FPSO Engineering

SEPARATOR

SEPARATOR : The term separator in oilfield terminology designates a pressure vessel used for separating well fluids produced from oil and gas wells into gaseous and liquid components. A separator for petroleum production is a large vessel designed to separate production fluids into their constituent components of oil, gas and water. A separating vessel may be referred to in the following ways: Oil and gas separator, Separator, Stage separator, Trap, Knockout vessel (Knockout drum, knockout trap, water knockout, or liquid knockout), Flash chamber (flash vessel or flash trap), Expansion separator or expansion vessel, Scrubber (gas scrubber), Filter (gas filter).

Separator

MACNET Korea

About the author

adrian

adrian

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.