Posts Tagged ‘liquid surge’

Choosing the Right Surge-Relief Valve

Posted in Oil & Gas, Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Tuesday, February 12th, 2013. No comments yet
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Today’s guest post comes from Emerson’s Chris Womack. It’s hard to overstate the importance of choosing the right surge-relief valve for the pipeline task—and installing it properly. After all, there’s a long list of spills and other accidents that relief valves could have prevented, including the 1979 nuclear near-disaster at Three Mile Island. Emerson’s Trilochan […]

Pipeline Liquid Pressure Surge Relief

Posted in Measurement Instrumentation on Tuesday, September 4th, 2012. 2 comments so far
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If you’re in the business of transporting hydrocarbons through pipelines, you know that surge relief valves are often the last line of pipeline protection. Emerson’s Trilochan Gupta authored a recent Intech magazine article, Specifying surge relief valves in liquid pipelines, highlights the importance of system design and installation. You may recall Trilochan from last year’s […]