Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Hima-Sella to Develop & Supply 3 HIPPS in Indonesia

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 2/16/2016, Location: Asia

Share |
Hima-Sella wins contract to design and supply three High Integrity Pressure Protection Systems for a complex subsea gas field development in Indonesia.

Stockport, United Kingdom – Specialist safety instrumentation systems provider Hima-Sella has been awarded a contract to develop and supply three High Integrity Pressure Protection Systems (HIPPS) to protect against over-pressure on a subsea gas field development in Indonesia. Between them, the three HIPPS will protect the product pipes and downstream equipment for almost a dozen subsea wellheads.

Eddy Turnock, Hima-Sella’s Sales & Marketing Director, comments: “This is a complex subsea development with several production flow lines, umbilicals, a tethered processing barge close to the field and export pipes for processed gas and condensates. It is essential to protect all equipment downstream of the wellheads against high pressures, and we’re delighted that the operator has turned to Hima-Sella to engineer a high-integrity, fail-safe solution.”

The overall solution is to meet Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3, as defined under functional safety standard IEC-61508, and Hima-Sella is building each HIPPS around a HIMA Planar 4 fail-safe solid-state logic solver. Turnock adds: “As a solid-state logic solver there’s no software with which to contend and the Planar 4, which can even be used in SIL4 applications, offers extremely high reliability and availability.”

Each of the three HIPPS will be mounted in a stainless steel cabinet on the processing barge and will interface with a number of actuator-controlled valves and pressure sensors. Each cabinet will have a tile mimic containing lamps, switches and pushbuttons. Information from the HIPPS - including system status, pressure readings and valve closure times – will be made available to other systems via a Modbus communications facility.

The three HIPPS cabinets are currently under construction at Hima-Sella’s premises in Stockport, and installation and commissioning of the equipment is scheduled for Q3 of this year.

Security and Safety Equipment >>

Security and Safety Equipment News in Indonesia >>

China >>  10/19/2017 - Air Liquide recently entered into a new joint venture with Sinopec (China Petroleum & Chemical Corp.) in Beijing, for the take-over and optimization o...
India >>  10/19/2017 - India’s crude oil imports rose in August by 188 tb/d, or 5%, from the previous month to average 4.3 mb/d, while falling 164 tb/d, or 4% from a year ea...

India >>  10/8/2017 - Saudi Aramco marked another significant milestone in its international portfolio expansion with the opening of Aramco Asia India’s new office in New D...
Japan >>  10/3/2017 - Japan’s crude oil imports increased in July by 542 tb/d to average 3.5 mb/d. On an annual basis, crude imports rose in July by 7%. Japan imported high...

China >>  9/25/2017 - The latest information for China showed that total commercial oil inventories fell by 5.7 mb to settle at 380.6 mb, which is 0.5 mb lower than the pre...

Related Categories: Fire Fighting Houses  Fire Fighting Vehicles & trucks  Fire Protection & Suppressing Equipment  Gas Detection equipment  General  Life Saving Equipment at sea  Portable Extinguishers  Pressure Relief & Rupture Devices  Safety Equipment/Supplies  Security Control Equipment  Spill Control Equipment  Surveillance Equipment  Tubular Inspection Equipment 

Related Articles: Fire Fighting Houses  Fire Fighting Vehicles & trucks  Fire Protection & Suppressing Equipment  Gas Detection equipment  General  Life Saving Equipment at sea  Pressure Relief & Rupture Devices  Safety Equipment/Supplies  Security Control Equipment  Spill Control Equipment  Surveillance Equipment  Tubular Inspection Equipment 


Indonesia Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 |

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in Indonesia >>


Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.