plunger lift

plunger lift

[′plən·jər ‚lift]
(petroleum engineering)
A method of lifting oil by using compressed gas to drive a free piston from the lower end of the tubing string to the surface.
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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 transmitter's extended range capability delivers superior measurement performance for plunger lift measurement applications over the life of oil and gas wells, says the company.
Plunger lift technology is gaining an increasing traction in the market due to lower maintenance cost and their ability to operate at sites with mixed proportions of oil and gas.
This acquisition broadens GE Oil & Gas artificial lift capabilities beyond electric submersible pumps (ESPs) to include rod lift, gas lift, plunger lift, hydraulic lift, progressive cavity pumps and well automation and production optimization controls and software.
In addition, built-in self-tuning plunger lift algorithms that provide simultaneous multi-plunger control on up to six wells have proven to increase production by as much as 20% on low pressure wells.
PCS offers an integrated and comprehensive artificial lift product line, including plunger lift, gas lift, nitrogen generation and automation products and services which increase the efficiency, longevity, and profitability of oil and natural gas wells.
Epic provides a suite of products and services including plunger lift, gas lift, and wellhead compression solutions.
The type segment comprises of the ESP, PCP, rod lift, plunger lift, gas lift and others.
Other artificial lift techniques introduced by Tatweer Petroleum in the Bahrain field include plunger lift, electrical submersible pump (ESP), progressive cavity pump (PCP) as well as adding to the original gas lift systems.
Its innovative offerings in ESP and jet pump technologies complement Dover Artificial Lift s well-established position in systems, components and automation for rod lift, gas lift, plunger lift, progressing cavity pump applications and surface production.
Their innovative and self-optimizing plunger lift software along with their flow computer helps increase production.
The company designs, engineers, manufactures, installs and services gas lift systems, plunger lift systems and completion equipment.