Stuff You Should Know About Oil and Gas Production

Stuff You Should Know about Oil and Gas Production is an educational show featuring enlightening conversations and helpful tips about producing oil and gas. This podcast is hosted by Kimray's Product and Applications Trainer Kyle Andrews and Content Writer Curtis Winkle.

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Podcast: How a Pressure Control Valve Works | Episode #7

If you’re in oil and gas production, it’s critical to know how a pressure control valve works. In this episode of Stuff You Should Know about Oil and Gas Production, Kyle explains how to identify the key components of a high pressure control valve package and what each does to support operation of the valve.
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Podcast: How Does a Pneumatic Valve Actuator Work? Episode #6

A pneumatic valve actuator uses motive gas to drive a valve to its open or closed position. In this episode of Stuff You Should Know About Oil and Gas Production, Kyle Andrews answers the question, How does a pneumatic valve actuator work? Topics for How Does a Pneumatic Valve Actuator Work? What is an actuator? 
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Podcast: How Does a 3-Phase Separator Work? Episode #5

How does a 3-phase separator work? In this episode, Kimray Product Applications Trainer Kyle Andrews explains. Topics for How Does a 3-Phase Separator Work? Why is separation so critical in oil and gas production? What are the 3 phases? Where are these types of separators found? What are the key components of a separator? How
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Podcast: What Exactly Does a Gas Pressure Regulator Do? Episode #4

In this episode, Kyle Andrews, Product Applications Trainer at Kimray, explains what a gas pressure regulator does. Topics for Gas Pressure Regulator What’s the difference between a gas pressure regulator and valve? What does a gas back pressure regulator do? How is a production separator like a water gun? What would happen in a separator
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Podcast: Why is Valve CV So Important? Episode # 3

In this episode of Stuff You Should Know about Oil and Gas, Kyle Andrews, Product Applications Trainer at Kimray, explains the importance of control valve CV. Topics in Valve CV Why is CV so important, How do you determine CV? Common challenges related to incorrect CV calculation Resources mentioned in this episode: Kimray sizing calculator
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