Posts Tagged ‘tank vapor recovery’

Oil and Gas Storage Tank Vapor Control & Recovery

Posted in Oil & Gas on Friday, December 16th, 2016. No comments yet
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For onshore oil & gas production well pads, effectively managing and recovering vapors means improving emissions control to meet regulatory requirements, increasing saleable natural gas, and providing a safer work environment for the personnel who manage the well pad site. In one of the Produced Fluids Management recorded webinars, Tank Vapor Control and Recovery in […]

Complying with Storage Tank Emissions Regulations

Posted in Energy & Emissions, Valves, Actuators & Regulators on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015. 3 comments so far
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If you’re an energy producer here in the United States, you likely already familiar with the Environmental Protection Agency’s “Quad O” regulations, or officially, EPA Title 40, C.F.R. Part 60, Subpart OOOO—Standards of Performance for Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production, Transmission and Distribution. The EPA defines its purpose: This subpart establishes emission standards and […]

5 Ways to Maximize Gas Sales in Oil Production

Posted in Oil & Gas on Monday, May 19th, 2014. 3 comments so far
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Author: Lee Rumbles Handling excess gas that vaporizes from crude while in a holding tank is a problem. Options, none of which are ideal, include: vent the tank to the atmosphere, flare or combust the gas, or route gas to a Vapor Recovery Unit (VRU) where it is compressed and then sent to sales. What […]

Packaged Applications for Shale Gas Processing

Posted in Oil & Gas on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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The 92nd Annual Gas Processors Association (GPA) Convention was held last week, down the road from me in San Antonio, Texas. Two of the Emerson business platforms, Emerson Process Management and Emerson Climate Technologies were there to show ways technologies are being applied to help address the technical challenges related to the shale gas infrastructure […]