AWARD FOR SIGNIFICANT INNOVATIVE CONTRIBUTION INTO RUSSIAN FUEL AND ENERGY INDUSTRY
Technical paper “Rotary displacement cylindrical pump for low-flow wells” took the first prize of the R&D contest “TEK – 2017” [Fuel and Energy].
83 companies submitted 258 technical papers to the annual contest. The winners were awarded in the V Russian international energy forum in Saint-Petersburg on April 25 – 28 2017. Rotary displacement cylindrical pump is a cutting-edge innovation designed by Novomet to address a challenge of high-viscous oil production in low-flow wells. This pump has a variety of advantages if compare to conventional ESPs and sucker-rod pumps.
Trial operation of the equipment was successful and run life was high. For example, such a pump, operated in Romania by OMV Petrom in the field of Asset III Muntenia Vest, has been working for more than 650 days.
“TEK – 2017” award proves demand and reliability of Novomet equipment.