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Pipeline Cleaning, Mechanical and Chemical

2018-10-03 | By: Ali Sadedel

Cleaning a pipeline will increase pipeline flow efficiency by increasing the effective internal cross section area of the pipeline. Therefore the system can reach the nominal flow rate at lower pressures. There are two types of pipeline cleaning programs, mechanical and chemical. Mechanical cleaning is referred to running mechanical pigs along the route of the pipeline in order to remove debris from the pipeline. Most debris in the pipelines are located around 5 to 7'o…

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Critical Considerations in Performing Offshore Projects

2017-10-02 | By: Pooya Gholami

When performing a sensitive high-risk offshore project, it is highly essential that all equipment and accessories be fully checked and prepared. In this matter, there are some major items that need to be taken under consideration. - All equipment and facilities should be checked and operated at onshore. - Full process circuit of each operational section of the project should once be run at onshore. - Each equipment should have a spare unit with the…

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