Welcome to Surface

Surface Equipment Corporation is a leading custom manufacturer of Oil & Gas processing and production equipment. Dedicated to the quality of our products, our equipment is built in accordance to ASME Pressure Vessel Code, Section VIII Div. 1 and Div. 2. Our facility has the capacity to design, fabricate, integrate, and perform hydrostatic testing of vessels, sand blast clean and paint. Surface Equipment’s product line includes sand separators, scrubbers, slug catchers and pressure vessels. Surface was established in 1985 by Bart Owens, Surface Equipment has one location in Kilgore, Texas. In 2007 Surface was sold to a company based in Italy but returned to American ownership in late 2013 by a group of local investors.



Stephen McLemore is president of Surface Equipment Corporation of Kilgore, Texas.  BRE strategies have recently been used by Heather Jurenka and the Kilgore Economic Development Corporation to grow


Kilgore Economic Development earned a reward “to honor excellence and exceptional contributions of Texas communities in economic development” .  Surface Equipment is pleased to partner with KEDC.


Project Spotlight: 2.75” Thick, 1440 psi @ 120F 132”ODx66’ seam to seam slug catcher. Weight 346,000 pounds. This Slug Catcher will be in production in Chickasha, Oklahoma.