Crude Unit Preflash Drums and Columns
ERGIL design and fabricate ASME U Stamp crude oil preflash drums, columns and towers that are used to manage crude hydraulics during grass roots crude unit designs and to increase crude capacity when revamping. The installed cost difference between the drum and column alone is relatively small. However, adding the cost ofthe columns' peripheral equipment including the condensing system overhead drum and pumps raises investment cost considerably.
However, when existing atmospheric column condensers, drums and overhead pumps are major limits to raising throughput or prevent the processing of lighter crude oils, installing a column and condensing system can be more cost-effective than modifying an existing atmopsheric column overhead system. This work can be completed before the turnaround to reduce downtime. Drums or columns are a portion of the crude and water between the desalter and crude charge heater. The amount of hydrocarbon vapourised depends on the temperature and pressure in the drum or column. Two-phase feed is created when the operating pressure is reduced upstream of the drum or column. Our expertise includes but not limited with stripping columns, distillation columns ( vacuum columns ), fractionating / fraction columns, and debutanizer columns.
- Elsewedy Electric PSP
Conducting business with ERGIL in the floating suction unit was a smooth process. Professional engineering - Read more
- Aegis Logistics Ltd. States
We feel happy to have been introduced to a team of professionals for our requirement of Internal - Read more
- IE Immanuel Engineering Pte.
While working with ERGIL, response has always been swift and guaranteed, whether it’s a working day or an official - Read more
- Tecnovent SL
We are glad to grow and expand together with ERGIL through the national territory and part South America. We - Read more