PGE 455: Transportation and Storage of Petroleum and Natural Gas

Flow of liquids through pipelines, friction factors.  Pressure traverse and maximum capacity of the pipelines.  Increasing the capacity of pipelines.   Hydraulic gradient for lines.  Flow of gas in pipelines.  Multiphase flow and pressure traverse.  Construction, design factor, and corrosion control of pipelines.  Storage tanks and pressure vessels; types design calculations, and foundation.  Pumps and compressors.   Corrosion control and fire prevention.  Auxiliary equipment.

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