back pressure

What is a Back Pressure Regulator?

A back pressure regulator is a type of control valve designed to hold pressure on oil and gas production vessels such as separators, treaters, and free water knockouts. Invention of the Back Pressure Regulator The Kimray Back Pressure Regulator was our original valve, and it remains our most popular. Kimray founder Garman O. Kimmell created this product in 1948. Up
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Back Pressure Valve in a Field

Questions to Ask When Looking for a Back Pressure Valve Supplier

Kimray is a world-class back pressure valve supplier based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. Trusted for generations, Kimray has been creating simple, effective products for temperature, level, flow, and pressure control for over 70 years. Common applications for our products include compression, gas dehydration, separation, heaters, artificial lift, gas regulation skids, measurement stations and more.
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The Back Pressure Valve Manufacturer

Kimray is a back pressure valve manufacturer. In fact, our first product was a pilot-operated back pressure regulator. We introduced this valve in 1948, and it quickly became a staple of oil and gas industry production. In fact, it remains our most popular product to this day. What is a Back Pressure Valve? Simply put,
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What is a Back Pressure Valve?

A back pressure valve is a type of control valve that holds pressure on production vessels such as separators, treaters, and free water knockouts and releases upstream pressure when a designated set point is reached. How Do Back Pressure Valves Work? The Kimray Back Pressure Regulator is an “integrated” valve because the pilot—the key to
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Industry History | “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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