The discussion covers the development of liquid-line design for large-diameter pipes carrying high-velocity streams; the basic hydraulics and growth of the complexity of pipeline pressure-protection schems; system characteristics; station-loop protection; high pump-case pressure; in-station blockage; overpressures at delivery points; surges; the importance of proper design and maintenance of protection devices; available types of pressure-protection devices; pressure-protection schemes; and maintenance.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the 18th Institute Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Pet. & Chem. Ind. Annu. Tech. Conf., Atlanta, Georgia, 1971.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Petroleum Publishing Company

    211 South Cheyenne, P.O. Box 1260
    Tulsa, OK  United States  75221
  • Authors:
    • Hathaway Jr, E L
  • Publication Date: 1972-1-24

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 44-48
  • Serial:
    • Oil and Gas Journal
    • Volume: 70
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: PennWell Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0030-1388

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00056159
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Petroleum Institute
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1974 12:00AM