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What does BPV stand for?

BPV stands for Back Pressure Valve (oil and gas industry)

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Presently the annulus (casing) is shut in at 210 psi with a back pressure valve on the tubing set at 225 psi to allow actual pumping of fluid that is providing oil from the zone.
We should be selling gas as early as today, after everything is properly installed, including a back pressure valve that will hold back 100PSI on the formation to prevent the migration of water in the casing.