Industry giants with the likes of Shell, Exxon, BP, Total and any major players for that matter, have rules and standard set in place dedicated to one subject area called Energy Isolation. Energy [...]
Construction of modularized plant system has become a popular choice of design in heavy process industries like the Oil/Gas and Petrochemical Sector. Modularization is where equipment, vessels, [...]
Since isolation levels depend on the risk associated with the intervention, it is important to evaluate carefully the isolation requirement with respect to safety, cost, time and efficiency.
Having worked on many projects in the past, it seemed that many piping engineers tend to stereotype the term “severe service” on their valve requirements. In a given process or system, only few [...]