Prevent Control Valve Body Replacement with the T-Body HPCV

With the increased use of proppant in well completions, control valve body replacement has become a regular requirement for oil and gas producers. Erosive production fluid causes equipment damage and can lead to environmental and safety issues as well as costly downtime.   High Pressure Control Valves bear the brunt of this erosion, and valve bodies can eventually
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How to Read Oil and Gas P&ID Symbols I Podcast Episode #16

In this episode we are joined by Kyle Andrews, Product and Applications Trainer at Kimray, who explains how to read some key P&ID symbols.   Topics include:  Who creates a P&ID?  Who uses a P&ID?   What are some of the common symbols?   Resources mentioned in this episode:  How to Read an Oil and Gas P&ID   The
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Product Notice | Delrin Cages in Mechanical Dump Valves & Low Pressure Balanced Valves

Product Notice | Delrin Cages in Mechanical Dump Valves & Low Pressure Balanced Valves

This product notice is to provide two critical pieces of information about Delrin Cages in our Mechanical Dump Valves and Low Pressure Balanced Control Valves. In some erosive conditions and in conditions where process fluid temperature is greater than 180° F, the Metal (or Ductile) Cage and Ratio Plug may be a more suitable material.
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What Causes Choked Flow in a Gas Control Valve? 

What is Choked Flow in a Gas Control Valve? Choked flow is the point at which decreasing downstream pressure will not increase the flow through a valve. This typically happens in high differential applications in a high pressure control valve in gas back pressure or pressure reducing service. (What’s the difference?) What Causes Choked Flow? 
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How a Free Water Knockout Works | Podcast Episode #15

In this episode we are joined by Kyle Andrews, Product and Applications Trainer at Kimray, who explains how a free water knockout works.  Topics in How a Free Water Knockout Works What is “free water”? Why is water management important? What are sacrificial anodes? Resources mentioned in this episode: What is a Free Water Knockout?
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