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Buffer tank

Buffer tank
Buffer tank

The unit is designed to recuperate and store the heat of the regenerated glycol/methanol.

Installed to the following production fields: Fyedorovskoye, Vankorskoye, Severo-Pokachevskoye, Anastasievsko-Troitskoye.

The unit operates in the following fashion:

The product flows down from the flash tower into the buffer tank, whence its heat is recuperated. The tubes running through the tank contain flowing cold glycol/methanol stream that heats up during its passage through the tubes.

Technical specification

Parameter designation, units of measurement Value
Capacity, kg/h от 750 up to 17955
Design pressure, MPa up to 0.8
Design temperature, °С 220
Media regenerated

glycol/methanol,

non-regenerated

glycol/methanol

Buffer tank