# Pump Output (PO

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Oil and Gas drilling process - Pupm output for Triplex and Duplex pumps
Triplex Pump Formula 1 PO, bbl/stk = 0.000243 x ( in) E.xample: Determine the pump output, bbl/stk, at 100% efficiency for a 7" by 12". triplex pump: PO @ 100%,= 0.000243 x 7² x12 PO @ 100% = 0.142884bbl/stk Adjust the pump output for 95% efficiency: Decimal equivalent = 95 + 100 = 0.95 PO @ 95% = 0.142884bbl/stk x 0.95 PO @ 95% = 0.13574bbl/stk Formula 2 PO, gpm = [3(D² x 0.7854)S]0.00411 x SPM where D = liner diameter, in. S = stroke length, in. SPM = strokes per minute Determine the pump output, gpm, for a 7" by 12". triplex pump at 80 strokes per minute: PO, gpm = [3(7² x 0.7854) 1210.00411 x 80 PO, gpm = 1385.4456 x 0.00411 x 80 PO = 455.5 gpm

Example:
Duplex Pump Formula 1 0.000324 x (liner diameter, in)² x ( stroke lengh, in) = ________ bbl/stk -0.000162 x (rod diameter, in)² x ( stroke lengh, in) = ________ bbl/stk Pump out put @ 100% eff = ________bbl/stk Example: Determine the output, bbl/stk, of a 5 1/2" by 14" duplex pump at 100% efficiency. Rod diameter = 2.0": 0.000324 x 5.5² x 14 = 0.137214bbl/stk -0.000162 x 2.0² x 14 = 0.009072bbl/stk Pump output @ 100% eff. = 0.128142bbl/stk Adjust pump output for 85% efficiency: Decimal equivalent = 85 ÷ 100 = 0.85 PO@85%)= 0.128142bbl/stk x 0.85 PO@ 85% = 0.10892bbl/stk Formula 2

Depending on liner size availability they can be set up to provide high pressure and low flow rate. SPM. Information requiredo Pump manufacturer o Number of pumps o Liner size and gallons per revolution Weight • As a drill bit cutting structure wears more weight will be required to achieve the same RoP in a homogenous formation. d = rod diameter. in.000162 x 14 x 56. worn inserts and worn milled tooth teeth will make the bit drill less efficiently.: PO@100%=0. • Increase weight in increments of 2.000lbs approx. Mud Pumps Mud pumps drive the mud around the drilling system.2² ] PO @ 100%)= 0.128142bb/stkx 0. duplex pump @ 100% efficiency.= 0.000162 x 14 x [ 2 (5. liter/min = pump output. or low pressure and high flow rate. bbl/stk = 0. Analysis of the application and running the Drill Bits hydraulics program will indicate which liners to recommend. of a 5 1/2". m³/min = pump output.10892bbl/stk Metric calculation Pump output.128142bbl/stk Adjust pump output for 85% efficiency: PO@85%. liter/stk x pump speed.5)² . liter/stk x pump speed. • In general. • If downhole weight measurements are available they can be used in combination with surface measurements to gain a more accurate representation of what is happening in the well bore. Finding the specification of the mud pumps allows flow rate to be calculated from pump stroke rate.5%= 0. units calculation Pump output.0in.I.000162 x S[2(D)² . • PDC wear flats. in.85 PO@8.5 PO@ 100%)= 0. by 14". . spm. Example: Determine the output. weight should be applied before excessive rotary speed so that the cutting structure maintains a significant depth of cut to stabilise the bit and prevent whirl. bbl/stk. in. spm. D = liner diameter.PO. S. Rod diameter = 2.d²] where S = stroke length.