Well Site in the Appalachian Basin

Marcellus and Utica Shale: 3 Popular Kimray Products in Appalachian Basin

The Marcellus and Utica Shale formations stretch Southwest from Lower New York through Pennsylvania, Ohio, and into West Virginia. This region, known as the Appalachian Basin, is known for its large amounts of natural gas. In July 2018, it accounted for 29% of all U.S. gas production. Top Producers in the Marcellus and Utica Southwest
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Valve Failure Position - Fail Open Valve or Fail Closed Valve

Should My Valve Fail Open, Closed or In Place?

Should your valve fail open, closed, or in place? Despite how it sounds, “valve failure” does not mean that the control valve itself has failed. In the event of power loss, a control valve will “fail,” or stop, in one of three positions—open, closed, or in place. Let’s look at what these three options mean.
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Natural Gas Inter/Intrastate Pipelines

Midstream Oil and Gas: How Gas Gathering Works

There are approximately 580,000 wells around the United States currently producing oil and gas. In order to get these energy resources from the wells to end users around the country, infrastructure is required. This is the area of the industry midstream companies fill. Midstream oil and gas companies construct vast, far-reaching networks of pipelines, storage
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How to Build a Gas Pressure Reducing Regulator Package

How to Build a Gas Pressure Reducing Regulator Package in 15 Steps

Oil and gas producers use pressure reducing regulators to hold a consistent set point downstream of the valve. For reducing pressure in high pressure application, you will use a High Pressure Control Valve.  When you purchase this valve, you need several other components to make that valve fully functional.  When you order from us, we’ll help you
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A Guide to the High Pressure Control Valve

Free Training Video: A Guide to the High Pressure Control Valve

The Kimray High Pressure Control Valve is one of the most versatile valves on the market. It can be used in numerous applications to provide control of oil and gas production processes. It can be used as a: Gas regulator Dump valve (with liquid level controller or level switch) Pressure reducing valve Back pressure valve
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