Monday 20th of May 2013 03:12:27 AM CST
UPCO, Inc. has achieved a Sigma Six level of quality in regard to field failures. During the past 7 years there have been only six rod failures due to manufacturing or field defects while the company has produced and shipped over 1,765,000 rods. This is a failure rate of less than 3.4 failures per million.
UPCO, Inc. is the only domestic sucker rod manufacturer whose majority owners are employees.
We are a stand alone business enterprise whose operating control is based on-site and is vested
in our senior managers. Our future depends on satisfied customers. Decisions are made with the best interests of our customers and the long term health of our business in mind. UPCO's operating philosophy is based on commitment to continual improvements in the aspects of:
Sucker Rods |
Pony Rods |
Polished Rods |
Rod Couplings |
Rod Lubricant |
Pup Joints |
Provided in 5/8 through 1 1/8" diameters in 25 and 30' lengths.
Available in all sucker rod grades to provide a complete, compatible rod string in 2 through 12' lengths.
Centerless ground for consistent finish and diameter, polished rods are available as micro alloy steel or spray metal coated. Other special alloy steels are available, including 4140 and stainless steel. Provided in diameters of 1 1/8 through 1 3/4" with lengths from 8 to 40'.
Sucker Rods & Polished Rod Couplings
Box by box API type T or spray metal couplings available in pin sizes 5/8 through 1 1/8" in full size or slim hole diameters. Subcouplings are available for connecting polished rods or tapered rod strings.
Seamless J-55 or N-80, Type 1 grade hydrostatically tested, API monogrammed pup joints are available in 2 3/8, 2 7/8 and 3 1/2" diameters in lengths from 2 to 12' N-80 grade pup joints are full length normalized.
Sinker bars with elevator necks and wrench flats are available in 1 1/4 through 2" diameters in 20 and 25' lengths. UPCO Inc. provides Grade 1 bars with AISI 1045M and Grade 2 bars with 4140M or 4620M material.