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surge analysis, GRP, sea water system
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GRP Sea Water System

Introduction The seawater system was classified as a class A system per the Service Limit State (SLS) standards. Constructed from reinforced fiberglass piping, it comprised

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surge analysis, Fire Fighting System
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A Deluge Fire Fighting System

Introduction In the North Sea, three monopiles were equipped with a deluge fire-fighting system. To ensure its effectiveness, a water hammer calculation was carried out.

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fiberglass, gre system, fire fighting system
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GRP Fire Fighting System

Introduction In the context of a gas facility, the addition of new units necessitated the enhancement of the existing firewater system. This system was designed

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Pipeline Filling

Why Pay Attention to a Line Filling Process? During a start-up/line filling process a wave front of fluid progresses it’s way through the empty* parts

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Cyclohexane Unloading Line

Combined Pressure Surge and Dynamic Stress Analysis Introduction In the harbor of Antwerp an unloading line was being commissioned for use with cyclohexane. This line

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root cause analysis

Root-cause Failure Analysis

Dynaflow Research Group has performed a root-cause analysis for a cooling water system that had 3 recent leakages. The failures were in 10” pipe and

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GRP Cooling Water System

Feasibility Study Introduction A cooling water system consists of a large underground branched GRP piping system connecting to steel branch continuations at each U/G-A/G interface.

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