Offshore processing plant uses membranes for CO2 removal

The Cakerawala production platform (Figs. 1 and 2), an offshore processing facility in Block A18 of the Malaysia Thailand Joint Development Area in the Gulf of Thailand, installed semipermeable membranes to lower the CO2 content in its produced gas. The Cakerawala production platform is moved into position in the Gulf of Thailand (Fig. 1).Click here to enlarge imageThe CO2-removal process on the Cakerawala production platform (CKP) uses Cynara semipermeable membranes. The facility was successfully commissioned in December 2004 and is currently continuing to operate.CKP gas treatingCarigali Hess Operating Co. Sdn. Bhd., a joint venture of Petronas Carigali Ltd. and Hess Oil Co. of Thailan...

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