Posts Tagged ‘Rosemount Analytical’

Gas Chromatograph Validation in Natural Gas Custody Transfer Applications

Posted in Analyzers on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017. One comment so far
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Gas chromatographs (GCs) are used in natural gas custody transfer applications. They provide information on the gas quality and composition—with components such as methane, ethane and heavier hydrocarbons, water vapor, carbon dioxide, nitrogen and hydrogen sulfide. These gas chromatograph are normally located on large gas stations with dedicated buyer use. In a Pipeline & Gas […]

Gas Chromatograph and Wireless Network Case Study

Posted in Analyzers on Monday, February 9th, 2015. One comment so far
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Hydrocarbon producers and transporters need to know the composition of the gases and liquids for accurate custody transfer and reliable, efficient operations. Gas chromatographs are often used to identify the composition of the fluids. In a Petromin Pipeliner magazine article, Wireless Networks Solve Gas Chromatograph Communications Challenges, Emerson’s Greg Latch highlights how an Asian pipeline […]

5 Things You Should Know about Gas Detection

Posted in Analyzers on Thursday, January 29th, 2015. 3 comments so far
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For process manufacturers and producers with hazardous locations, gas detection systems are a key element in safe operations. In this short 2:27 YouTube video, 5 things you should know about Gas Detection, Emerson’s Edward Naranjo shares tips about the installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of your gas detection equipment. He opens with the first tip, […]

Upstream and Midstream Natural Gas Custody Transfer Metering

Posted in Analyzers, Event, Oil & Gas on Tuesday, May 6th, 2014. 2 comments so far
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There is lots of excitement just east of us here in Austin for the 2014 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC2014) in Houston, Texas. One of the innovations being highlighted is Emerson’s Rosemount Analytical 370XA gas chromatograph for natural gas measurement analysis in Fiscal and Custody Transfer applications. The ARC Advisory Group has a nice summary: Key […]

Calculating the Economic Value of Improved Fired Heater Efficiency

Posted in Energy, Process Optimization, Refining on Monday, December 4th, 2006. 2 comments so far
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In an earlier post about fired heater efficiency and reliability, I had spoken with Emerson operations consultant, Chris Forland, on the opportunities for refiners to optimize this energy intensive unit. Working with engineers in the Rosemount Analytical Gas division, Chris has developed a spreadsheet with fired heater efficiency economic calculations which allows refiners to get […]