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 company offers sucker rods, sinker bars, injection-molded rod guides for rod wear reduction, downhole pumps lift subs, and centralized flex bars and lift subs, well-servicing tools; gas lifts, progressing cavity pump systems, and plunger lift products.
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.
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.
It develops and makes products in artificial lift and production optimisation, including plunger lift, gas lift, nitrogen generation, and well site automation.
Nasdaq: LUFK), a company that sells and services oilfield pumping units, well automation systems, gas lift and plunger lift systems, progressing cavity pumps, well completion products, foundry castings and power transmission products throughout the world, has acquired Zenith Oilfield Technology Ltd.
It provides a wide range of products and services including plunger lift systems and well engineering and testing.
A single controller is able to configure up to two well facilities or more together with choke valve control, separator control, plunger lift control, tank control, other equipment control and shutdown logic.
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.
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.
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.