CO2 INJECTION—Conclusion: Multiple tasks finalize Weyburn CO2 injection modifications

Modifications to the Weyburn CO2 injection scheme required a detailed engineering approach followed by construction work carried out by multiple companies.The first part of this two-part series (OGJ, Nov. 16, 2009, p. 43) on debottlenecking the Weyburn injection scheme described the design parameters; this concluding part covers the steps involved in the detailed design and construction.P&IDsUpon completion or near completion of the new process flow diagrams and material balances, as discussed in Part 1, the next step involved revision of the plant's existing piping and instrumentation drawings (P&IDs). The new P&IDs showed all new equipment such as the pumps, heat exchangers,...

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