What some of our customers have to say:

“Effective sand solution with no removable parts. Easy to use and maintain.”

“Ranks SDI as the Highest Value Sand Separator Provider in the industry.”

“Quick reaction time when extra unit was needed. Good service providers.”

“We appreciate SDI’s service and responsiveness.”

Case Studies

Specialized Desanders’ 62020 replaces four hydro cyclones in New Mexico

On a job with a Flowback partner, a Specialized Desanders Model 62020 replaced two 10k Hydro cyclones and two 5k Hydro cyclones. To verify the performance of our Gravity Desander, they installed one 5k Hydro cyclone downstream of the Desander, which did not see any sand.

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SynPOLTM Delivers solution when nothing else could

A Central US Producer was having difficulty finding a solution that would work for their well. The pressure differential across the SynPOLTM barrier was measured at a peak of 20 PSIG over a one month period, with a typical differential of 3 PSIG.

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100000 lbs of sand stopped in SDI Desanders in 132 hours.

A client wanted to utilize our Desanders for drill out operations. The flowback separator was bypassed during the drill out because of fear of sand erosion. For the operation, cast plugs would be drilled out 5-6 at a time with a bottoms up circulation after the set of drilling (each set of 5-6 plugs).

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NE USA Specialized Desanders Sand Sentry data

A North-East US company completed 5 wells on a pad using different sand concentrations per stage in different wells. On flowback, each well flowed to an SDI model 62020 Desander equipped with the SDI Sand Sentry System to determine sand produced on flowback and initial production.

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Replacing Steel Wire Mesh Filter Units in The Alberta Montney

An aggressive producer in north western Alberta rented some steel mesh filter units. Upon bringing the wells into production, the high production rates of liquid, gas & wax caused the screens to collapse and fail.

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