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Field Handling of Natural Gas—Emphasis on Engineering

3.0 CEUs

This course may assist in meeting requirements for DOT Operator Certification.

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Covers the general design of systems for natural gas handling and treatment from the wellhead to the gas processing plant to achieve marketable products that meet desired product specifications.

Length: 4 days

Course Content

Participants receive instruction in:

  • Characteristics of natural gas
  • Natural gas production and liquid separation
  • Hydrates and dehydration of natural gas
  • Gas conditioning
  • Compressors and prime movers
  • Valve sizing and selection
  • Pumps, instruments, and controls
  • Measurement of natural gas and gas liquids
  • Facilities surveillance and optimization

    Included with Course:
  • Catered lunch daily; beverages and snacks provided
  • Course materials including instructor presentations and exercises
  • Recommended book: Field Handling of Natural Gas, 4th Edition

Recommended For

Field and maintenance foremen and superintendents; facilities and production engineering technicians; and new facilities engineers.

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