Plunger Lift Versus Velocity Strings

[+] Author and Article Information
J. F. Lea

Petroleum Engineering Department, Texas Tech University, P. O. Box 43111 Lubbock, TX 79409-3111

J. Energy Resour. Technol 121(4), 234-240 (Dec 01, 1999) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2795988 History: Received October 23, 1998; Revised September 03, 1999; Online November 06, 2007


Plunger lift and velocity strings are two common methods of attacking liquid loading problems in gas wells. This paper shows how to compare the calculated performance of both methods at downhole producing conditions on one plot.

Copyright © 1999 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.





Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In