Ruma ProductsSwellable Packers for the Groundwater Industry
As gaining direct access to water resources become more challenging, many parts of the world increasingly depend on groundwater production as a main source of fresh water. Moreover, the need for groundwater production is expected to exponentially intensify with emergence of accelerated urban development in developing countries.
Optimal material selection and well construction practices are critical aspects considered as part of groundwater well planning and execution. Ruma Products’ portfolio of swellable packer solutions for groundwater applications include a wide range of swelling elastomer compounds and tailored product designs. The following is an overview of swellable packer applications commonly found throughout the ground water industry:
- Cement Assurance and Optimization
- Custom-Made Elastomeric Seals (non-swellable and swellable products)
- Zonal Isolation
- Well Construction & Remediation
- Well Intervention