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Choosing The Right Pressure Gauge: A Beginner’s Guide

From planning processes to managing workers, there are many challenges that you will experience on a daily basis when you’re in the oil industry. One of the most difficult challenges that you can encounter is choosing the right instruments for processes. This is especially true when it comes to choosing pressure gauges.

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What is a Pressure Gauge? Here’s Everything You Need To Know

Pressure gauges are used all over the globe in industrial environments, particularly in the oil and gas drilling industry. In fact, pressure sensors are among the most heavily used instruments in oil drilling plants.

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4 Ways to Boost Worker Safety in Oilfields

Oilfields have never been easy places to work in. Whether it was the 1980 capsizing of Alexander L. Kielland, a semi-submersible platform, which resulted in 123 deaths, or the 1988 oil rig disaster that ended the lives of 167 people, history is rife with such incidents.

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An Overview of the Canadian Oil and Gas Industry

If the first places that come to your mind when you think oil are the United States and the Middle East, think again. The world’s first integrated oil company was actually established in Canada! Since then, oil production in Ontario has been expanding steadily, and currently, we are the 7th largest crude oil producer in the world.

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Three Most Important Drilling Instruments You Should Know About

Drilling rigs are massive structures that are designed to drill oil wells, water wells, or natural gas extraction wells. From hydraulic equipment to electronic equipment, there’s a broad range of oilfield instrumentation that’s required to conduct operations efficiently.

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Tong Torque Gauge vs. Tong Line Pull? Which Option Is Right For You?

Oilfield tongs are large, self-locking wrenches that are used to spin pipes and, in some cases, apply the final makeup torque. There are two common tools that are used to measure the torque being applied to tongs—tong torque gauges and tong line pull gauges. Both perform the same task, but the process differs from one to the other.

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