gas injection

gas injection

[′gas in‚jek·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
Injection of gaseous fuel into the cylinder of an internal combustion engine at the appropriate part of the cycle.
(petroleum engineering)
The injection of gas into a reservoir to maintain formation pressure and to drive liquid hydrocarbons toward the wellbores.
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PDO is currently operating a range of commercial-scale EOR projects including chemical EOR, miscible gas injection (MGI) and thermal applications.
Enhanced Oil Recovery method mainly uses three technologies including Thermal injection, Gas injection and Chemical injection.Thermal injection technology is mostly used for the extraction of heavy viscous crude oil.
Engineered for gas dosing and gas injection in small line batch and continuous processes, the FCI ST75 air/gas flow meter has a solid-state thermal dispersion mass flow-sensing element with platinum RTDs in equal mass thermowells.
The company is currently operating a range of commercial-scale EOR projects, including chemical EOR, miscible gas injection and thermal applications, which accounted for 10 per cent of the sultanate's average oil production
Dril-Quip will provide a drilling TTR system and multiple TTR systems for the production, gas injection and water injection wells.
Miscible gas injection involves pumping gas, often toxic, which dissolves in the oil, facilitating higher flow rates.
The technology of gas injection and permeability enhancement has been developed from the field of coal bed methane development.
Then, the influence of different gas-water ratios, fracture intersecting angles, and gas injection positions on the gas and water distributions was analyzed.
Fries developed a gas injection device as part of the mold wall and not the injection mechanism.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Daily gas injection into oilfields has grown 25 million cubic meters (mcm) since June 22, 2015, compared to the figure for the year to mid-March 2015, said the production manager of the National Iranian South Oil Company.
The contracts cover about 100-kin of flexible pipes for oil production, gas lift and gas injection, and include related equipment for the pre-salt area to be installed on the floating production storage and offioading (FPSO) units, Cidade de Angra dos Reis and Cidade de Ilhabela.