Underwater flare ignition system Click here to enlarge imageA new underwater flare ignition system is designed for offshore oil and gas production facilities. It provides safe, reliable and environmentally friendly flare ignition for flare tripods up to 2,000 m from the processing platform.A reinforced fiber glass pipe is laid along the seabed from the platform to the tripod, through which an ignition pellet is launched. On exiting the pipe, the pellet bursts into a shower of sparks which ignites the gas cloud.The main features of the system are long-distance operation, all weather ignition, with automatic and manual operation. The system is also suited for all flare tips, easily retrofi...

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