dump valve

Troubleshooting a Mechanical Dump Valve and Trunnion Set Up

The Kimray Mechanical Dump Valve is designed to provide emissions-free liquid level control in vessels such as heater treaters, two-phase separators, three-phase separators, and free water knockouts. In this article, we’ll explain how to adjust the dump valve and cover some troubleshooting scenarios. Adjusting the Dump Valve A dump valve uses process fluid to balance upstream
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How to Operate the Kimray High Pressure Control Valve

The Kimray High Pressure Control Valve is a versatile solution for all your oil and gas production needs. It can be used as a dump valve, pressure regulator, suction controller, recirculation valve, as well as in plunger lift applications. Choosing Your High Pressure Control Valve There are two options to choose from: stem guided or
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How Does Liquid Level Control work with a Mechanical Dump Valve?

Liquid level control in separation vessels is a critical component of oil and gas production. Kimray’s Level Controller is designed to operate in conjunction with a Kimray mechanical dump valve. It maintains and controls the liquid level in oil and gas production vessels. These vessels include heater treaters, two-phase separators, three-phase separators, free water knockouts,
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How to Weight a Float Ball for Liquid Level Control

To control the gas, liquid, and oil interface in process equipment, many producers employ a liquid level controller in conjunction with a mechanical liquid dump valve. A mechanical level controller consists of three primary parts: A float ball, which is inserted into the vessel A trunnion, which is bolted onto the exterior of the vessel An
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