Engineering Design/Process Simulation Projects

  • SPDC
  • CHEVRON
  • CHEVRON/TITAN ENERGY
  • MINISTRY OF PETROLEUM RESOURCES
  • NAOC/SUDELETTRA
  • TOTAL
  • ADDAX
  • ELEME PETROCHEMICAL LIMITED
  • OZONO/SPDC
  • ABUJA ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION COMPANY   
  • HYPERION SYSTEMS ENGINEERING PLC/LAFARGE WAPCO CEMENT PLC
  • POINT ENG. LTD

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Project Description

As-Built Documentation Campaign Project for Ubie, Diebu, Kolo Creek and Nun River Flow Stations

Site mark-up drawing and As-built drawing compilation for Ubie, Diebu, Kolo Creek and Nun River Flow Stations

Oguta Flow station Debottlenecking Studies

Performed process checks on flare system and debottlenecks facility to reduce system backpressure on surge vessel. Recommended and sized new process lines, valves, vessels, flare barrel to handle the gas from the separator. Redesigned of instrumentation and control system to incorporate new system

Kolocreek Debottlenecking Project

Debottlenecked facility to reduce system backpressure on surge vessel. Installation of new flare barrel to receive gases from separators.

Soku Gas Plant Process Studies

Process reviews of LNG plant covering facilities and energy management. Process and optimization studies via capacity envelope generation and sensitivity analyses on possible process/design modification.

Santa Barbara Process Engineering Studies

Determined maximum throughput of the facilities. Identified design and process constraints of the facilities, and rated the ability of the relief systems to curtail over-pressure.

Belema Process Engineering Studies

Determined maximum throughput of the facilities. Identified design and process constraints of the facilities, and rated the ability of the relief systems to curtail over-pressure.

Soku Flow station Process Engineering Studies

Determined maximum throughput of the facilities. Identified design and process constraints of the facilities, and rated the ability of the relief systems to curtail over-pressure

Simulation Studies on the Nembe Creek Trunk Line

Optimized the crude oil handling capacity of the pipeline network across Nembe axis.

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System wide study on the Agbami FPSO Seawater system

Built model for the Agbami FPSO Seawater system to identify and analyze system problems in order to propose solutions to the problems.

Malu and West Isan Water Injection Pump Rating Study

Carried out pump rating studies to determine the duty and capacity of the water re-injection pump. Carried out sensitivity analysis to determine the best pipe size and flow rate for re-injection process.

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Funiwa Export Pipeline Sizing Studies

Carried out optimal pipeline sizing for fluid export from Funiwa to Escravos for different flow scenarios. Determined the maximum liquid capacity of the proposed pipeline sizes.

North Apoi/Funiwa Revamp Project (Conceptual and Front End Engineering Design

Carried out capacity check on existing North Apoi and Funiwa processing facilities. Performed sizing of new recommended vessel, Air coolers Compressors, Slug catchers, pumps etc. Carried out optimal pipeline sizing and flow scenario for routing of three phase fluid from North Apoi to Funiwa without production loss.

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Project Description

Gas Supply Pipeline to PHCN Delta IV

Conceptual Studies
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Studies
Front End Engineering Design (FEED)
Detailed Engineering Design
Flow Assurance Modelling
Contracting /Project Management Services for Engineering Procurement & Constuction (EPC) Phase
Capacity Building on Advanced Project Management & Pipeline Management

Project Management Consultancy Service on Calabar-Umuahia-Ajaokuta Gas Pipeline (Detailed Engineering Design)

Project Monitoring Services and Review of Detailed Engineering Design Deliverables

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Ebocha Oil Center Revamp Project Phase2

Modelling of various case scenarios to carry out material and energy balance, dynamics check on each vessel. Preparation of the datasheets for all the vessels, line sizing, control valves sizing and level setting calculation.

Ebocha and Oshie flow station upgrade

Capacity check on some in-plots pipes for conformity and non conformity with pressure and velocity drop requirement. Carried out debottlenecking strategies under technical and economical consideration. Investigation of hydrate formation at given operating conditions and determined the optimum temperature range for hydrate- free operation at a known pressure.

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OML 58 Gas Transportation Simulation Study

Determined maximum export capacity of NAOC’s GTS4 pipeline from Obiafu to Bonny. Determined maximum capacity available to TOTAL for tie-in gas from Obite at varying production rate from Obiafu.

Obagi Flow station Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) Study

Carry out studies to determine the actual RVP versus specification of Oil/ Condensate from stabilization process. Designed new equipment/modification to meet this target RVP.

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OPL 98 field-wide offshore production facilities optimization

Development of production and facilities optimization models in order to maximize production.

Design of Crude Oil Flowlines and Tie-ins for the Ossu Field

Determined constraints to tie-in two new wells to existing production from Ossu manifold to Izombe flow station through existing LP bulkline. Designed new bulklines and checked for capacity limitations of producing additional six new wells through these new bulklines.

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Hydrocarbon Recovery

Detailed engineering design of Piping layout, Equipment layout, Civil foundation and Support allocation.

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Mininta-Ahia Bulk lines and Tie-ins Simulation Study

Determined the fluid handling capacities of the proposed bulklines and tie-ins.

Ahia Flow Station Process Study and Design

Determined the ability of the proposed double-bank flow station to handle an anticipated peak production.

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The Accessories for injection substation and retrofitting of panels             

Supply of 33KV Outdoor circuit breaker, 33kv rocking isolator, 33kv earthing switch, 33kv single bus gantry, 11kv indoor switchgear panel, 33kv surge arrester, Distribution transformers (2X 500KVA and 300KVA of 33KV /11KV / 0.415KV)

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Installation and Configuration of Aspen Info Plus 21 and CIM-IO Server (Central Database for Real-Time Collection and Analysis            

Installation of the Software License Manager

Installation of the CIM-IO application on the CIM-IO server and enabling an interaction interface between the Infoplus.21 Server and the Schneider OPC server

CIM-IO full configuration and subsequent creation of CIM-IO related records (Tasks and Logical Devices)

Installation of Aspen Infoplus.21 Process explorer

Testing of OPC tag names via the Test API CIM-IO utility to verify the name convention

Configuration of CIM-IO for IP.21

Loading of tags from corrected spreadsheets

 

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Hydrate formation monitoring in Gas Pipeline Network

Monitoring of Hydrate formation in Gas Pipeline Network.