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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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by Times News Service The plant was opened on the Sohar Industrial Estate after PDO negotiated a three-year $105 million contract with Borets, a global leader in artificial lift systems engineering, manufacturing, sales and servicing.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Multilift provides patented downhole sand management tools associated with electric submersible pumps and other artificial lift systems.
ESPs are used for lifting fluid from a wellbore when the depth of a well or volume of fluid makes artificial lift, using a traditional pumping unit, unfeasible.
Technavio has announced the top nine leading vendors in their recent global artificial lift pumps market report until 2020.
As a direct impact of the ambiguity in the oil market, the global artificial lift pumps market has been experiencing sluggishness in the recent past as it has become enmeshed with the turmoil in the global oil industry.
Top international and regional experts will discuss the latest trends and developments in artificial lift at the third edition of the SPE Middle East Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition to be held in Bahrain, later this year.
The presentation focused on the challenges faced by operators managing mature brown-fields, introducing a new and patented technology for artificial lift called ''BPZ'' Pneumatic Pumping System, invented by Mr.
USPRwire, Fri Apr 17 2015] Artificial lift pumps are used in oil wells to increase the pressure within the reservoir and encourage oil to move to the surface.
com)-- Increasing energy demands and maturing production fields are expected to drive the artificial lift systems market over the next six years.
According to the minister, most of the oil wells in Bahrain Field utilise artificial lift systems.
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.