Petroleum and natural gas industries - Drilling and production equipment - Part 1: Side-pocket mandrels
|Publication Date:||1 January 2005|
|ICS Code (Exploratory, drilling and extraction equipment):||75.180.10|
This part of ISO 17078 provides requirements for side-pocket mandrels used in the petroleum and natural gas industry. This part of ISO 17078 includes specifying, selecting, designing, manufacturing, quality control, testing, and preparation for shipping of side-pocket mandrels. This part of ISO 17078 does not address nor include requirements for end connections between the sidepocket mandrels and the well conduit. The installation and retrieval of side-pocket mandrels is outside the scope of this part of ISO 17078. Additionally, this part of ISO 17078 does not include specifications for centreset mandrels, or mandrels that employ or support tubing-retrievable flow control devices. This part of ISO 17078 does not include gas-lift or any other flow-control valves or devices, latches, and/or associated wire line equipment that can or cannot be covered in other ISO specifications. The side-pocket mandrels to which this part of ISO 17078 refers are independent devices that can accept installation of flow-control or other devices down-hole.