of complex machined components, PTFE seals, slide bearings, skidway systems and high performance coatings.
With over 50 years of experience and customers who are worldwide market leaders, we ensure our products and services are focused on meeting their increasing demands.
Fluorocarbon will again be exhibiting at The Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in May, the event runs from 1st-4th May 2017 and we can be found on stand 1639H in the UK Pavillion.
OTC is the largest event in the world for the oil and gas industry featuring more than 2,400 exhibitors, and attendees representing 120 countries.
Founded in 1969, OTC’s flagship conference is held annually in Houston.
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