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Ras Tanura Refinery Expansion

Ras Tanura is the oldest refinery on the Persian Gulf coast, located near the industrial port city Jubail in Saudi Arabia. It is owned and operated by the state-owned oil company, Saudi Aramco.

Stop Varnish Before It Starts

Oxidation begins the very first day a lubricant is put into service. The oxidation process creates a dissolved breakdown product, or varnish precursor, that will accumulate in the oil over time until it becomes saturated. Once a saturation point is achieved, these varnish precursors physically convert from the dissolved form into solid deposits.

A Proactive 4 Step Solution to Phosphate Ester Fluid Maintenance Challenges

Oxidation begins the very first day a lubricant is put into service. The oxidation process creates a dissolved breakdown product, or varnish precursor, that will accumulate in the oil over time until it becomes saturated. Once a saturation point is achieved, these varnish precursors physically convert from the dissolved form into solid deposits.

Testing the Second Compression Stage for Natural Gas Processing

Pneumofore met the challenge to design a second gas compression stage from eight to 14 bar(g). The company's engineers worked for months to prepare the prototype in order to satisfy the request of a European liquefied natural gas processing company, which had contacted +10 other companies before but without any result.

Double Black and Bleed Valves (DDBV)

Control Seal has developed the Double Block and Bleed dual expanding Plug Valve (DBBV) due to market demand for a non- friction double tight shut-off valve.

What is Vane Pass?

Pumps experience a wide variety of pressures and loads during operation, and it is important for operators to know how and when they occur. “Vane pass” is no exception. This term refers to the pressure pulsations generated within the pump as the impeller vanes pass the cutwater.

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