A fluoroelastomer (FKM) offering excellent temperature performance and rapid gas decompression (RGD) resistance plus the typical FKM tolerance of H2S, aromatics and hot water.
Vermilion Three is a next generation development of James Walker FR25/90.
Sealing capability confirmed down to -46°C (-51°F) in product configured testing.
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Vermilion Three is Shell TAT approved to MESC 85/301.
This is a graphical overview of material performance characteristics. Those characteristics highlighted in bold text represent the areas of enhanced performance over existing technology.
TR10 -32°C (-26°F)
T70 -30°C (-22°F)
Qualified to Norsok M-710
ISO 23936-2 'sour'
Qualified to Norsok M-710 / ISO 23936-2
‘0000’ rating at 100°C
6.99mm / 150bar / 90% CH4 10% CO2 / 8 cycles
Additional testing for RGD resistance
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RGD at high
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