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The Causes of Drilling Shaker Screen Failure

Oct 16, 2013

KOSUN Linear Motion Drilling Mud Shale Shaker and its screens are produced by our factory. KOSUN's factory is located in the largest solids control system center. We also supply replacement shale shaker screen. By screen mesh layer, we usually supply shaker screens with 2 layers or 3 layers.

Every year, we export over 5000pcs drilling fluids shale shaker screens to the world, and the quantity is becoming larger. Among these screens models, KOSUN's shaker screens are the most popular with good feedback from the clients. We are also able to customize shale shaker screens according to your requirements.


The causes of drilling shaker screen failure

The Causes of Premature Drilling Shaker Screen Failure:

1. Mishandling of screen panels during storage;

2. Improper handling during installation;

3. Improper installation of shaker screen to shaker basket;

4. Over/under tensioning;

5. Dirty, worn or improperly installed deck rubbers;

6. Improper cleaning of the screens while in storage;

7. Extremely high mud weight;

8. Heavy solids loading;

9. Improperly manufactured screens;

10. Application of high-pressure wash guns to clean or un-blind screens.

KOSUN is a leader in China’s solids control industry and expert in drilling waste management. KOSUN is capable of providing customers with such four series as oil & gas drilling solids control equipment, drilling decanter centrifuges, drilling waste treatment equipment and drilling security equipment, including 25 categories of products, and can also customize packaged design and matching products of oil & gas drilling rigs for drilling contractors. The products provided by KOSUN are extensively used in oil & gas drilling and workover, coalbed methane drilling, shale gas drilling, water well, geothermal well drilling, trenchless horizontal directional crossing projects, mine gravel staged treatment, tailings treatment, rive dredging works, municipal environment-friendly sewage treatment, industrial wastewater treatment, fruit juice purification, waste oil recovery, purification treatment, etc.