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Downstream: Refining, Petrochemical, Retail & Marketing

Oil refining facility

Oil refining, gas processing and production facilities worldwide use advanced technologies from 3M to stay up and running – and meet the increasing global demand for:

  • Improving operation effectiveness and efficiency
  • Extending equipment life and reduce downtime
  • Protecting the health and safety of workers in hazardous environments

Oil refining tank

Tank, Line and Process Vessel Corrosion Protection

From pipeline to storage tank, corrosion protection solutions from 3M help extend downstream oil and gas equipment life – reducing downtime, maintenance costs, and risk of failure.

Worker at oil refinery

Refinery & Processing Filtration

Refineries, gas processing and production facilities around the world depend on 3M Purification’s advanced filtration technologies for efficient contaminant removal and added equipment protection.

3M Novec electrical construction spray

Electrical Construction & Maintenance

3M offers a broad range of electrical solutions, from essential connectors to advanced cold shrink technology and fire barrier products – for faster, safer installations and long-term reliability.

Metal abrasive disk grinder

Facility & Equipment Maintenance

From essential abrasives to nonflammable aerosol cleaners, 3M provides a wide variety of proven technologies to help you keep your operations running at peak efficiency.

Metal fabrication worker

Metal Fabrication

From hard-cutting superabrasives to high-precision finishing sandpapers, 3M offers a wide variety of general-purpose, specialized and industrial abrasives, along with accompanying personal protective equipment.

3M Personal Safety Equipment

Refinery Safety

3M is committed to helping you create a safer workplace for your people. Safeguard equipment, reduce accidents, protect health and safety – and keep your operations running.

Worker installing industrial networking

Communicating & Networking

3M offers a full suite of innovative telecommunication technologies and products to help you make connections...extend your network...and manage your installations.

Gas station storefront display and signage

Retail & Marketing

Wherever your business touches the retail consumer, 3M can help promote your brand image – with indoor and outdoor commercial graphics, displays and communication systems.


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