sucker rod


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sucker rod

[′sək·ər ‚räd]
(petroleum engineering)
A connecting rod between a down-hole oil-well pump and the lifting or pumping device on the surface.
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The new fiberglass sucker rod is corrosion-resistant and has a resin matrix that can withstand well temperatures of up to 285 degrees Fahrenheit.
The company effectively procured and is in the process of installing ten new thermal well heads and tubing sucker rod pumps, which have been customised specifically for the Lagia field conditions and which will replace the progressive cavity pumps.
These systems include: (1) Sucker rod pumping (Beam pumping), (2) Gas lift, (3) Electrical submersible pumping, (4) Hydraulic (Piston and Jet) pumping, (5) progressive cavity pumping, (6) Plunger (Free-piston) lift, and (7) Other methods such as: Ball-pump and Gas-actuated pump.
MUSCAT: Dover Middle East (DME), an Omani company and subsidiary of the United States company, Dover Corporation, has announced the construction and commissioning of a coiled sucker rod plant in Salalah.
Tenders are invited for procurement of sucker rod & accessories for ongc, cambay asset.
One end of the flexible rope fixe to link block in the circular orbit, the other end round the movable pulley and the fixed pulley to arrive in the wellhead, and it connects the sucker rod and the pump; accordingly change a circular motion of the crank into a reciprocating motion of the rod and pump.
The jet pump was installed to alleviate gas locking and sanding issues that were experienced with the traditional sucker rod pump that has been on the well since inception.
The major components of artificial lift systems are pump, motor, separator, cable, pump jack, sucker rod, and others.
On the Monastereska licence in Western Ukraine a sucker rod pump was
A jet pump is currently being installed on the Defender US33 #2-29H well in Goshen County, WY to alleviate gas locking and sanding issues that were experienced with the traditional sucker rod pump that has been on the well since inception.
sustainable basis with the installation of an hydraulic sucker rod pump.
Compared to the conventional sucker rod pumping unit the advantages of PTS80 drives include reduction of dynamic loads and specific energy consumption for lifting products.