55th Consecutive Year, Celebrating Rudolph, the red-nosed pumping unit

December 16, 2021

This year Lufkin Industries celebrates its 55th consecutive year of decorating Rudolph the Red-Nosed Pumping Unit! This fine tradition began in 1966 with our employees carefully tossing a few Christmas lights on a pumping unit onsite at our Lufkin Industries facility in Lufkin, TX. Gradually, as the years went by, things got more elaborate, and […]


Lufkin Industries Acquires US Rod and Patriot Pump

December 01, 2021

Missouri City, TX (December 1, 2021)– Lufkin Industries (“Lufkin”), a portfolio company of KPS Capital Partners, LP (“KPS”), announced today that it has completed the acquisitions of US Rod and Patriot Pump. US Rod is a leading API-licensed manufacturer and provider of artificial lift products, including sucker rods, rod guides, couplings, pony rods, stabilizers and […]


Lufkin Appoints Saeid Rahimian as CEO

January 29, 2021

Mr. Rahimian is a proven leader with a demonstrated track record of success over thirty years in the oil and gas industry. In his most recent role as the CEO of Aereon, a global provider of vapor recovery systems, custom flares and low emission, engineered combustors, Mr. Rahimian led a successful merger of Aereon with […]



Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

December 18, 2020

From all of us at Lufkin, we want to thank all of our loyal customers and staff and wish you all a very Merry Christmas and look forward to a great 2021! Please feel free to download and print our coloring book page with Rudolph the Red Nosed Pumping Unit for your family to enjoy […]