artificial lift


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artificial lift

[¦ärd·ə¦fish·əl ′lift]
(petroleum engineering)
Any method of lifting oil out of underground reservoirs, usually by injecting gas into the rock or sand formation to force fluids from wells; an example is a gas lift.
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Lifteck") announces it has entered into a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with Shell Canada LTD ("Shell") to collaborate on development and commercialization of Lifteck's patented Gas Drive Pump (GDP) technology for artificial lift by harvesting reservoir energy.
com)-- Increasing energy demands and maturing production fields are expected to drive the artificial lift systems market over the next six years.
Power management company Eaton recently introduced its Cooper Power series multi-tap transformers that are readily equipped to provide a safe, flexible and reliable solution when running artificial lift operations in the oil field.
The minister was inaugurating the second edition of the SPE Middle East Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition, which attracted more than 300 attendees from 69 companies and 24 countries.
According to the minister, most of the oil wells in Bahrain Field utilise artificial lift systems.
BNA) -- Minister of Finance and the Minister in Charge of Oil and Gas Affairs Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa opened here today the second Middle East Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition.
Magnomatics, a magnetic transmissions and ultra-compact motor company, has signed an exclusive licensing deal with Zilift, a leading developer of permanent magnet technologies for innovative artificial lift applications in the oil and gas industry.
In a bid to encourage use of artificial lift technologies in oil production operations throughout the Middle East region, Qatar will host the 8th Middle East Artificial Lift Forum (MEALF) from February 3-5.
More than 400 industry professional are expected to attend the eighth edition of the Middle East Artificial Lift Forum (MEALF) to be held from February 3 to 5, 2015 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Doha.
Artificial Lift Company (ALC) has successfully deployed its Advantage Rigless Electrical Submersible Pump (ESP) System for Total E&P Congo in the Republic of Congo.
Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures LLC (SAEV), the corporate venturing subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, has announced the closing of an equity investment into Zilift AS, a Scottish developer of through-tubing deployed artificial lift systems using permanent magnet motors and magnetic transmissions.