Mud system used for drilling wells2013-07-15
Two tank mud systems have a total fluid capacity of 612 bbls and consisting of: Shale Shaker tank: 325 fluid capacity with two 6”x 5” centrifugal pumps powered by 50 hp electric motors.
A mud and solids-control system in which the only discarded waste is moist, drilled-up rock materials. Such systems are used for drilling wells in environmentally sensitive areas. No reserve-mud pit is used in a truly closed mud system .