Sampling equipment fitted to offshore Iraq loading facilities

Offshore staff

ASSEN, the NetherlandsDoedijns has supplied six sampling systems to Southern Oil Co. Iraq.

The Combined PowerJet & Fast-loop equipment, including SC-10 fully redundant sample control systems, will be installed at the Abot and Kaaot crude oil loading platforms offshore southern Iraq on the 48-in. export lines.

Doedijns says it won the contract based largely on its previous project references, including Halfaya II and Gazprom Badra Ph II.

Automatic sampling is an established method for providing a representative sample of pipeline transfers for the determination of bulk properties, especially water content, density and composition for fiscal calculations, allocations, and loss control.


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