Upstream Pumping Features

Well Completion & Stimulation

Target a Pressure Setpoint with an Auto-Choke Remote Panel

Remote control of frac pumps can be achieved using automation and data recording.

Laser Technology Enhances PCP Manufacturing & Pump Flaw Detection

Laser-based inspection can replace manual or visual techniques.

Earthquake Effects Inspire Fluid Pulse Technology for Secondary Oil Recovery

The pulsating action and greater stimulation fluid penetration into the reservoir increase oil production.

Worm Gear Drive Extends Mud Pump Power End Life

This drive gear reduces maintenance and decreases the pump’s overall footprint.

New Motion Converter with Added Strength Designed to Withstand Higher Loads

A modular eccentric sheave that is mounted on a splined shaft allows better load handling.
Well Completion & Stimulation

Cementing Pump Unit Essentials

Rugged and carefully selected equipment ensures reliability during this harsh and abrasive well service.

Heavy-Duty Slurry Pumps Manage Spent Drilling Mud

With key components made of high-chrome iron, these pumps withstand abrasion and have longer lives.

Progressing Cavity Pumps Handle Many Heavy Oil Processes

From drilling mud transfer to chemical dosing, PC pumps provide many options for end users.

Oil & Gas Industry News

MacGregor Wins Pusnes Offloading System Order from Bumi Armada

HELSINKI (July 11, 2014) – MacGregor, part of Cargotec has won an order from Bumi Armada Berhad, a Malaysia-based...

Siemens Successfully Installs Third HVDC Platform in the North Sea for TenneT

ERLANGEN, Germany (July 11, 2014) – Siemens has completed installation of the offshore platform for the direct-current...

Permian Basin Is Nation’s Most Prolific Oil Producer

WASHINGTON (July 9, 2014) – According to a report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the Permian...

Aquatic Appoints New Regional General Manager

ABERDEEN, Scotland (July 8, 2014) – Aquatic Engineering & Construction Ltd, an Acteon company, has appointed...

Borets Expands US Team

HOUSTON (July 7, 2014) – Borets added several sales and marketing professionals to its Texas and Oklahoma...

Claxton Completes First Rigless Removal of a Stuck Bottom Hole Assembly

GREAT YARMOUTH, England (July 7, 2014) – Claxton Engineering Services Ltd, an Acteon company, completed the...

OptaSense Shortlisted for Royal Academy Award

HOUSTON (July 3, 2014) – OptaSense is shortlisted for the MacRobert Award. The Royal Academy of Engineering...

MacGregor Wins Offshore Order from Marco Polo

HELSINKI (July 2, 2014) – MacGregor secured a contract with the Marco Polo Shipyard Pte Ltd with their facilities...

Enteq Adds LWD Offering to Product Line

HOUSTON (July 1, 2014) – Enteq Upstream PLC signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Target Well Controls,...

Blackhawk Specialty Tools President and CEO Named Entrepreneur of the Year

HOUSTON (June 30, 2014) – Blackhawk Specialty Tools, LLC, (Blackhawk) President and CEO Billy Brown was honored...

Blogs & Columns

Blogs & Columns

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OTC Breaks Attendance and Exhibit Space Record

Upstream Pumping Solutions takes you to the show, bringing you announcements, new products and personalized booth tours.
Report from the Field: Gas-Handling Devices Boost Mississippi Lime Production
ESPs with added technology can successfully provide artificial lift in this play, despite its water challenges.