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The integration of ISA100 and wireless HART. and ISA100 organizations established a joint task for WirelessHART and ISA100.11a.

The integration of ISA100 and wireless HART. and ISA100 organizations established a joint task for WirelessHART and ISA100.11a. Paul Sereiko We’ve witnessed an explosion in the availability of wireless networks for employees and consumers–home and corporate wireless LANs are ubiquitous, Wi-Fi hotspots are in airports, Starbucks, etc. However, if Guglielmo Marconi received the Nobel Prize […]

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Flowserve Corporation Cameron Hydraulic Data book

Flowserve Corporation Cameron Hydraulic Data book Flowserve Corp. has published a revised edition of its Cameron Hydraulic Data book. An aid to engineers involved with specifying, selecting and applying pumping equipment, the Cameron Hydraulic Data book is a comprehensive reference. It is said to cover hydraulic principles, formulas and equivalents, friction data. liquids data, steam […]

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Flexpipe Systems

Flexpipe Systems Flexpipe Systems offers a four-page color brochure describing its engineered composite pipe in two product classes. Diameters are 2, 3 and 4 inches. The 300 ANSI class is for pressures up to a maximum of 750 psi. The 600 ANSI is for pressures up to a maximum of 1,500 psi. The pipe is […]

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Green light given to new sealants for gas pipe joints

Green light given to new sealants for gas pipe joints Anil M. Netravali Anaerobic sealants were developed over 10 years ago and have been used successfully in the United Kingdom for some time. However, a comprehensive understanding of how the sealants will perform under long-term service conditions has been absent. Also, some problems had occurred […]

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Dr. Dale R. Laurance, president of Occidental Petroleum Corporation and head of its oil and gas operations has announced plans to retire in December

Dr. Dale R. Laurance, president of Occidental Petroleum Corporation and head of its oil and gas operations has announced plans to retire in December Dr. Dale R. Laurance, president of Occidental Petroleum Corporation and head of its oil and gas operations has announced plans to retire in December. Dr. Ray R. Irani, Occidental’s chairman and […]

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Use of differential pressure flowmeters expands with the petroleum industry

Use of differential pressure flowmeters expands with the petroleum industry Jesse Yoder Rising prices and expanding production in the petroleum industry has increased the need for flow measurement. Differential pressure (DP) flowmeters are among the most widely used in the industry. In fact, the use of DP flowmeters is on the rise in the industry […]

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Securing supervisory control & data acquisition systems

Securing supervisory control & data acquisition systems Abdo Y. Saad In the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, more companies throughout the United Stated and most likely throughout the world are going to reassess their security and back-up plans. Plans that were already begun and shelved, […]

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Uncertainties of measuring systems

Uncertainties of measuring systems Ilia Bluvshtein Measuring systems include several measuring instruments. The uncertainty of a measuring system includes uncertainties of its measuring instruments. Based on previously stated uncertainties of measuring instruments, we are able to evaluate uncertainties of different measuring systems encountered in the gas industry. Measurement Of Corrected Volume The measurement equation for […]

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Effects of flow conditioning on gas measurement

Effects of flow conditioning on gas measurement Darin L. George Gas flow Grate measurement errors at field meter stations have many causes. For instance, errors can result from an improper installation configuration, unrealistic calibration of a meter or degradation of meter performance over time. Industry standards have been developed to help meter station designers and […]

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Product categories ABRASIVE BLAST CLEANING Commercial Coating Services, Inc. CRC-Evans Pipeline Int’l., Inc. Michels Corporation ABRASIVE WATER JETTING CRC-Evans Pipeline Int’l., Inc. Weatherford International ABRASIVE WHEELS, BRUSHES Flexovit USA Inc. Oshorn International PFERD Inc. Pigs Unlimited, Inc. Weiler Corporation ADDITIVES Baker Hughes Pipeline Mgmnt. Grp. Dow Chemical Company AIR/FUEL RATIO CONTROLS Dynalco Controls Enginuity, LLC […]