Natural gas compressors are common components in the natural gas supply chain and very important inspection components in regulations such as U.S. EPA OOOOa. Sometimes, a compressor can fail and cause downtime or gas leaks, and inspecting a compressor can be time-consuming and labor-intensive.
The prime reason most industrial plants still have internal, on-site maintenance staffs is to reduce repair times and unplanned downtime, which negatively impact revenue, customer satisfaction, cost, and other key business metrics.
The gas detection camera technique has a wide range of potential uses in the petrochemical industry, all of which have positive benefits for the owner of the plant. It is an accepted Alternate Work Practice in the Method 21 leak detection procedure and has clear time and cost benefits over the conventional VOC meter or sniffer method.
McCrometer’s V-Cone is an innovative flow meter that takes differential pressure-type flow measurement to another level. Designed for the harshest operating environments and for the widest variety of fluids, this advanced flow meter consistently outperforms traditional DP devices and other major flow technologies.