Concentric Pipe and Tool Rentals, L.L.C., a Superior Energy Services company, has released the Generation III Remote-Controlled Frac Manifold (Generational III).
The Generation III system consists of an Accu-Choke, remote panel for operators to safely interface with the choke manifold skid. The remote panel contains pressure indications, valve position indication, valve functioning, a touchscreen, system back-up batteries, a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), pump controls, jog controls and other notable features.
The primary system controls are a touchscreen and PLC for automated operation, changing system setpoints, data entry, reviews and control of the entire system using visual graphical controls. The Accu-Choke system is operated electronically-automatically with back-up, pneumatic, manual controls.