A variety of deployment methods are used and are mostly application specific including the use of drill rods or rigid pipe with an additional inflation line for the packer also wireline or cranes may be used.
Single packers fitted with TAM valves prevent back flow of grout up the rods, also give the ability to flush the rods before retrieval if required.
Straddle packers may be used for isolation of target zones for grout injection performed by starting at the bottom of the hole and raising the system as injection is completed at each lower level.
Ripe Packers | Replacement Inflatable Packers & Elements
Replacement Inflatable Packers and Elements are a Western Australian based manufacturer and supplier of inflatable packers and elements. Owned and operated by Managing Director John Misson, who brings ...