Mud Gas Separator

Asked by esjensen 6 years, 1 month ago | 1 Answers

Can someone describe the characteristics of a Mud Gas Separator?

1 Answer

lulopez 6 years, 1 month ago

A Mud Gas Separator shall

  • Be designed in accordance with API RP 53
  • Include a liquid seal
  • Have a minimum pressure rating to withstand the hydrostatic pressure imposed by drilling fluid in the entire gas vent line