Agar Corporation, Ltd. is an engineered solutions provider of process measurement and control systems and services within the energy sector. Agar’s multiphase meters are targeted at optimizing oil well testing and production. The company claims that its products are suitable for applications including heavy oil well testing, wastewater treatment, automatic tank dewatering,
desalters, and gas-liquid foam control. In addition to multiphase meters, Agar also specializes in the development, design, and manufacture of oil/water meters, interface detectors, and hydrate detectors. Agar is an ISO- 9001 certified manufacturer.
History and Organization
Agar Corporation was founded in 1980, and today claims an installed presence in all major oil companies around the world. Agar has nine global operational centers, including offices in the U.S., Canada, the Cayman Islands, China, Russia, Saudi Arabia (new in 2010), Venezuela, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the UAE. It has a technology presence with more than 50 business partners, and representatives in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia.