1 Jun, 2019

Impact of Temperature Approach of the Heat Exchangers on the CAPEX and OPEX of a Mechanical Refrigeration Plant with MEG Injection

This Tip of the Month investigates the impact of the TA on the performance of a mechanical refrigeration plant with mono-ethylene glycol (EG or MEG) injection for hydrocarbon dew point (HCDP) control. Specifically, how the TA impacts the gas-gas heat exchanger, chiller duties and the operation of the mechanical refrigeration system.

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1 May, 2019

A Short Cut Method for Evaluating Molecular Sieve Performance

This Tip of the Month shows how a Short Cut Method (SCM), after one Performance Test Run (PTR), may be used to estimate the life of a Type 4A molecular sieve dehydrating a water-saturated feed of natural gas.

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1 May, 2019

Prospect and Play Assessment: Volumetric Analysis

Part 1 of a technical series focused on prospect and play assessment. This Tip of the Month will discuss assessing hydrocarbons contained in individual prospects and leads through volumetric analysis.

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1 Apr, 2019

Impact of Liquid Carryover on the Performance of a Mechanical Refrigeration Plant with MEG Injection

This Tip of the Month investigates the impact of the liquid carryover (LCO) on the performance of a mechanical refrigeration plant with mono-ethylene glycol (EG or MEG) injection for hydrocarbon dew point (HCDP) control. Specifically, the impact of LCO on the gas-gas heat exchanger and chiller duties, the mechanical refrigeration system, and the liquid propane recovery will be investigated and reported.

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1 Apr, 2019

Get the Most Out of a PetroSkills Course

Have you ever wondered how to get the most out of a training course? This tip of the month provides a guide to help you have the most impactful training experience and apply your newly learned knowledge to your career.

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