Gas Compression

We offer compression services using our extensive line of pre-engineered packages ready for deployment plus a network of make-ready shops located in every significant U.S. producing region.

Exterran is the global leader in natural gas compression services, with more than 3.5 million operating horsepower in the U.S. alone.

Clients count on our superior engineering and unmatched compression expertise, experience and services. We offer contract compression services, new-build compression packages and used compression packages. And as part of our new build program, we offer configurable “C-Series” compression packages that can be fully configured by the customer and typically delivered as fast as 10-14 weeks.

Typical Gas Compression Applications

  • Gas Lift and Re-injection
  • Gathering, Transmission and Storage
  • Gas Processing
  • Gas Turbine Fuel Boosting
  • Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO)

Regulations, Codes and Standards

  • ASME
  • NEC
  • Onshore/Offshore
  • API
  • NACE
  • GOST

The Resources To Deliver

Exterran can help you accomplish your compression related goals anywhere you need to get them done. With packaging capabilities that range from 250 to 9,000HP, we have experience with a full range of compression applications, detailed custom specifications, and all operating conditions. From the colder northern states and scorching southwestern deserts to corrosive offshore environments, we have a presence in every significant producing region in the country. We understand unique operating conditions and how to work within any HSE requirements at your locations. We have the resources to deliver what you need, where you need it and the ability to service virtually any compression package you own. And to maximize customer value, Exterran provides complete turnkey compression facilities, including project management, facility and equipment design, equipment manufacture, facility construction, installation and startup and if you choose, facility operations. With that peace-of-mind, you can focus your resources on your most important priority—building your business success.

Unmatched Air Emissions Services

We offer a full range of emissions permitting and testing services to help ensure your compression operations are compliant with the myriad of complicated federal and state air emissions regulations.

Compression Applications