SYSTEM OPTIMIZATION-1 REDUCING FLOW-TRANSIENT EFFECTS KEY TO PIPELINE'S EFFICIENCY EFFORTS

Graham E. Broadbent, Tony Williams Pipelines Authority of South Australia Glenside, South Australia An optimization system for operation of the Moomba Adelaide gas-pipeline network has been developed by the operator, Pipelines Authority of South Australia (PASA), through use of a steady-state model to predict pipeline compressor configurations and setpoints. The system has allowed PASA greater accuracy in operations of the pipeline network even when subject to highly transient flows. A

Apr 23rd, 1990
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