December 18, 2019

Regenerator Flue Gas Piping Hinged FCCU Expansion Joints for Saudi Aramco

We have successfully designed, manufactured, tested and shipped two Regenerator Flue Gas Piping Hinged FCCU Expansion Joint for the Jubail Export Refinery Project in Saudi Arabia.

Mechanical design, parameters and features of the expansion joint supplied are:

  • Type: FCC Hinged
  • Licensor: Axens
  • Bellows material: Alloy 625 gr. 1 LCF
  • V Anchors: SS 304H
  • Refractory lined: RESCO RS 17 EC
  • Size: 1500 mm (58”)
  • Design Pressure: 4.7 barg
  • Temperature: +538 / -29 °C
  • Fluid temperatures:
  • short term: 900 °C
  • long term: 770 °C
  • normal operating: 710 °C
  • Medium: Flue Gas

Saudi Aramco, officially the Saudi Arabian Oil Company is a Saudi Arabian national petroleum and natural gas company based in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

It is one of the largest companies in the world by revenue, and according to accounts seen by Bloomberg News, the most profitable company in the world.