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What could a ‘No Deal’ Brexit entail for the gas industry in the UK?

Currently, in the UK, no Brexit scenario seems implausible – including that of the UK leaving the EU with a ‘No Deal'.  But, just what would this scenario mean for the UK's gas industry? In this article, Flogas, a LPG gas tank , bottle and cylinder supplier across the UK, offers an overview: Th ...

John Hannen


Posted 4 days agoOpinion > BrexitGas IndustryUK

An overview of the benefits of a field-proven subsea CT scanner

The effective maintenance of subsea pipelines is absolutely vital to those working within the gas and oil industries.  From complying with legal regulations, as well as making sure that offshore operations are carried out safely – subsea pipeline inspection is paramount.  Flow assurance equipment ...

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Posted 4 days agoPress > scannerpipeline inspectionDiscovery

How the UK Gets its Gas Supply

It probably doesn't cross your mind much. Even though you use it to heat your home and cook your food, you likely haven't considered where your gas mains supply comes from. But with the UK using 67 billion cubic metres of gas in 2015 alone, you have to wonder where we're getting it all from! It' ...

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Posted 7 months agoOpinion > gasOil & Gas UKUK

Rewind or Replace Your Electric Motor?

According to data from IPIECA, electric motors account for more than 80% of electricity use at oil refineries, with 60% driving pumps, 15% powering air compressors and 9% running fans. With the oil industry very much reliant on the successful operation of electric motors, preventing their failure b ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > motorelectricelectric motor

How to Use Smart Tracers Effectively in Multi-Well Subsea Field Development

In any deep water field development, it is extremely important to monitor the oil and water production from all wells so that fluid movement can be managed and hydrocarbon output can be maximised. With the use of Smart Tracers from an oil inflow expert like Tracerco, which is integrated into a low ...

John Hannen


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > subsea field developmentoil inflowsmart tracer

Industry first wireless burst detection system, WirelessHART™

Elfab are the first rupture disc manufacturer to offer a WirelessHART™ burst detection system significantly enhancing its product range. With some of the most technically superior rupture disc solutions on the market, Elfab are leading the industry in pressure management innovation. Since the laun ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > rupture discsrupture discburst detection +1