Threading Services conforming to the highest API specifications
We are proudly licensed to API-Spec. Q1 9th edition and API monogram certified to cut Spec. 7-1 Rotary Drill Stem Threads. With a complete line of regularly calibrated API Gages, we offer in-house zinc and manganese phosphating, Shot and Bead Blasting, Stress Relieving and Copper Plating. With so many services in-house, you are only dealing with one supplier! This allows for improved communication, pricing and lead time.
Delivering Industry Standard VAM Threading Services
Apollo is partnered with VAM Services and holds premium thread licenses for the following threads:
VAM TOP® – The most widely used Threaded and Coupled premium connection. It has become the standard for OCTG premium threads over the years.
VAM TOP® HC – (High Compression) Premium connection which has been designed with the main features of the VAM TOP® product line.
VAM TOP® HT – (High Torque) Premium connection which has been designed with the main features of the VAM TOP® product line.
VAM® FJL – (Flush Joint Liner) 100% inside and outside flush integral connection providing maximum clearance with optimum strength for liners, moderate depth casing, and tight-hole tubing strings.
VAM® SLIJ-II – Gas tight expanded box premium connection combining maximum external and internal pressure resistance with increased compression.
All threads are machined and 100% inspected in full accordance with VAM Specifications. Thread Protectors are stocked in-house and Vallourec owned master gages are rented long term for quick turn-arounds. Along with phosphate coating and blasting, Apollo Machine is the only company in Canada to be certified by VAM for Immersion Copper Plating.
Wide Scope of Premium Threading
We have experience in threading many different components in a wide range of materials including:
- Bit Subs
- Drill Collars
- Drill Pipe
- Kelly Valves
- Tool Joints
- Pup Joints
- Test Plugs
- Wellhead Equipment
- Float Equipment
- Cementing Equipment
- Blast Joints
We are constantly investing in threading equipment, personnel and our premium license network. Please let us know what current premium threads you are using as we are always open to working with you to ensure your premium threading requirements are met.