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SoluMag® High Ductility™ Magnesium Alloy

Luxfer MEL Technologies SoluMag® HD alloy

Luxfer MEL Technologies is the world leader in the development and supply of highly functional magnesium alloys. SoluMag® HD™ is a highly ductile magnesium alloy that has a high corrosion rate in aqueous chloride environments. This lightweight alloy is available as extruded tube, rods, bars and profiles. SoluMag® HD™ offers a new solution to downhole problems, having superior ductility to conventional dissolvable magnesium alloys as well as a well-controlled corrosion rate.

  • Tube
  • Round bars and rods
  • Square/rectangular sections
  • Machined components for downhole completion tools in oil and gas
  • Downhole tools requiring deformation of material
  • Time activated underwater devices
  • ASTM B107 for extruded products, dimensions only
  • Corrosion rate according to agreed testing protocol
  • Manufactured to aerospace quality and metal cleanliness standards
  • Tubes and bars from less than 0.05 inches to as large as 6 inches (OD)
  • Tube and bar available in varying lengths

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Meet the SoluMag® Team

Rick Tonge MBA

Product Line Manager
Europe, Middle East & Asia

Based in Manchester, UK, Rick supports our oilfield customers outside of North America. Partnering with our global customers, Rick enables his clients to design high performance products using Luxfer’s dissolving and non-dissolving material technology. Why not reach out to Rick today to discuss how Luxfer’s innovative material technology can work in your completion tools setup?

    Garry Garfield

    Product Line Manager
    North America

    Based in Houston, Texas, Garry partners with our oilfield clients to build customer focused dissolving and non-dissolving material technology solutions. Garry brings to bear 25 years of experience in the industry. Please contact Garry today to discuss how our SoluMag® technology can benefit your downhole capabilities.

      SoluMag®, UK Patent No 2529062B. July 2015
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