Search International and National Patent Collections

1. (WO2017040685) SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MEASURING FLUID FRONT POSITION ON SHALE SHAKERS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/040685    International Application No.:    PCT/US2016/049729
Publication Date: Fri Mar 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Thu Sep 01 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: E21B 21/01
E21B 47/12
Applicants: COVAR APPLIED TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Inventors: TORRIONE, Peter, A.
Title: SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MEASURING FLUID FRONT POSITION ON SHALE SHAKERS
Abstract:
A system for monitoring the fluid front on a shaker table is disclosed. The system comprises a shaker table or shaker table screen configured to be adjusted based on information compiled by a processor and at least one camera configured to monitor said shaker table. The camera may be operably connected to a processor. The processor may be configured to perform detection and localization of the fluid front on the shaker table using machine vision techniques.