Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, with facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, KMG manufactures, formulates and globally distributes specialty chemicals and performance materials for the Semiconductor, Industrial Wood Preservation and Pipeline and Energy markets.
As the complexity of semiconductor silicon wafers continues to advance, so too must the purity of the process chemicals used in their manufacture. KMG is proud to be a leading supplier of high purity process chemicals for many of the world’s leading technology companies.
We supply high-purity process chemicals for three technology markets:
KMG’s Performance Materials segment includes products and services for the industrial wood preservation and pipeline and energy markets.
KMG is the leading North American manufacturer of pentachlorophenol (“penta”), an industrial wood preservative primarily used to protect and preserve the life of utility poles in the electric power and communications industries.
The U.S. possesses a massive wooden infrastructure, methodically built and maintained over the past century and a half. Our specialty wood treating products are necessary to preserve and protect the wood used for utility poles and cross-arms. » Learn more about KMG Wood Treating products
Our Pipeline Performance business is dedicated to providing high-performance products and services that optimize pipeline efficiency, lower operating costs and enhance safety for the global pipeline and energy services market.
Our Flowchem subsidiary is a global leader in providing drag-reducing agents (DRAs), related support services and equipment to midstream crude oil and refined fuel pipeline operators.
KMG’s Val-Tex and Sealweld subsidiaries are leading global providers of high-performance products and services for industrial valve and actuator maintenance. Our comprehensive product portfolio includes valve lubricants, cleaners and sealants, as well as related products such as fittings, adapters and application equipment. We also offer routine and emergency valve maintenance services and technician training for many of the world’s leading pipeline operators.