On-Site Gas Blenders Boost Distributor Profits

Olejar, Michael
July 2002
Gases & Welding Distributor;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on the development of gas blender technologies that expand profit potential for the knowledgeable distributors. Applications of blenders; Use of simple valve manifolds incorporating basic flowmeter technology; Process flow diagram of a typical proportional gas blender; Existence of technologies for producing mixed gases from pure gas sources.


Related Articles

  • reader feedback. Sergeev, Maksim V.; Yoder, Jesse // Flow Control;Jun2013, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p11 

    A letter to the editor and a reply by the author is presented in response to the article "Part I: The Role of Oil & Natural Gas," in the January 2013 issue.

  • GIR Q&A. Scornavacca, Frank // Gases & Welding Distributor;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p54 

    Responds to readers questions related to equipment and supplies used in the gas industry. Durability and safety of pressure regulators use on anhydrous hydrogen chloride; Specifications of flowmeters.

  • GIR Q&A. Scornavacca, Frank // Gases & Welding Distributor;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p58 

    Answers queries about gases. Regaining the normal blue color when the acetylene flame in an atomic absorption instrument burns with another color; Brass pressure regulator; Flowmeter.

  • How to deliver liquids and gases accurately. Johnson, Dick // Control Engineering;Feb99, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p101 

    Focuses on the mechanics of custody transfer during the delivery of liquids and gases through pipelines. Importance of accuracy of determining how much material was transferred; Definition of custody transfer; Other methods used in transferring materials; Conditions in which flow measurement is...

  • Energy-based flow tool test. Stern, Richard // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Apr98, Vol. 225 Issue 4, p65 

    Describes a test instrument for flow rates of natural gas using energy methods developed by Badger/Instromet LLC for the piping system of Colorado Interstate Gas Co. (CIG). Determinants for CIG's need of the instrument; Design features; Instrument components; Test procedure; Reliability rate.

  • Avoiding Orifice Meter Measurement Errors At Low Differential Pressures. George, Darin L.; La Nasa, Paul J. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jan2002, Vol. 229 Issue 1, p28 

    Describes a research project at Southwest Research Institute created to help reduce costs of measurement bias and error in conventional flow meters. Causes of meter biases; Concerns of the natural gas industry on measurement errors at low differential pressures; History of differential pressure...

  • Flowmeters For Saudi Gas Plants.  // Pipeline & Gas Journal;May2000, Vol. 227 Issue 5, p12 

    Focuses on Saudi Aramco's installation of McCrometer's V-Cone flowmeters at two area gas plants in Saudi Arabia.

  • Why Calibrate Custody Transfer Meters? Mantilla, Jairo; Flegel, Damian // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jul2001, Vol. 228 Issue 7, p29 

    Explains the calibration process used by natural gas companies to verify the performance of their custody transfer meters. Reduction of the gas transaction risk in the pipeline system; Benefits of meter calibration; Adjustment of the meter to the standards of a client.

  • East Spar subsea meter designed for diverless operations.  // Offshore;Sep96, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p142 

    Features a multiphase flow meter for offshore oil structures. Design developed by Framo Engineering; Technical aspects.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics