Garlock is a multinational manufacturer of high-performance fluid sealing and pipeline solutions with an emphasis on safety, longevity, and productivity. They work in partnership with customers, industry associations, and governmental entities to understand their unique sealing challenges and respond with innovative solutions that keep people safe while increasing profitability. Processing industries served include chemicals and petrochemicals, refining, pulp and paper, power generation, semiconductor or, primary metals, food and pharmaceuticals, mining and original equipment manufacturers.
With a history dating back over 125 years, Garlock today maintains a global presence of manufacturing and distribution facilities that allow them to meet customers’ needs with unprecedented responsiveness and ingenuity. They operate state-of-the-art research, development, and testing facilities that continue to advance the state of the sealing industry to meet the rapidly changing demands of our industrial customers. By combining the most innovative products with unparalleled service and a strong environmental commitment, they deliver solutions that improve plant productivity, reduce costs, and comply with increasingly stringent environmental regulations.
Garlock revolutionized the industry with the formulation of GYLON® restructured PTFE gaskets over 50 years ago and have since continued introducing ground-breaking products, including:
- BLUE-GARD® carbon fiber compressed gasketing
- GRAPH-LOCK® Flexible Graphite gasketing
- THERMa-PUR® Extreme Temperature Gasketing and high-performance rubber
- GYLON EPIX® Newly developed PTFE gasket family
- STRESS SAVER® Gasket seals that feature molded raised ribs for tighter seals
- MULTI-SWELL® for a controlled swell sheet gasket
- CHEVRON® V-ring packing
- Garlock EVSP® emissionless valve stem packing
- KLOZURE® GUARDIAN® split pillow block metallic bearing isolators for non-flooded applications
- KLOZURE® MICRO-TEC® II metallic bearing isolators for applications requiring protection from highly contaminated environments
- SGi® Bearing isolator, which incorporates shaft grounding technology to offer maintenance-free and reliable bearing protection. (Received the 2011 Plant Engineering Product Of The Year Gold Award)
Garlock is a division of EnPro Industries, a leader in sealing products, metal polymer and filament wound bearings, components and service for reciprocating compressors, diesel and dual-fuel engines, and other engineered products for use in critical applications by industries worldwide.