23 de noviembre de 2020

Metal In-Line Pressure Balanced and Rubber Expansion Joints for a Refinery in the Middle East

MACOGA has been awarded an order for the design, manufacturing and testing of a large number of In-Line Metal Pressure Balanced and Rubber Expansion Joints for a new Refinery in the Middle East.

This new refinery which aims to produce light/middle distillates at a high efficiency rate. It focuses on naphtha, jet fuel, diesel and LPG as its primary products. The refinery comprises hydrocracking, hydro-treating and delayed coking units, along with sulphur recovery, hydrogen generation and merox treating units.

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


Design Codes

  • EJMA latest edition
  • ASME Code
  • Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/ EU

MPB-I Series

  • Nominal Size: 700 mm
  • Type: In-Line Pressure Balanced
  • Design Pressure: 13 barg
  • Operating Temperature: +85 °C

MAC-FT Series

  • Nominal Size: 600 mm
  • Type: Rubber MAC-FT with 2 convolutions
  • Design Pressure: 3.5 barg
  • Operating Temperature: +85 °C

MAC-FT Series

  • Nominal Size: 800 mm
  • Type: Rubber MAC-FT with 2 convolutions
  • Design Pressure: 13 barg
  • Operating Temperature: +85 °C

MAC-FT Series

  • Nominal Size: 900 mm
  • Type: Rubber MAC-FT with 2 convolutions
  • Design Pressure: 13 barg
  • Operating Temperature: +85 °C