Case Studies

Browse a wide range of case studies, to see how FTL Technology's engineering solutions optimise equipment for customers around the globe.

Enhancing mobility in 4x4 sport utility vehicles

Enhancing mobility in 4x4 sport utility vehicles

See how our engineers developed a wheel hub sealing solution to facilitate CTI enablement for this North American vehicle manufacturer.

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Rotary Vane Compressor - Seal of Choice

Rotary Vane Compressor - Seal of Choice

FTL Technology's design of a low friction PTFE sealing solution improved the reliability and performance of these critical rotary compressors.

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Driveline Sealing Solutions - Going the Distance

Driveline Sealing Solutions - Going the Distance

FTL Technology develop a CTI sealing solution for a leading drivetrain OEM based in North America, with proven effectiveness and reliability up to 2.6 million miles and beyond.

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Suspension Solutions for Defence Applications

Suspension Solutions for Defence Applications

FTL Technology identified the requirement and developed a solution for a compact dynamic primary seal assembly, to be used in a new tracked vehicle programme for the US Department of Defense.

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Gland Packing for Triplex & Quintuplex Plunger Pumps

Gland Packing for Triplex & Quintuplex Plunger Pumps

FTL Technology worked with a major designer and manufacturer of plunger pumps to improve lifetime and reduce failure rate in plunger pump gland packing.

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CTIS for Military Vehicles

CTIS for Military Vehicles

Maintaining mobility of military vehicles across all terrains and ground conditions is vitally important. A key element of this mobility is the installation of a central tyre inflation system.

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Low Pressure Sealing on Triplex Plunger Pumps

Low Pressure Sealing on Triplex Plunger Pumps

FTL Technology collaborated to design and develop a custom solution that included a high wear resistant seal with the lubrication capabilities the application needed.

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Crosshead Sealing on Triplex Plunger Pumps

Crosshead Sealing on Triplex Plunger Pumps

How did a custom FTL Technology sealing system deliver greater performance reliability and ensure a cleaner, more environmentally friendly pumping assembly?

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Food Seal Review for Hygiene & Maintenance Issues

Food Seal Review for Hygiene & Maintenance Issues

Find out how FTL helped a global manufacturer of pioneering nutritional solutions resolve issues of contamination and reduce maintenance costs of its mixers seals.

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Summary of Asgard RFO Pig Development Case Study

Summary of Asgard RFO Pig Development Case Study

1. Introduction The Åsgard Transport (ÅT) 42” Gas Pipeline runs 710km south from the 28” Export Riser Base (ERB) at the Åsgard B platform to th…

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PTFE Rotary Shaft Seals for Screw Compressors

PTFE Rotary Shaft Seals for Screw Compressors

Rotary sliding vane compressors demand high performance sealing. This success story details how FTL added value to an underperforming assembly.

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Longer Life for PF Mill Cylinders

Longer Life for PF Mill Cylinders

RodasRam is a designed, developed and patented cylinder for use in Babcock 'E' type mills, for coal pulverisation.

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Spring-energised seals for wind power

Spring-energised seals for wind power

With regard to their requirement profiles, sealing solutions for wind power stations differ considerably from solutions for 'standard' hydraulics.

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VariPig for Pipeline Cleaning

VariPig for Pipeline Cleaning

The range and number of Varipig systems in use continues to grow, with true centreline running and low differential drive pressure giving increased operational efficiency.

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Magnetic Flow Filters

Magnetic Flow Filters

Find out about FTL Technology’s innovative magnetic flow filters improve operational efficiency in this case study.

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Custom Kitting of Plunger Pump Spares

Custom Kitting of Plunger Pump Spares

FTL Technology delivers custom kitting of plunger pump spares for a major manufacturer, reducing downtime and improving efficiency for MRO events.

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Heavy Duty Suspension System

Heavy Duty Suspension System

Heavy duty suspension system to improve the sensitivity and responsiveness.

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Live Loaded Sealing Solution for Plunger Pumps

Live Loaded Sealing Solution for Plunger Pumps

FTL Technology implemented PTFE/graphite compound live loaded packing to solve serious leakage issues on a Triplex plunger pump.

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