Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

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Excavation Grade Control System features Wi-Fi communications.

July 31, 2012

Offering GPS machine guidance via Wi-Fi®, GCSFlex(TM) Grade Control System for Excavators serves GPS corrections over this connection from local base station. Unit's Wi-Fi connection is established automatically once it is positioned and turned on. Product also allows in-field design templates to be created directly from cab on CB450 Control Box, allowing operator to accurately dig to desired depth, slope, or alignment. Several configurations and sensor options are available. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Rod Guides feature hydrodynamic design.

July 27, 2012

Intended for progressing cavity downhole pumping applications, Era® CrossOver(TM) High Performance Rod Guides are manufactured from engineered plastics, enhanced with performance additives to withstand well conditions up to 500°F. Hydrodynamic design helps keep fluid closer to laminar flow around guide and minimizes chance of gas breakout, while concave body channel allows wider vanes and low fluid drag. DuraGuide(TM) wear indicators provide visual confirmation of remaining erodible material. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Water Service Filter suits mining applications.

June 19, 2012

Rated at 300 gpm, Model WQF5 eliminates contamination in water used to make invert emulsions such as 95/5 fluids often used in underground mining applications. Unit features nickel-plated Q size housing and 40 lb bypass spring. Offered with Excellement® Z-Media(TM) ranging from 25 to 1 micron and Metal Mesh Media in 60 and 150 micron, Model WQF5 is equipped with Stainless Steel Dirt Alarms® that can define when filter is approaching bypass differential pressure. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Sonic Rig is effective even in varying ground conditions.

March 14, 2012

With sonic head of drill producung frequencies up to 150 Hz and depth capability of up to 600 ft, LS(TM)600 delivers accurate core sampling, less than 1% hole deviation, minimal waste, and accelerated penetration. No fluid, air, or mud is needed, and boreholes are cased continuously by first during drilling. This lets core barrel advance into substrate, followed by outer casing. Protective measure allows for accurate measurement of continuous in-situ core samples. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Corrosion Monitoring Tool targets downhole environments.

November 22, 2011

Constructed of corrosion-resistant 17-4 PH SS, DCMS(TM) uses Corrosometer® electrical resistance corrosion probe element to determine rate of metal loss within downhole tubing. Tubular electronic instrument automatically reads and records corrosion probe at regular user-defined intervals. Upon retrieval of Downhole tool, corrosion rate history is downloaded to PC via Corrdata® II Software. Designed to withstand temperatures to 302°F and pressures to 10,000 psi, unit offers 90-day battery life. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Well Site Analysis System optimizes mudlogging services.

November 1, 2011

Featuring portable design for remote locations, such as on- and off-shore drilling rigs in oil and gas industry, QEMSCAN® WellSite(TM) can separate and classify rock types represented in a cuttings sample with greater accuracy, analytical sensitivity, and textural resolution than manual methods. System permits detailed analysis of cuttings properties, such as clay type, matrix density, and grain size, on lithology basis. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Mining Equipment Monitor tracks ground engaging tools.

October 21, 2011

Accommodating every digger type and mine condition, i-GET addresses problems that arise from ground engaging tools (GET). All data from encased micro-size sensor inside digger's hollowed GET is processed by software that issues real-time alert if tooth breaks off from digger. GET sensors can be read even when buried in ore, enabling second check point where haul trucks pass through fixed reader installation. Handheld readers let personnel locate missing GET in ore. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Liner Hanger System facilitates drilling of difficult well formations.

October 13, 2011

Installed and released prior to cement job, TORXS(TM) Expandable Liner Hanger System eliminates risk of running tools becoming fixed in place during cementing, requiring fishing or well abandonment. System enables seamless 1-trip, 2-stage hanger and packer setting for cemented liner applications. Advanced torsion capability allows casing to be worked to depth in challenging zones, and there is no need to add retarders that compromise cement formulation or extend cement pumping time. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Full-Featured Spray Foam Rig has towable form factor.

September 21, 2011

Measuring 12 ft long with 4 ft V-nose, XTR1s hydraulic spray foam rig features frame construction that allows towing behind trucks starting from F150 and up in size. Complete solution includes PMC GH-25 hydraulic foam machine, 5 hp 15 cfm vertical air compressor, 160 ft of PMC heated hose, 220 V full shore power, and support for 2 sets of material, all contained in 12 ft, 7,000 lb GVWR V-nose shell. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Lugless BOP Cap provides secure sealing.

July 29, 2011

Suitable for installation on older 150H(TM) BOP models that currently have wing caps, Hercules® Lugless 150H(TM) BOP Cap has lugless end caps that allow operations to use wrench rather than hammer. Unit can be operated with standard 24 or 36 in. pipe wrench, 36 in. adjustable wrench, or 3 in. wrench. Product provides security for operators, secure sealing without leakage, and optimized service life. Read More

HVAC, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Dust Suppression System reduces health risks for miners.

June 16, 2011

Comprised of wetting agents that accelerate water penetration in areas where dust poses hazard, DUSTGRIP(TM) TURBO reduces total water volume consumed for dust suppression purposes. It mixes with water and can be used with mine's existing equipment; no post-application rinsing of equipment is needed. Repeated applications have cumulative effect, maintaining subsoil moisture content for extended periods depending on soil types, traffic, and weather conditions. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Multi-Stage Fracturing System simplifies downhole well drilling.

April 1, 2011

QuickFRAC® is multi-stage completion system that can fracture 60 stages downhole in shale and tight sandstone formations, during pumping of 15 treatments at surface. This is accomplished as single pumping treatment is conducted on surface and directed into 2-5 stages downhole. System allows operator to fracture several isolated stages at one time through process of batch fracturing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Subsea Flange Adapters tolerate high pressure and vibration.

November 29, 2010

Dual Seal Flange Adapters optimize reliability and safety of high-vibration, high-shock hydraulic 4-bolt connections in subsea oil and gas applications. Available in ½, 1, and 1½ in. sizes, they incorporate radial and face seal methods to ensure port retention and maximize sealing capacity. Captive O-ring groove on flange head helps prevent leaks, while face seal resists environmental pressures. Adapters are constructed from SAE 316/316L stainless steel. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Oil Pipe Cleaning System is trailer-mounted for on-site use.

June 17, 2010

Drill Pipe Enviro-Cleaner(TM) cleans drill pipe, cables, and down hole tools as they are removed from well, allowing mud and oil removed from pipe to fall back into well, not onto soil. Trailered system provides 320°F water pressurized at 250 psi to steam collar, which is mounted in-line above blow-out preventer between 2 API flanges. As drill pipe is extracted from well, it passes through collar where it is instantly cleaned. Collars are available in stainless and anodized carbon steel. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Subsea Drilling Tree suits deepwater operations.

May 14, 2010

Designed to handle depths up to 10,000 ft and pressures to 15,000 psi, VetcoGray DHXT has footprint pf 4.5 x 4.4 m, and includes integral VetcoGray ModPod, a subsea control module that is powered by SemStar5(TM). Standard production tree DHXT-SP comes in compact, lightweight and flexible package, while DHXT-EP has extended annulus wing block for improved annulus pressure management. DHXT-GP includes gas lift choke, dual-bore flow-line connector and sensors in addition to standard system. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

ROV Sensor Retrieval System targets subsea production equipment.

May 12, 2010

Consisting of permanently installed mechanical interface, sensor/transmitter, Remote Operated Vehicle-based sensor retrieval tool, and hydraulic and control system, Roxar ROV Sensor Retrieval System provides underwater maintenance and repair capabilities. Retrieval process takes place within controlled, leak-proof environment. Since only sensor needing replacement or repair is involved, system eliminates need to manually retrieve entire production asset. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Electric Drilling Package withstands rigors of oil field.

April 30, 2010

Designed to meet high power and low fuel consumption demands of drill rig operations, self-contained MTU Electric Drilling Package consists of diesel engine, generator, radiator, and control panel mounted on rigid base frame. Generator is powered by MTU 12 V 4000 G73 engine capable of producing 1,105 kW plus 10% overload capability at 1,200 rpm. For rigs with high power load, multiple EDPs will operate in parallel. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Grade Control System facilitates excavation.

March 1, 2010

Available for Trimble® GCS600 Grade Control System, CB450 Control Box provides graphical display of 2D profile information, grade guidance, and warnings. Adjustable brightness and viewing angle accommodate various outdoor lighting conditions, while 4 integrated LED lightbars enable user to monitor grade guidance information in cab of excavator while also viewing conditions at dig site. Featuring sealed cast aluminum display housing, CB450 survives harsh construction site conditions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Slicklines resist corrosion and aggressive environments.

September 25, 2009

Used to lower heavy tools and instruments into oil and gas wells, Bright Surface Slicklines feature smooth surface that minimizes friction, maximizing life expectancy of pulleys, sheaves, and counters. Smooth surface also minimizes microscopic pores, which can lead to pitting, especially on line exposed to aggressive conditions encountered in deepest part of well. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Subsea Oil Tree is suited for harsh, shallow waters.

September 24, 2009

Merging horizontal and vertical tree technology, VetcoGray S-Series SVXT delivers essential functionality in pre-engineered, pre-configured, modular manner. Design enables deployment using standard offshore jack-up drilling rigs without requiring major modifications. Features include smaller tree and fisher-friendly wellhead protection structures as well as barrier approach that removes need for separate tree cap. SemStar5-powered ModPod control system is also included. Read More