Artificial lift PCM

PCM workshop in Oman

PCM workshop in Oman

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Setting up a full-equipped workshop in a short period of time:

  • Test Bench to evaluate pump performance
  • High-resolution inspection tools (boroscope)
  • Equipment to conduct in-depth analysis and determine the cause of failure (washing area, saw machine, measurement tools)
  • Local stock of pumps and spare parts.
  • A team fully dedicated to workshop activities.

FOCUS ON TEST BENCH

Test Bench:

  • Length: 28m (92ft)
  • Installed power: 250 kW (335 HP)
  • Pressure rating: 0 to 250 bars (0 to 3626 psi)
  • Speed test: up to 300 rpm
  • Fluid tested: cold and hot oily water
  • Internally design as per PCM standard

BENEFITS

In depth performance & failure analysis conducted close to client site. 
Dedicated PCP facilities for inventory management.

CHALLENGES

Create facilities in short period of time and close to client activities.
Set up a team dedicated to pump evaluation and inspection.

CONTEXT

Client: Major O&G company
Location: Middle East
Well type: Deviated, Hot temperature, SAGD, CSS