Upstream Processing

Upstream Processing

Specifically aligned with our customers’ recovery and production targets, David Brown Santasalo provides loose gearing and full gear systems for crude oil and natural gas drilling and operating equipment.

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Midstream Processing

Midstream Processing

We deliver reliable, cost effective gearboxes for crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquid processing equipment. Proven in design and application, David Brown Santasalo gearboxes are robust, cost effective and designed with our customers’ businesses in mind.

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Downstream Processing

Downstream Processing

Crude oil refining requires proven high speed gear systems operating in arduous environments. Our HX series delivers high reliability, proven performance and packaging flexibility for OEMs and end users worldwide.

All Downstream Processing products

Gearbox Repair

Not only do we provide expert service for our own brands - we can service, maintain, repair and upgrade any industrial gearbox make or model from our service centres across the globe. You can rest assured with David Brown Santasalo - our combined industrial gear engineering experience totals almost 300 years!

Case Studies

High speed gearboxes designed to endure temperatures as low as -45 °C

Working closely with the pump supplier to engineer a high speed gearing solution that could withstand temperatures as low as -45°C, David Brown Santasalo (then David Brown) delivered 26 high speed gearboxes for a major oil pipeline off the coast of East Siberia within an extremely tight schedule.

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Case Studies

New DNV class jacking gearboxes delivered in less than 12 weeks

Delivering complete gearbox reliability to customers across the globe is at the heart of David Brown Santasalo’s mission and when Willteco needed drop in replacements for the jack up rig gearboxes on an offshore drilling rig in the North Sea, David Brown (now David Brown Santasalo) was a clear choice.

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Case Studies

Unique solution reduces downtime at a busy petrochemical plant

A unique, in-situ bearing maintenance programme, devised by David Brown Santasalo (then David Brown), enabled vital work to be performed while keeping disruption of production at a busy petrochemical plant to a minimum.

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