Join our newsletter and get a free copy of "Maximizing Your Minerals"

Discover how you can:

  • Negotiate the best lease for your minerals
  • Understand how the oil companies work
  • Prevent costly mistakes

*Your information will not be shared with others.

Gas Lift | definition

The process of raising or lifting fluid from a well by means of gas injected down the well through tubing or tubing casing annulus. Injected gas aerates the fluid to make it less dense, forcing the fluid out of the well bore.

Return to the Glossary of G Terms or the Index of Oil & Gas Terms to search the oilfield glossary