2009W_ENGI_8673_L02_Intro_PL

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Unformatted text preview: Pipeline 1878 Baku Balakhany fields to Nobel's refinery in Cherny Gorod 10 km long and 76 mm diameter Decreased transport cost with 95% Pipeline return on investment in 1 year 5 © 2009 S. Kenny, Ph.D., P.Eng. Ref: Bjørnsen (2003) ENGI 8673 Subsea Pipeline Engineering Lecture 02 5 Historical Perspective (cont.) Pipeline Under the Ocean (PLUTO) Ref: CombinedOps (2005) R&D started 1942 Alternate to tankers London Isle of Wight 4 Dungeness 17 Boulonge Cherbourg Paris 6 © 2009 S. Kenny, Ph.D., P.Eng. ENGI 8673 Subsea Pipeline Engineering Lecture 02 6 Historical Perspective (cont.) PLUTO Ref: CombinedOps (2005) 3” pipeline 380,000 L/day Peak 5.1million L/day HAIS cable technology HAMEL coiled tubing technology © 2009 S. Kenny, Ph.D., P.Eng. 7 ENGI 8673 Subsea Pipeline Engineering Lecture 02 7 Historical Perspective (cont.) 1940–1950’s Initial development Nearshore Gulf of Mexico (GoM) 1960–1970’s Increasing growth and maturation Deeper water ~300m More hostile environments Global (e.g. Asia, North Sea, Mediterranean, Australia) 1980’s+ Technology development and innovation Extreme environments (e.g. deep water, Arctic) Ultra-deep water (3,000m+) © 2009 S. Kenny, Ph.D., P.Eng. 8 ENGI 8673 Subsea Pipeline Engineering Lecture 02 8 Pipeline Transportation Systems Product Transport Liquid hydrocarbons Natural gas Natural gas liquids Water Chemicals Key Elements Product type Delivery rate Operating pressure Distance from field development to market Current and future demand/ capacity 9 © 2009 S. Kenny, Ph.D., P.Eng. Ref: Offshore Technology (2009) ENG...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2014 for the course ENGI 8673 taught by Professor Drshawn during the Winter '11 term at Memorial University.

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