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1 Sep 2017

Pressure relief specialists launch innovative product for aggressive drilling applications

Pressure relief specialists launch innovative product for aggressive drilling applications

Pay Elfab a visit at Offshore Europe 2017 (Stand 3B47)

With the oil and gas industry starting to pick up following the longest downturn in history; leading pressure relief manufacturer; Elfab, have created a product specifically designed for aggressive drilling applications such as mud pump systems. The new high-pressure rupture disc works by saving the mud pump relief system by reducing the impact of premature burst due to fatigue. The high pressure reverse acting rupture disc can be manufactured to fit any type.

By already working extensively in the offshore and subsea sector; Elfab work directly with customers to understand each application requirement and flag up any concerns. With customer feedback been at the heart of our organisation, launching an extremely high pressure rupture disc seemed to be the solution to help contribute to long-term cost savings. By installing this particular disc, it could save tens of thousands of pounds as opposed to the traditional solution of using a valve.

Comprising a single metal membrane, almost maintenance free and non-fragmenting, it ensures no potential damage to the pump saver in the event of disc burst; making this disc a reliable solution in aggressive applications.

To discuss this requirement further, please visit stand (3B47) where leading technical specialists will be available to answer any underlying queries and give advice.