GTI as part of its mission is to expand the supply of affordable energy and ensure a safe and reliable energy delivery infrastructure in assisting RML with the deployment of the Artificial Lift Intake Isolation tool (A.L.I.I.). GTI has vetted the A.L.I.I. tool and perceive it to have cost saving, environmental, safety and operational benefits for the client. The A.L.I.I. tool minimizes the volume of water required for well workover operations related to Insert Rod Pump changes and provides cost savings, increased safety during these operations, all while creating a positive upside to the oil and gas industry.

Solving Important Energy Challenges and Creating Value in the Marketplace

GTI is the leading research, development, and training organization addressing energy and environmental challenges to enable a secure, abundant, and affordable energy future. For more than 75 years, we have been providing economic value to the natural gas industry and energy markets by developing technology-based solutions for industry, government, and consumers. Our research initiatives address issues impacting the natural gas and energy markets across the industry’s value chain— supply, delivery, and end use. We offer an integrated systems perspective to expand the supply of affordable energy, ensure a safe and reliable energy delivery infrastructure, and promote the efficient use of energy resources. To date, GTI programs have resulted in nearly 500 products, 750 licenses and more than 1,300 associated patents.


Independent, not-for-profit, established by the natural gas industry.

GTI tackles tough energy challenges turning raw technology into practical solutions.

$80 M annual research and development revenue.

GTI employees over 350 people.