Several Key Problems Related with the Commissioning and Operation of Crude Oil Tank Farm in Sino-Myanmar Pipeline
International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Engineering
Volume 6, Issue 5, September 2018, Pages: 116-119
Received: Jun. 5, 2018;
Accepted: Jul. 4, 2018;
Published: Sep. 27, 2018
Views 1039 Downloads 66
Jian Cai, CNPC South-East Asia Pipeline Company Limited, Beijing, China;l Department of Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation Engineering, China University of Petroleum (Beijing), Beijing, China
Li Ren, Sinochem Zhuhai Petrochemical Terminal Co. Ltd., Zhuhai, China; Department of Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation Engineering, Liaoning Shihua University, Fushun, China
Yuntao Bai, CNPC South-East Asia Pipeline Company Limited, Beijing, China; Department of Process Equipment & Control Engineering, Liaoning Shihua University, Fushun, China
The Maday Island in the southwest of Myanmar is faced with the difficulties of poor natural conditions and deficient social support resources, so the requirements on the commissioning and operation of Maday Island crude oil tank farm in the Sino-Myanmar Pipeline are quite strict. In this paper, the key problems involved in the commissioning preparation and process of crude oil tank farm were summarized, including emergency material preparation, equipment check in the tank farm and safe commissioning plan. Then, the shortages of equipment selection, material selection and construction process during the operation of crude oil tank farm were analyzed. And finally, the optimization measures were put forward correspondingly. The practical experience provides the best reference and instruction for the design, construction and operation of subsequent projects of the same type.
Several Key Problems Related with the Commissioning and Operation of Crude Oil Tank Farm in Sino-Myanmar Pipeline, International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Engineering.
Vol. 6, No. 5,
2018, pp. 116-119.
Copyright © 2018 Authors retain the copyright of this article.
This article is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
) which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
New progress in relevant technology research of oil& gas storage and transportation in China [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2012, 31 (1):1-7.
Experiences and revelations gained from the construction of Tank farm for oil storage and transportation abroad [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2012, 31 (2):92-95.
Leak analysis of drainage pipe for outward floating roof tank [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2002, 21 (7):54-56.
The application of lifting technology of pontoon’s center stand in oil tank [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2005, 24 (11):48-49.
Application of ASME B31 in the construction of oil field surface engineering abroad [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2011, 30 (12):927-934.
Advanced standards for the fire dike construction of storage tank in North America and Russia [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2016, 35 (2):203-207.
Radon concentration in oily sludge produced from oil refineries in the southern oil plant at Basra Governorate-Iraq [J]. Archives of Applied Science Research, 2011, 3 (6):263-271.
Numerical simulation of hazardous areas at loading of oil tank [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2015, 34 (1):53-56.
Source and prevention of static electricity in pump station [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2015, 34 (2):180-182.
Exploring reasons for tank oil-overs and solution s [J]. Oil Depot and Gas Station, 2006, 15 (4):35-37.
Risk analysis of pool fire in oil depot area [J]. Petro & Chemical Equipment, 2011, 14 (6):48-51.
Considerations on a fire and explosion accident at Buncefield oil storage depot in England [J]. Petrochemical Safety and Environmental Protection Technology, 2009, 25 (6):45-48.
Fine design on the process flow of oil depot [J]. Guangzhou Chemical Industry, 2013, 41 (3):117-118.
Safety design of tank area for large scale oil depot [J]. Oil-Gas field Surface Engineering, 2011, 30 (8):53-54.
Calculation to foam volume of floating roof oil tank [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2008, 27 (1):51-54.
Corrosion and anticorrosion technology in offshore platforms [J]. China Offshore Platform, 2008, 23 (6):39-42.
Risk status and necessity of RBI for offshore ASTs in China [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2015, 34 (1):8-14.
The application of nano-titanium polymer dope in the storage oil jar [J]. Total Corrosion Control, 2005, 19 (4):12-18.
Feasibility study on pressure testing with seawater for tank repair [J]. Oil & Gas Storage and Transportation, 2006, 25 (9):55-57.
National Fire Protection Association. Recommended practice for handling releases of flammable and combustible liquids: NFPA 329-2005 [S]. Quincy: National Fire Protection Association, 2005:7-9.
Offshore service specification-Risk based verification: DNV-OSS-300 [S]. Oslo: DNV, 2004:3-6.
Multi-objective decision making for layout of crude oil tank farms based on the method of ideal outranking cardinal point [J]. Safety and Environmental Engineering, 2016, 23 (2):66-70, 74.
Key points analysis of safety assessment of hazardous chemicals in oil tank area of oil field station and oil field [J]. Petrochemical Safety and Environmental Protection Technology, 2017, 33 (1):34-36.
Analysis the effects on the China-Myanmar Crude Oil Pipeline induced changes in import crude oil shipping costs [J]. Mathematics in Practice and Theory, 2014, 44 (18):44-52.
Study on a kind of oil transportation job scheduling optimization system in crude oil depot [J]. Computers and Applied Chemistry, 2017, 34 (2):140-144.