Plainsman Mfg Inc. has been servicing the oilfield production, pipeline maintenance, construction, and gas and water distribution industries for over 50 years. In that time our business and manufacturing processes have changed considerably. Below, we continually document those changes by writing about exciting developments from within our industry. Read on below to learn more about us, the projects we work on, and the ever-changing industry we are situated in.
Throughout our years, we have also been fortunate enough to be covered, from time to time, by the local and national press. Whether that be sharing ideas and processes with other manufacturing facilities throughout Canada to stay ahead of the game, or being covered for our advancements in automated manufacturing and how we believe it really improves our efficiency in creating high quality products.
If you are a reporter or work within the press and would like to include us in one of your pieces, please get in contact with us and we will be happy to assist you.
Thank you all for joining us for our 50th anniversary celebration that we held during our 16th annual Turkey Fry and open house. We appreciate everyone’s support!
The Plainsman Stick Pilot adds to our Safety Shutdown Systems product line as the fourth product we offer for Emergency Shutdown Systems. The Plainsman Stick Pilot can cover pressure variance in a emergency shutdown system from 10 to 10,000psi and has interchangeable piston arrangements to achieve different pressure ranges.
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All departments at Plainsman Manufacturing are open to new ideas; more importantly, on-going learning. That is why we had our V.P. of Operations, Mark Lea-Wilson, visit Ontario-based manufacturing facilities to find out how Plainsman can improve it’s internal processes.
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Our product lines are categorized into five main areas:
- Chemical Injection Pumps & Accessories
- Downhole Accessories
- Wellsite & Production
- Gas Utilities & Water Distribution
- Pipeline & Pigging
- Safety Shutdown Systems
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Most manufacturers would expect a robot to eliminate manual machine setups, but the experience of one Canadian oil-industry shop demonstrates that the ripple effect of automation can be far more profound. For Plainsman Mfg., the move to robotics catalyzed a company-wide change in thinking about the true nature of efficiency.
Since 1966, the name “Plainsman” has been synonymous with one-stop distribution for products related to the heavy oil industry of Western Canada. However, the Edmonton-based “supply store to the supply store network in Western Canada” – as General Manager Mike Kittlitz describes his company – has made a major push into the manufacturing business over the last 15 years.