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Bearing Protection Device (BPD)

  • Rotary Bearing Protection Device

    The Orion Engineered Seals Bearing Protection Device (BPD) can be used on pumps, motors, gearboxes, pillow blocks, turbines, oil mist lubrication, paper machines, and other specialty applications.

  • Rotary BPD Profile

    The Orion Engineered Seals BPD is a patented, revolutionary sealing solution that provides maximum protection against contaminants while maintaining lubrication in the bearing.

  • Rotary BPD3

    The Orion Engineered Seals BPD can be used throughout the following industries: Pulp & Paper, Chemical Processing, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Mining, Mineral & Ore Processing, and Waste Water.

Orion Seals LogoThe Orion Engineered Seals patented Bearing Protection Device (BPD) represents state of the art bearing protection technology and is the premier non-contacting bearing protection device offered. The BPD was designed with an understanding of the nature of the bearing housing environment under all operating conditions and utilizes the laws of physics to create what has proven to be the best performing and most cost effective way to protect the bearings of your rotating equipment. Every feature of the BPD is designed to work together as a system.


  • Redundant static and dynamic contamination exclusion capabilities
  • Static elastomers
  • Requires no break-in period
  • Available in both solid and split seals with identical performance
  • Superior lubrication retention capability regardless of lubrication method
  • Performs consistently and flawlessly from start up through years of operation


  • Pumps
  • Motors
  • Gearbox
  • Pillow Blocks
  • Turbines
  • Oil Mist
  • Paper Machine
  • Specialty Applications

Visit Orion Seals website to see How It Works.  Consult a Gallagher Engineer with specific application questions.