The Petroleum Production System - Flow Control Accessories

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According to PetroWiki 1, flow control accessories are devices used to add to the flexibility of the cased hole completion design and perform various tasks.


The flow control accesories contributions in the petroleum production system as defined by PetroWiki 1 are:

Problem Areas and Solutions

Up next, we will examine the Subsurface Safety Valve.

PS: As you may have noticed, problem areas and their solutions are yet to be posted for blast joints, flow couplings, blanking plugs, bottomhole choke. If you would like to contribute to this, kindly send a pull request with the relevant information (problem area & url link, solution & url link) on aunnaemeka’s Github repository . Thank you and stay blessed!

Standing on Giant’s shoulders (References):