Honeywell Sensing and Internet of Things

Sensors and Switches in Oil & Gas Applications

Detailed View: Rig Floor Generator and Engine

B. Power Generation Unit

X

Measure oil, water, and hydraulic fluid pressures in power generation equipment

Pressure Sensors

Switches for ESD (emergency shutdown)

Switches

Drilling Cab Rig Hydraulic Lift

F. Rig Hydraulic Lift

X

Measuring hydraulic pressure, weight, force/strain, or movement, monitoring raising or lowering deck for directional drilling

Pressure Sensors

Load Cells

Draw Works (Motor and Blower)

H. Drawworks

X

Measurements while guiding pipe into position, i.e. torque, load/weight, and position

Load Cells

Limit Switches

Iron Roughneck

I. Iron Roughneck

X

Measure torque while attaching pipe using hydraulic pressure or load measurements

Load Cells

Pressure Sensors

Mud Line Return

U. Mud Line Return

X

Monitoring pressure of drilling mud as it comes back up out of wellbore hole; information from pressure levels are used to monitor and control mud flow

Wing Union Pressure Sensors

BOP (Blowout Preventer)

AB. BOP (Blowout Preventor)

X

Monitor RAM position on the surface with hydraulic volumetric measurement or pressure behind the piston ("pinch offs")

Pressure Sensors