A Practical Guide to Piping and Valves for the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Author : Karan Sotoodeh
  • Release Date : 12 January 2021
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Genre : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 992
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128241875

Download or read book entitled A Practical Guide to Piping and Valves for the Oil and Gas Industry written by Karan Sotoodeh and published by Gulf Professional Publishing online. This book was released on 12 January 2021 with total pages 992. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A Practical Guide to Piping and Valves for the Oil and Gas Industry covers how to select, test and maintain the right oil and gas valve. Each chapter focuses on a specific type of valve with a built-in structured table on valve selection. Covering both onshore and offshore projects, the book also gives an introduction to the most common types of corrosion in the oil and gas industry, including CO2, H2S, pitting, crevice, and more. A model to evaluate CO2 corrosion rate on carbon steel piping is introduced, along with discussions on bulk piping components, including fittings, gaskets, piping and flanges. Rounding out with chapters devoted to valve preservation to protect against harmful environments and factory acceptance testing, this book gives engineers and managers a much-needed tool to better understand today’s valve technology. Presents oil and gas examples and challenges relating to valves, including many illustrations from valves in different stages of projects Helps readers understand valve materials, testing, actuation, packing and preservation, also including a new model to evaluate CO2 corrosion rates on carbon steel piping Presents structured valve selection tables in each chapter to help readers pick the right valve for the right project