Calvin Stewart, Stephen Borcik and Steve Gault
OXY USA Inc.
Typically, the Petroleum Industry maintains operational ideas that were developed years ago. These operational ideas may still have merit, but some improvements should be considered. Sucker rod guides are an example of such practices. Most production companies continue to use rod guide material that was introduced at the conception of the recognition of the need for sucker rod guides. This presentation will give information of new materials and new application ideas for sucker rods guides.