Product Notice | Potential Issue with High Pressure Control Valve Upper Stems

Product Notice | Potential Issue with High Pressure Control Valve Upper Stems

This product notice is to inform you that we’ve recently discovered a potential issue on our 2” High Pressure Control Valve. The valve is missing a bevel located above and below the wrench flats on the 522 upper stem. This lack of a bevel can cause damage to the o-ring when it’s installed. The potential
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Pump Jacks in a Field

What is Artificial Lift?

What is Artificial Lift? We define artificial lift as anything a producer uses to add energy to the well. Four of the most common types of artificial lift are pump jack, electric submersible pumps, gas lift, and plunger lift. Pump Jack The most common example and recognizable method of artificial lift is the pump jack.
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Should I Use Mechanical or Pneumatic Controls for my Coal Seam Gas production?

Should I Use Mechanical or Pneumatic Controls for my Coal Seam Gas production? 

Kimray has helped pioneer coal seam gas production with producers across the United States, India, and Australia.   Coal Seam Gas recovery, also called Coal Bed Methane production, is a method of recovering gas stored in coal. In this video, we explain the process and two solutions Kimray provides to control it.   Coal Seam Gas Production Because coal seam
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Back Pressure Regulator and High Pressure Control Valve Package

Permian Basin Oil Production: 3 Popular Kimray Products in West Texas

Believed by some to be the largest oil and gas field in the world, Permian Basin oil was originally discovered by 1920 by W. H. Abrams in Mitchell County. The Permian is 250 miles wide and 300 miles long, stretching from Lubbock south to the Rio Grande and from central Texas west into southeastern New Mexico.
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How Liquid Level Controllers Work

Video Guide to Float-Operated Liquid Level Controllers

In this video, Mike explains how Kimray’s line of float operated liquid level controllers work. These are pneumatic or electric level controllers and level switches. They are commonly referred to as pilots because they are not valves themselves but they send a signal to a valve to open or close based off the liquid level that
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