liquid level control

How to Achieve Liquid Level Control with a Treater Valve

What is a Treater Valve? The Kimray Treater Valve is a weight-operated throttling valve designed to hold liquid level in production vessels such as heater treaters, free water knockouts, and saltwater disposal systems. How the Treater Valve Works in Liquid Level Control The Treater Valve actuates based on the hydrostatic pressure. Production vessels like heater
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What is a Gun Barrel in Oil and Gas

What is a Gun Barrel in Oil and Gas?

A gun barrel is an atmospheric vessel that producers use to separate oil, water, and gas. Gun barrels are also referred to as settling tanks and wash tanks. How a Gun Barrel Works Inside the barrel, the emulsion enters through an emulsion inlet and then enters a downward flume. Gas is removed in the top
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Free Water Knockouts

What is a Free Water Knockout (FWKO)?

What is a Free Water Knockout (FWKO)? A free water knockout (commonly abbreviated as FWKO) is an oil and gas production vessel that separates the produced oil emulsion into its various elements. What is “Free Water”? Free water is water produced with crude oil that is not emulsified. Free water will generally settle out of
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How to Repair the Kimray Gen II Liquid Level Controller (Side Mount)

How to Repair a Gen II Pneumatic Liquid Level Controller

In this video, Will shows you how to repair a Side Mount Gen II Pneumatic Liquid Level Controller. Skip to the Back Mount Gen II Pneumatic Liquid Level Controller Repair This repair could also be used if you need to reconfigure your Gen II from right mount to left mount.   How to Repair the Side
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Electric Gen II at Well Site

What is an Electric Level Controller?

In upstream oil and gas, an electric level controller uses electric power to maintain a specific level of liquid inside a fluid separator. This liquid level control is a critical component of all oil and gas production. What’s the Advantage of Electric Level Control? An electric level controller like the Kimray Gen II provides an
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