With over 40 years of experience, CDI is an industry leader in the design, manufacturing, and processing of high-quality, high-performance polymer products and components for the Oil & Gas, LNG, Fluid Handling, Aerospace, Power Generation, Refining & Petrochemical, Industrial Processing industries, and beyond. We are highly experienced in a broad scope of advanced materials – from elastomers to advanced fluoropolymers and thermoplastics. With strategic locations around the globe, we provide critical solutions, on time and to your specification, anywhere in the world.

We are partners

Striving to be responsive, innovative, approachable, and dependable partners providing high-performance components on-time and to specification.

We are collaborators

Seeking a full understanding of your needs and drawing on a diverse team of specialists to provide value from concept to delivery.

We are innovators

Building on advanced materials science to design, engineer, and manufacture state-of-the-art components.

We are facilitators

Partnering with our customers to solve the most difficult challenges and reliably bring advanced products to market.

We are problem solvers

Ensuring that in addition to everything else, real solutions arrive on-time and to specification.

We are CDI Energy Products—your custom-engineering specialists

We are preferred suppliers to a large number of major OEMs, each of which has special needs in dealing with elevated temperatures, chemical and media resistance, extreme pressure, wear, and lubricity. With this fully integrated range of capabilities, CDI is the smart choice for all your high-performance plastic and elastomeric manufacturing needs.

Over the years, CDI Energy Product has experienced some significant growth, developed some revolutionary patented technology in both materials and design, and has proudly supported our customers across the globe. Throughout our history, we have focused on delivering quality without compromising safety.

Take a look at our CDI Capabilities Overview

Company

History

  1. 1974

    Cott Dowall, Inc. founded as a distributor of O-rings, polyseals, and braided packing in a 1750 sq. ft. office and warehouse in Houston, Texas.

    1979

    Awarded first patent for non-adjustable rod packing.

    1980

    Developed our own plastics processing operation.

  2. 1982

    Engineering added as a key customer service.

    1987

    Multiseals is founded

    1989

    CDI Aflas® compounds approved for North Sea applications.

  3. 1999

    Developed patented SigmaSeal® system for control valves.

    2005

    Wellington Holdings purchased by Fenner, becomes a part of Fenner Advanced Sealing Technologies.

    2005

    Portfolio of performance thermoplastics earned Norsok M710 approval.

  4. 2007

    CDI Seals built new facility near Houston, Texas.

    2009

    Production of high-performance PEEK connectors begun.

    2011

    Manufacturing added new robotics.

  5. 2011

    Longtime Southeast Asia distributor, Multiseals, was acquired, furthering a global footprint.

    2011

    AIP Precision Machining was acquired.

    2018

    Michelin Completes the Acquisition of Fenner PLC

Company

HSSE and Quality

WE CARE ABOUT OUR PEOPLE, CUSTOMERS, AND CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY

For us, health, safety, and the environment are of the utmost importance. We care about our people, customers, and corporate responsibility. With our ISO 45001 certification, we can recruit and retain the best leaders, engineers, technicians, and quality and HSSE experts to support our global manufacturing business. Our ISO 14001 management system helps us continuously improve on all elements of HSSE while ensuring regulatory compliance.  Our first priority is to ensure our employees go home in the same condition they came to work.

Ensuring Quality of Product

From prototype to production, from concept to completion, we address quality at every step in the process. Our investment in state-of-the-art manufacturing technology, from robotics to clean rooms, ensures the highest level of precision. Our commitment to quality does not stop at production.

CDI excels at developing solutions and delivering results within agreed lead times. To meet client schedules without interruption, we track performance from material selection to the delivery of the final product. We focus on meeting our customers’ needs and specifications.

Customer requirements are met through detailed contract review, well defined and repeatable processes, and statistically based inspection plans in accordance with API Specification Q1 Ninth Edition. API Q1 certification gives CDI an additional competitive advantage within the Oil and Gas market for licensing to API product specifications.

You can learn about all our certifications in our Resource Library.

Company

Regions

GLOBAL SOLUTIONS TO MEET INDUSTRY DEMANDS

Our global operations ensure that you receive the support you need when you need it. Leading operators and service companies have come to rely on us as responsive, innovative partners in producing components built to make their applications work with optimal performance. With manufacturing expertise in key oil and gas markets, we ensure that products arrive on time and to specification.

UNITED STATES

Since 1981, CDI has been providing customers with high-quality, precision machined components in our current U.S. location. Our Houton manufacturing facility houses over 220,000 sq. ft. of equipment along with technical and engineering staff. This unique integration of skills enables our team to provide customers with solutions that are specifically designed for each application.

SINGAPORE

Since 1987, our manufacturing and business in Singapore, CDI has provided customers a comprehensive range of sealing solutions and services. As part of the global organization, with its manufacturing and production facility, our Singapore team specifically serves the Asia-Pacific and Middle Eastern markets.