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Troubleshooting At The Dehydration & Compression Station

Natural gas transported through common carrier pipelines must meet a moisture specification of 7 pounds of water per MMscf. Gas is usually dried to meet this requirement by scrubbing with a concentrated glycol solution. Figure 6-1 shows a standard glycol … Continue reading

25. October 2009 by Jack
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Water Content Determination

The first step in evaluating and/or designing a gas dehydration system is to determine the water content of the gas. The water content of a gas is dependent upon gas composition, temperature, and pressure. For sweet natural gases containing over … Continue reading

20. September 2009 by Jack
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Gas Dehydration

Gas dehydration is the process of removing water vapor from a gas stream to lower the temperature at which water will condense from the stream. This temperature is called the “dew point” of the gas. Most gas sales contracts specify … Continue reading

19. September 2009 by Jack
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