centrifugal pump

Do you know what is Vacuum Degasser and its function?

It is the 2nd phase solids control equipment, which is used after shale shaker, to separate various gas from the invasive drilling mud, so that it can protect decander, desilter cone and centrifugal pumps impeller.

 Different with Derrick vacuum degasser, this GN vacuum degasser do not need suction pump, it has self-suction ability, so it can save energy and drilling cost.

Mud hopper

BY 15 June 2012 Uncategorized

mud hopper

See the picture below, it is a mud hopper. Its function is to mix bentonite ,polymer. Usually it is powered by a centrifugal pump for mixing.mud hopper

Working principe: Dry materials are added through the mud hopper to provide dispersion, rapid hydration and uniform mixing. Liquids are sometimes fed into the mud by a hose placed in the hopper. centrifugal pump that flows the mud at high velocity through a venturi nozzle (jet) below the conical-shaped hopper.

To combine the mud hopper with centrifugal pump, we called it jet mixing unit