Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree

A Christmas Tree is a critical equipment of the completion string and production equipment. It is also referred as X-Mas Tree because its shape resembles to a Christmas tree during Christmas festival. It has a set of valves including a master valve and wing valve, a choke and connections and is installed on top of the tubing head spool of the wellhead.

Purpose of the Christmas tree is as follows:

  •          It provides a means to control the flow of production fluids from the well which serves as the primary purpose of this equipment.
     
  •          It diverts the fluid flow through the wing valve to the flow lines ensuring safety of the facilities.
     
  •          Provides a means for measurement tools and instruments an access to the well.
     
  •          Provides a means to inject chemicals or oil distillates to prevent or solve production problems such as blockages.
     
  •          Helps in controlling the gas or water injection into the well in order to maintain an economic production volumes.
     
  •          Tree acts as an attachment and conduit means of the control system to the downhole safety valve.

Christmas tree includes the following components:

  •          Tree cap and gauge
     
  •          Tree adapter
     
  •          Swab valve
     
  •          Kill wing valve
     
  •          Production wing valve
     
  •          Surface choke
     
  •          Master Valves (Upper and Lower master valves)
     
  •          Tubing head adapter
     
  •          Production string

 

The Christmas tree is operated either from a control room i.e. it is hydraulically actuated or it can be manually operated by rotating the handwheel of the valves attached to it.

Agrégateur de contenus

Sander Vroling

"We see ourselves as high pressure doctors and not as sellers."

Sander Vroling - Sales director
Contactez notre expert

Request for update

Produits connexes

Wellhead control system

Wellhead control system

If you are looking for a robust wellhead control system with a strong capacity for controlling components of an oil...
Voir produit »

Formation isolation valve charging system

Formation isolation valve charging system

The formation isolation valve (FIV) charging system has especially been desgined by Resato to charge formation...
Voir produit »

Single well control system

Single well control system

With the single well control panel SPP you can control a surface or subsurface safety valve. One of the main assets...
Voir produit »

Lightweight portable mini pump

Lightweight portable mini pump

The MPS is a handy portable air driven mini pump that can be easily carried, even on stairs, because of its weight...
Voir produit »