Reciprocating Compressors In Natural Gas Processing October 3-4, 2016 Calgary - $1495

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This 2-day course is designed to familiarize technical professionals with the design and operation of gas compression equipment, with a majority of the seminar focusing on reciprocating units used in typical field compression applications. The second day deals with advanced operation, performance monitoring, optimization, and troubleshooting.

What Will Be Covered

  • Basic Compression Theory
  • Reciprocating Compressor Components
  • Valve and Rod Load Monitoring
  • Capacity Control
  • Driver Selection - Electric Motors; Gas Engines; Gas Turbines; Steam Turbines
  • Compressor Selection and Design Considerations
  • Horsepower and Temperature Rise - Calculations and Monitoring
  • Cooling Systems - Optimization and Troubleshooting
  • Compressor Packaging and Environmental Considerations

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