Our customer is an operating oil processing facilities in the Sahara. His aim is to increase the
The gas re-injection compression system with three engine trains, each engine train consisting of a gas turbine and a two-stage natural gas compressor with intercooler, is the center of this facility.
The system was equipped with a distributed control system including control facilities and protection systems. The system delivered only poor information concerning the production performance.
In addition the performance of the driver, gas turbine, and the driven compressors could not be separated as these components are from different suppliers and performance relevant information was not centrally available.
We recommended to monitor the system with our Delphys Performance Tool. After a analyzing the actual state, we installed sensors at selected locations of the facility. In addition the base line performance was determined out of manual measurements and performance calculations.
The Delphys performance tool and the related engineering work consisted of