Oilfield Processing: Crude Oil: Vol 2 (oilfield Processing Of Petroleum)
by Francis Manning /
1995 / English / PDF
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This second volume from Manning and Thompson covers process descriptions, designs methods, operating procedures, and troubleshooting in great detail. Nearly every chapter is concluded with review questions and practical numerical problems. Like Volume One, this new text is the definitive source on its topic and contains numerous diagrams and appendices, as well as case histories. Following the format set forth in their first volume, the authors have included a glossary of terms and list of abbreviations as well as conversion units. Volume Two covers phase separation, firetube heaters, energy conservation, instrumentation and process control as well as pressure relief and flaring. Contents: Introduction and scope Characterization of crude oil Phase behavior of crude oil Water-in-crude-oil emulsions Field processing of crude oil Separation of gas, oil and water Dehydration of crude oil Desalting of crude oil Crude sweeting & stabilization Pumps Measurement of crude oil Fire heaters Pipeline transportation Energy conservation Instrumentation and process control Pressure relief and flaring Case histories Appendices.