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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.

September’s top news stories

Hengyi Petrochemical reportedly planned to spend $13.65bn to build the second phase of a refinery and petrochemical complex in Brunei and US-based private equity firm Blackstone Group completed the sale of its 42% stake in Cheniere Energy Partners to Brookfield Infrastructure and funds managed by Blackstone Infrastructure Partners. Hydrocarbons-technology.com wraps up top new stories for September 2020.

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.

June’s top news stories

Scottish Government unveiled support package for oil and gas sector, Sasol to discontinue oil operations in West Africa, Schlumberger launched real-time data management service and more. Hydrocarbons-technology.com wraps up top news stories of June 2020.

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.

May’s top news stories

ConocoPhillips completes sale of its subsidiaries that hold its Australia-West assets and operations to Santos for $1.265bn, Google to stop building custom artificial intelligence tools (AI) or machine learning (ML) algorithms to speed up oil and gas extraction. Hydrocarbons-technology.com wraps up top news stories of May 2020.

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