ERIKS North America to display solutions for the refining industry at PMIES 2019

Company to present technical workshop on reliable, leak-free sealing solutions

PITTSBURGH, March 18, 2019 – ERIKS North America will exhibit a full line of solutions for the refining industry at booth #403 during the Plant Maintenance, Inspection and Engineering Society’s (PMIES) 2019 Expo & Conference. The event will take place on March 21, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, Texas. ERIKS North America also will present a technical seminar, titled “Reliable Leak-Free Sealing of Heat Exchangers and Pipe Flanges.” 

From conveying systems to gasket and sealing solutions to industrial and hydraulic hoses, ERIKS North America is a leading supplier of industrial products, as well as value-added solutions and services for the refining industry. With a team of experienced professionals, ERIKS North America specializes in helping plants optimize efficiency, improve safety, and reduce maintenance costs though the leak-free sealing of pipe flanges and heat exchangers, regardless of the number of plant startups, shutdowns, or plant upsets.

“Reliable Leak-Free Sealing of Heat Exchangers and Pipe Flanges” is a technical workshop that will be presented by David Clover, Gasket Product Specialist for ERIKS North America, beginning at 3:30 pm, in Room A. The hour-long seminar will explore the ERRIC Sealing System—a heat exchange protocol that has been used in tens of thousands of heat exchangers around the world for more than 15 years with leak-free results. Clover will discuss the root causes of flange leakage, as well as the simple engineering principals, materials, and procedural changes that will result in leak-free performance.

Participants will gain valuable insight, tools, and resources that will empower them to quickly incorporate these vital improvements into their facilities. In addition, attendees will receive a comprehensive Flange Assembly Procedure guide to assist them in incorporating these proven practices.

For more information on ERIKS’ full line of solutions for the refining industry, stop by booth #403 or visit

About ERIKS North America
ERIKS ( has been a leading international industrial service provider since 1940. ERIKS North America offers a wide range of innovative, high-quality mechanical engineering components and associated technical and logistical services from 140 locations across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. We provide the highest quality product standards in the industry, along with the peace of mind knowing that our products and fabrication are consistent, location-to-location, across our extensive footprint. From agriculture to power generation and from oil and gas to food and beverage, ERIKS North America provides a local presence and infinite possibilities, backed by ERIKS’ worldwide network of resources and know-how with over 300 locations in 20 countries. For more information, please visit

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Lauren Ulrich


ERIKS North America Headquarters

650 Washington Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
Phone: +1 (412) 787-2400
Fax: + 1 412-341-7192

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