UPSTREAM OIL & GAS MARKET

The upstream hose market for the oil & gas industry is tailored to the industry's drilling and cementing aspects, be it from a flotation vessel, land rig, jack-up platform, semi-submersible or submersible platforms.

Truco uses Gates, the multinational leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solution, as its single supplier of hoses tailored for use in the upstream oil and gas market.

Whether searching for potential underground or underwater crude oil and natural gas fields, drilling exploratory wells, or drilling and operating the wells that recover and bring the crude oil or raw natural gas to the surface, Gates hoses from Truco are the ideal solution.

There are 4 hose ranges in Truco's stockholding of Gates specialised upstream oil and gas hoses. They are high pressure drilling hose, high pressure cementing hose, blow out preventer hose and rig supply hose.

Why use upstream oil & gas hoses from Truco?

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Sourced from world-renowned Gates, oil & gas industry specialists

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Designed for long-lasting performance

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All OEM warranties upheld by Truco

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Into Africa from Africa means reduced turnaround times

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Working pressure and temperature variations tailored to application specs

As a supplier of oil & gas hose solutions, Truco provides hose accessories, along with hose fittings and clamps for its range of Gates' upstream oil & gas hoses. Phone +27 11 762 5291 now for specification advice, plans and pricing, or complete the enquiry form and a consultant will contact you.

UPSTREAM OIL & GAS HOSE RANGE

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High Pressure Drilling Hose

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High Pressure Cementing Hose

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Blowout Preventer Hose

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Rig Supply Hose

UPSTREAM OIL & GAS HOSE RANGE

High pressure drilling hose

High Pressure Drilling Hose

4 hose types in this range - the Rotary Vibrator hose, Choke & Kill hose, Power Spiral hose and Power Braid hose. This range of upstream oil and gas hoses from Truco forms part of Gates Black Gold range, guaranteeing exceptionally quality and longevity.

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Working pressure from 1 175 to 15 000 psi

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Operating temperatures of -20° to 121°C

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Reinforced tubes withstand abrasion, corrosion, and oil among others

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UltraBrasion covers designed to cope with external damage from abrasion, corrosion, gouges, oil and weather

High pressure cementing hose

High Pressure Cementing Hose

A range of 5 Black Gold hoses from Gates used as a flexible connection between the cementing pump manifold and cementing head to convey cement slurries at high pressure. The tubes are designed to handle abrasive and corrosive cements.

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Working pressure from 5 000 to 10 000 psi

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Operating temperatures of -20° to 121°C

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Reinforced tubes withstand abrasion, corrosion, and oil among others

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UltraBrasion or MegaTuff® covers designed to cope with external damage from abrasion, corrosion, gouges, oil and weather

Blowout preventer hose

Blowout Preventer Hose

Truco stocks and supplies the BOP 5000 MegaShield™ blow out preventer hose for systems that require high pressure, high temperature and flame resistant control lines certified to API 16 D and Lloyds 1000/499 fire test for 5 min at 700° C. The nitrile tube is reinforced with multiple layers of high tensile steel wire.

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Working pressure is 5 000 psi

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Operating temperatures from -40° to 100° C

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Nitrile rubber tubes reinforced with multiple layers of high tensile steel

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Ozone crack-, heat aging- and chemical attack-resistant cover

Rig supply hose

Rig Supply Hose

Available as delivery or suction and delivery, this range covers drill water, fuel, mud & oil, bulk material and potable water applications. 5 hoses in this range include drill water hose, fuel hose, mud & oil hose, bulk material hose and potable water hose. Suction is either 29 or 30 In.Hg across the range.

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Working pressure 300 psi across the range

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Operating temperatures from -40° to 82° C

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Nitrile tube that provides chemical resistance

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Neoprene cover withstands abrasion and weathering

Make the most of Truco's extensive stock holding! Enquire or phone +27 11 839 2370 now for plans and pricing on upstream oil & gas hoses. Truco has offices in Johannesburg, Gauteng, Cape Town and Durban - and distributes hoses nationally and into Africa.

Aftersales service for the updstream oil & gas hose market

Truco provides a comprehensive aftersales service for all its hoses. For hoses falling in the midstream oil & gas industry, Truco offers three distinct aftersales service offerings.

Hose Management Services

Our hose management services for midstream oil & gas include:

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Audit & Survey

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Inspection, Maintenance & Recertification Services

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Hose Tagging & Register Services

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Troubleshooting & Failure Analysis

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Condition Monitoring, Inspections and Diagnostics

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Product Supply

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Repair and Installation Services

Hose Management Services

Inspection, Maintenance & Recertification Services (IMR)

IMR is essential in recertifying hose products and ensuring regulatory compliance. Truco outsources and manages IMR activities on your behalf. Qualified engineers / technicians will inspect, clean, test and install critical flexible hose assemblies, regardless of the OEM.

Truco's IMR service offering includes:

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Hose identification and specifications

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External and internal cleaning

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External and internal inspection

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Hydrostatic pressure testing

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Recertification and documentation

Inspection, Maintenance & Recertification Services

Tag & Track service offering

Tag & Track is a digital service offering. All flexible hose assembly data collected from the rig-site survey is downloaded, tracked, and documented in a web-based application. This allows Truco clients to scan and upload assets into a central database in real-time, allowing for lifecycle hose management and preventive maintenance. Re-ordering a replacement hose can be done directly through the system.

Selecting the correct Hose for your application

When choosing the ideal oil & gas hose for your application, use the "STAMPED" system to guide you:

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Size: The length and inside diameter?

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Temperature: Temperature of the medium transported?

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Application: What is the purpose of the hose?

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Material: What product will be conveyed through the hose?

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Pressure: The working pressure and the required safety margin?

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Ends: Are couplings required, and if so a detailed specification?

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Delivery: When is it needed?

Gates Oil & Gas hoses from Truco are designed to withstand rough abrasion and chemicals used in the industry

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