Perforating Technologies

Core Laboratories’ perforating systems are suitable for all wellbores and all types of completions. Since 1983, our conventional perforating systems have led the industry in performance standards. Now, with our latest GoGun™ technology, unconventional completions have a versatile and innovative perforating option that improves productivity and wellsite safety.


  • Consistent high performance, with decades of experience in the optimization of manufacturing and supply chain systems
  • System design that includes the industry’s broadest perforating charge catalog eliminates stack-up tolerance issues
  • Economy, versatility, and compact design are built into all of our gun systems

Our Products

Conventional Systems

Utilize Core Laboratories’ legacy-shaped charges and industry-standard perforating systems with conventional conveyance methods
(TCP and E-line).

Unconventional Systems

Next-generation technology for unconventional wireline plug-n-perf operations.

Initiation Systems

Safety and reliability are the main focuses while incorporating a cost-effective initiation device suitable for oilfield applications.

Owen Instrumentation

Precision perforating control system technology you can rely on. API RP 67 Certified

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