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lift pump

[′lift ‚pəmp]
(mechanical engineering)
A pump for lifting fluid to the pump's own level.
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[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.
The Global Artificial Lift Pumps market includes the following major product segments: ESP Systems, Rod Lift Systems, PCP Systems, Gas Lift Systems, Plunger Lift Systems, Hydraulic Lift Systems, and Others.
The requirement for a lift pump is usually application specific.
On a truck where the fuel tank could be mounted at the back of the chassis, the length of fuel line may be too large to allow a mechanical lift pump to draw fuel to the engine under adverse conditions: blocked filter, up bill driving, cold weather or tank refill after running out of fuel.
Weatherford International is one the major players in the global artificial lift pumps market.
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global artificial lift pumps market for 2016-2020.
Technavio's report, Global Artificial Lift Pumps Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.