News & Events


A Venerable Company Gets a New Home: COMPRESSORtech2 Article

April 12th, 2024

Marcell Ulrichs, president of Dover Precison Components, discusses the FW Murphy acquisition and what comes next.
Press Release, Events

Dover Precision Components Joins Speaker Lineup at COMPRESSORtech2 Hydrogen Summit

February 12th, 2024

Dover Precision Components announces that Jonathan Peñaranda, lead polymer engineer, will present at the COMPRESSORtech2 Hydrogen Summit on April 17th in Houston, TX.
Press Release, Partners

Cook Compression® Signs Authorised Service Partner for the Territory of Benelux

September 18th, 2023

Cook Compression is proud to announce CF Rotating Service BV as its exclusive Authorised Service Partner within the territory of Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands).

Dover Joins Hydrogen Council

May 25th, 2023

Dover will collaborate and engage with other leading companies to accelerate the deployment of hydrogen solutions around the world.

Navigating Green Pathways to Decarbonization

February 1st, 2023

Cook Compression technical experts explore 2 pathways to decarbonization in the February 2023 issue of Hydrocarbon Engineering.

Targeting Fugitive Emissions in Reciprocating Compressors

January 12th, 2023

Read how Cook Clean sealing system was developed as part of a larger portfolio of new technologies that help customers meet ambitious decarbonization goals in Gas Compression Magazine.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Innovation Lab Officially Opens

October 6th, 2022

Read how we're looking toward the future with next-generation technologies to support the green energy transition.
Press Release

Cook Compression Introduces COOK CLEAN™ Sealing System to Lower Fugitive Emissions in Reciprocating Compressors

September 19th, 2022

Read about COOK CLEAN™ sealing systems, developed to lower fugitive emissions in reciprocating compressors.

Industrial bearing and seal innovations abound

August 11th, 2022

Read how TruTech® engineered polymers are supporting the green engergy transition.

Compressor Q&A with Hydrocarbon Engineering

December 16th, 2021

Cook Compression joins other industry leaders in discussing efficiency, reliability, safety, emissions, digitalization and future trends in compressor technology.

Smart Maintenance and More Robust Parts Boost Compressor Uptime

December 15th, 2021

Read how Cook Compression is helping customers address emissions in The American Oil & Gas Reporter (AOGR) special report on gas compressor technology.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Expands Its TruTech High Performance Materials Portfolio

January 7th, 2021

TruTech® polymer materials provide a foundation for next-generation reciprocating compressor sealing solutions.

New Partner Facility in Saudi Arabia Supports Reciprocating Compressor Component Repairs

September 9th, 2020

WoodServ, an Authorised Service Partner and distributor of Cook Compression, has opened a new facility in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to serve the petrochemical & gas compression industry.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Increases Robotics Implementation as Part of Long-Term Manufacturing Strategy

September 1st, 2020

Dover Precision Components is proud to announce the activation of robotic tuggers to improve product flow and advance Lean manufacturing at its Inpro/Seal® manufacturing facility.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Takes Occupancy of New Innovation Lab

August 18th, 2020

The nearly 12,000 square foot building will centralize the company’s test rigs for hydrodynamic fluid film bearings and reciprocating compressor components and bring together the research and product development teams.
Press Release, Partners

Cook Compression Signs Authorised Service Partner for the Territory in Taiwan

July 14th, 2020

Cook Compression is proud to announce Zungtech Co., Ltd. as its exclusive distributor and Authorised Service Partner within the territory of Taiwan. Cook Compression Authorised Service Partners are certified to provide local compressor valve and packing case repair.
Press Release, Partners

Cook Compression Names Authorised Service Partner for Poland

January 8th, 2020

Cook Compression is proud to announce that it has signed Krio-Serwis Ltd. as its exclusive Authorised Service Partner for the gas sector in Poland.
Press Release, Locations

Cook Compression Opens Satellite Service Centre in Italy

November 21st, 2019

The Cook Compression satellite service facility in Sicily, Italy, supports the rapid reconditioning of compressor valves for ISAB S.r.l, a part of Lukoil Oil Company, and other refineries in the region.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Brands Get a Fresh New Online Look

October 30th, 2019

The new Cook Compression, Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, and Inpro/Seal websites provide an improved user experience and expand the technical know-how available to the industry.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Breaks Ground on Houston Innovation Lab

October 28th, 2019

Technology leadership is at the core of Dover Precision Components, and this capital investment represents an ongoing commitment to research and development.
Meet the Team

Meet Maciej Pawelec, Business Development Manager

March 25th, 2019

Cook Compression Business Development Manager Maciej Pawelec talks about his passion for helping customers and for sailing.
Press Release, Partners

Cook Compression Adds Authorised Service Partners in Africa and the Middle East

March 12th, 2019

Cook Compression is proud to announce two new Authorised Service Partners: Fancraft (Pty) Ltd, serving South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique and Botswana; and WoodServ, serving the Middle East and Pakistan.
Meet the Team

Meet Andrea Bianchi, Strategic Account Manager, EU Sales

December 3rd, 2018

Cook Compression Strategic Account Manager Andrea Bianchi shares his approach to helping customers and his biggest achievement to date.

Company President Marcell Ulrichs Discusses the Formation of Dover Precision Components

September 25th, 2018

Dover Precision Components President Marcell Ulrichs discusses the new umbrella company for Cook Compression and the outlook for the gas compression industry.

Cook Compression Ellesmere Port Earns Achilles UVDB Qualification

August 6th, 2018

Cook Compression Ellesmere Port is proud to have achieved Achilles UVDB qualification to supply products and services associated with condition monitoring and reciprocating compressors.
Meet the Team

Meet Claudius van den Berk, Regional Sales Manager, EU Aftermarket

August 6th, 2018

Get to know EU Aftermarket Regional Sales Manager Claudius van den Berk: his past experience, his typical day, and his approach to work.

Runtime Engineering Grand Opening

July 31st, 2018

In June, Runtime Engineering, an Authorised Service Partner of Cook Compression, celebrated the grand opening of its Gothenburg, Sweden, repair facility.
Press Release

Dover Precision Components Supplies Reliability and Efficiency for Rotating and Reciprocating Machinery

May 31st, 2018

To leverage their collective strength and heritage, Cook Compression, Inpro/Seal, Waukesha Bearings and Bearings Plus have formed the newly named Dover Precision Components operating company.

Cooled Packing Cases: Where Turbulence Is An Advantage

May 9th, 2018

For reciprocating compressors, high pressures and high speeds are becoming the norm, and OEMs are increasingly building to American Petroleum Institute (API) limits on piston rod linear speeds.

Ellesmere Port Facility Grand Opening

April 20th, 2018

On April 19, Cook Compression celebrated the grand opening of its new purpose-built facility in Ellesmere Port, UK, with the company’s leadership team and local personnel.

Cook Compression U.K. Facility Surpasses 1,000 Days Without a Recordable Injury or Illness

March 19th, 2018

The Cook Compression Ellesmere Port, U.K., facility is proud to celebrate 1,075 consecutive days without a recordable incident, and 1,353 consecutive days without a lost time accident.
Press Release, Certification

ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certification for Houston Facility

February 28th, 2018

Cook Compression and Bearings Plus (BPI) are proud to announce that their quality management system at Dover Pearland Operations (DPO) has received ISO 9001:2015 certification.

New Ellesmere Port, UK, Facility for Cook Compression

February 1st, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Cook Compression Ellesmere Port will be relocating to a brand-new facility, purpose-built for us.
Press Release, Partners

Cook Compression Launches Authorised Service Partner Program in Europe

December 19th, 2017

Cook Compression is proud to announce its certification of three Authorised Service Partners for valve and packing case repairs: Kompresory Veselý, in the Czech Republic; Rudos Ruzomberok, in the Slovak Republic; and Runtime Engineering AB, in Sweden.
Press Release

New Video Demonstrates Technology Behind Ring Damped Valve Performance

November 11th, 2016

Cook Compression has released a new video detailing how the Ring Damped Valve provides exceptional reliability and improved efficiency for high-speed reciprocating compressors.

Los Angeles Service Center Relocates, Expands

July 27th, 2016

The Cook Compression Service Center in greater Los Angeles recently completed a move to a facility in Cypress – not far away, but far greater in size.

Cook Compression Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Certification at Dover Pearland Operations

February 18th, 2016

Cook Compression is proud to announce that the quality management system at Dover Pearland Operations (DPO) recently received ISO 9001:2008 certification. DPO is a 150,000 square foot facility...
Product Release

Cook Compression Introduces Ring Damped Valve

October 9th, 2015

Visitors at the recent Gas Machinery Conference had a firsthand look at a new technology that redefines plate valve design in high-speed compressors: Cook Compression’s Ring Damped Valve.
Product Release

New Compressor Valve Installation Tool Improves Safety

August 8th, 2014

Compressor valve installation and removal is now safer, faster and easier. The new Cook Compression Valve Installation Tool (V.I.T.) securely holds, aligns, and maneuvers valves into and out of the seating area.

Oklahoma City Service Center Celebrates Open House

March 25th, 2014

In March 2014, Cook Compression welcomed customers to an Open House celebrating the new Oklahoma City Service Center located at 6836 Pat Avenue.

Conference Highlights Expansion of Cook Compression China

January 20th, 2014

Cook Compression China recently conducted a strategic sales conference at the Cook facility in Suzhou, China. Participants included members of the rapidly growing Cook China sales, engineering and operations team.

Oklahoma City Service Center Moves to New Facility

January 3rd, 2014

Cook Compression recently completed a move of its Oklahoma City Service Center to a new facility, creating significant opportunities for improvements benefitting Cook customers and personnel.

Industry Publication Features Article on Managing Compressor Emissions

January 3rd, 2014

Cook Compression engineers Aleksey Dubrovensky and Craig Martin co-authored an article that appears in the March issue of American Oil & Gas Reporter.
Meet the Team

Al Krawczak Appointed Vice President - Emerging Markets

August 21st, 2013

Krawczak is responsible for developing and implementing strategies and detailed action plans to profitably grow business in global markets that are new to Cook and offer attractive opportunities.

Cook Compression Opens New Facility in China

February 15th, 2013

Cook Compression recently began operations in a new manufacturing and service facility in Suzhou, China. The new facility spans 11,000 sq ft.
Product Release

Introducing Sentrix Gas Flow Meters & Analyzers

December 28th, 2012

New Sentrix flow measurement technology gives you high-accuracy, easy-to-use solutions for measuring and tracking packing case vent flow in gas compressors.

Great Lakes Service Center Now Open

August 30th, 2011

The new Cook Compression Service Center in La Porte, Indiana, is now fully operational, offering world-class repair services, recplacement components, field mechanical services and engineering support.

Landmark Safety Achievement for Cook-MFS

February 23rd, 2011

On August 23, 2010, Cook Mechanical Field Services (Cook-MFS) celebrated a significant accomplishment: a half million man-hours without a lost-time injury.
Locations, Meet the Team

Susanto Serves Customers in Indonesia

February 11th, 2011

Based in Jakarta, Welly Susanto is the contact for Cook Compression sales activities and representatives in Indonesia.
Product Release

Introducing LF Vent Pac Assemblies

May 24th, 2010

Cook Compression has introduced a patent-pending product incorporating Low-Friction technology to extend ring and packing case life.
Product Release

New TruTech Materials

March 24th, 2010

Advanced materials provide high performance in oil wiper ring and non-lube, dry gas seal ring applications.
Press Release

Cook Compression Acquires Mechanical Field Services

August 25th, 2009

Cook Compression has announced the acquisition of Mechanical Field Services, LP, a leading provider of turnkey repair, maintenance and overhaul services for compressors, engines, pumps, turbines and other reciprocating and rotating equipment.

Cook Compression Named Authorized Ariel Parts Distributor

June 16th, 2009

As an authorized distributor, Cook Compression may purchase and resell genuine Ariel parts to end users as well as utilize these parts for maintenance and repair services handled by its network of service centers.

Cook Compression Opens Ring and Packing Case Facility in Ellesmere Port, England

February 17th, 2009

Cook Compression has announced the opening of a new compressor ring and packing facility in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire (UK). The plant manufactures complete packing case assemblies, rod rings and cylinder rings.

Cook Opens New Denver Service Center

December 9th, 2008

The facility is positioned to handle a broad range of gas gathering and petroleum refining requirements for compression aftermarket service and parts.