How to Prevent a Well Blowout

Annular BOPs Explained

Annular BOPs Explained

Annular BOPs are designed to provide the finishing touch essential to any oil drilling site. As the topper to a complete stack of oilfield equipment atop a well, annular BOPs pull a lot of weight to prevent leaks or disasters. The importance of annular BOPs can hardly...
The Benefits of Ram BOPs

The Benefits of Ram BOPs

A Ram BOP functions like a gate valve at the top of a BOP stack on an oil well, regulating the flow of oil and sealing off the well when necessary. The seal is achieved through a pair of steel plungers that pull inward to restrict flow and press outward to allow the...