MSI Pipe Protection Technologies Protects Your Pipe Around the World


The Energy Information Administration estimates that in 2022, crude oil production in the United States alone will increase to about 12 million barrels per day on average. More pipe will be necessary with the rise of oil production and oil rigs. With more pipe usage, the more thread and pipe protection is necessary. It is vital to have a pipe protection company that is both nearby and around the world.  

For nearly 40 years, MSI Pipe Protection Technologies has been the leader in pipe and thread protection. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, MSI has offices and employees around the globe. We serve our customers from offices in Leduc, Canada; Veracruz, Mexico; Aberdeen, Scotland, and through an expanding, worldwide distributor network.

We’re here to ensure that your business only has the highest-quality protective products and services that help protect your assets. When it comes to onshore and offshore operations, count on MSI Pipe Protection Technologies to protect your pipes all day, every day.


As the global economy continues to grow, so too does the demand for energy resources. When demand for these materials changes, so does the need for services and supplies directly related to the oil and natural gas industries.

MSI keeps track of the production of global oil rig counts via our Rigs Around The World* page. Between 2021 and 2022, Oil rig production increased in:

  • North America by 39% 
  • Africa by 32%. 
  • South America by 21% 
  • The Middle East by 12% 

In the United States alone, U.S. crude oil output is expected to rise by 720,000 barrels per day to 11.91 million BPD in 2022.

Quality Products for Global Pipe Protection 

The sheer amount of barrels produced daily puts a lot of pressure on your pipes. MSI Pipe Protectors are ready to perform in any environment and temperature. It is essential to consider the requirements for each product and the extent to which you will use them. No matter the temperature, our MAXX, Ultra, and Mega thread protectors are tested to meet API 5CT Annex I specification, which is required for pipes encountering -150F to +150F degrees. Browse our catalog for more product information and custom product information.


MSI is the pipe protection provider you can trust to meet global demand. We adhere to the latest industry standards and adopting the newest technology. When operating with different regional and country requirements, it’s vital to have access to outstanding service from a company that understands your area.

No matter where you are, we have the means to protect your rig.

Contact MSI Today

*The oil rig data that we provide on this page is only in reference to rotary rigs considered to be substantial customers of services and suppliers in the oil and gas industry. All gas and oil rig data indicated below is dynamic in nature and sourced from the most recent statistical data of Baker Hughes – a GE Company.

MSI is your partner in pipe protection.

We offer customized solutions, fast delivery, and excellent customer service. Call or email us today and see the difference.

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