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Title: Sampling system and method

In one embodiment, the present disclosure provides an apparatus and method for supporting a tubing bundle during installation or removal. The apparatus includes a clamp for securing the tubing bundle to an external wireline. In various examples, the clamp is external to the tubing bundle or integral with the tubing bundle. According to one method, a tubing bundle and wireline are deployed together and the tubing bundle periodically secured to the wireline using a clamp. In another embodiment, the present disclosure provides an apparatus and method for coupling conduit segments together. A first pump obtains a sample and transmits it through a first conduit to a reservoir accessible by a second pump. The second pump further conducts the sample from the reservoir through a second conduit. In a specific example, one or more clamps are used to connect the first and/or second conduits to an external wireline.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1346059
Assignee:
Board of Regents of the Nevada System of Higher Education, on behalf of the Desert Research Institute DRINU
Patent Number(s):
9,587,448
Application Number:
14/229,443
Contract Number:
AC08-00NV13609
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Mar 28
Research Org:
Desert Research Institute (DRI), Nevada System of Higher Education, Reno,NV (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

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