Kimray History

The Kimray Way: Making a Difference

In 1948, Garman Kimmell revolutionized oil field production control with the Pilot Operated Back Pressure Regulator, or what we know today as the AAA valve. Up until that point, producers needed to supervise the well site constantly to keep production moving. Garman’s new product isolated the operation of the valve from the sensing point of
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Kimray Legacy Part 1 | “History Matters”

In mid twentieth century, OG producers could not stray too far from the field. A site needed constant oversight to keep production moving. The products in use at the time got the job done, but they were far from efficient. Of particular concern was the back pressure regulator. Back pressure regulation was primarily achieved through
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