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Oilfield Processing of Petroleum, Volume 1: Natural Gas


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by Francis S. Manning, Ph.D. and Richard E. Thompson, Ph.D.

This book describes oilfield processing and handling of natural gas in a direct, easy-to-follow format. Process descriptions, design methods, operating procedures and troubleshooting are covered in detail. This hands-on reference will be useful to field practitioners and is an ideal training text. Petroleum engineers will gain a better understanding of surface operations between the wellhead and the point of custody transfer or transport from the production facilities.


  • Characterization of natural gas and its products
  • Phase behavior of natural gas
  • Water-hydrocarbon phase behavior
  • Field processing of natural gas
  • Prevention of hydrate formation
  • Gas sweetening
  • Gas dehydration using glycol
  • Gas dehydration using solid desiccants, LTX, CaCl
  • Compression
  • Gas measurement
  • Heat and cooling
  • Transportation
  • Natural gas liquids recovery
  • Glossary
  • Material balances
  • Energy balances
  • OPSIM: conversion of units
  • Physical properties

408 Pages/Softcover/1991
ISBN10 0-87814-343-2

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