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by Thomas Webster, on Thu, Jul 29, 2021 @ 11:07 AM

A flush plan is essential to maintain proper lubrication, pressure, and temperature at a mechanical seal face. When the process fluid itself is too aggressive to use as a flush …

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by Thomas Webster, on Thu, Jul 22, 2021 @ 09:07 AM

Alberta SAGD operations require carefully controlled fluid pressures, so mechanical seals and seal support systems are critical to their success. The climate and high-viscosity fluids in SAGD can create especially …

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Topics:Field Advisory ServicesSeal SupportSAGD

by Thomas Webster, on Tue, Jul 20, 2021 @ 10:07 AM

As more focus has been placed on safety, reliability, and the environmental impact of pumping equipment, dual mechanical seals have become more prevalent in industries such as chemical, petrochemical, and …

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by Thomas Webster, on Tue, Jul 13, 2021 @ 15:07 PM

Dual mechanical seals are often used in Alberta refineries when pumping applications involve hazardous fluids to provide an extra level of safety. To maintain proper lubrication and heat removal to …

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Topics:Field Advisory ServicesSAGD

by Thomas Webster, on Wed, Jul 07, 2021 @ 08:07 AM

Seal flush Plan 11 is the most common piping plan used for single mechanical seals in steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) operations. It is simple, inexpensive, and recirculates process fluid from …

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Topics:Field Advisory ServicesSAGD

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