Amarinth has delivered two separate orders of API 610 pumps, collectively worth £1.2 million, for the West Qurna-2 expansion project in Iraq.
One of the Amarinth API 610 OH1 pumps with specialist Plan 53B seal help system previous to cargo to Cannon Artes.
West Qurna-2, situated roughly 65 km north-west of the seaport town of Basra, is certainly one of the world’s biggest onshore oilfields. The enlargement challenge is anticipated to increase the oilfield’s manufacturing capacity from the present four hundred,000 barrels oil per day (bpd) to 480,000 bpd, with a target to realize a total production capacity of 800,000 bpd by 2025.
The first order, from Cannon Artes, was for seven super duplex API 610 OH1 pumps. The bespoke designed pumps are for a low shear software and required specialist Plan 53B seal help systems incorporating air cooled seals and stainless-steel accumulators. All electrical gadgets were IECEx licensed to be used in an ATEX Zone 2 hazardous area. Despite the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic during the design and manufacture, delivery was achieved in the required time of simply 32-weeks from order.
The second order, from SICIM, was for three tremendous duplex API 610 OH3 vertical in-line pumps for produced water therapy. The massive pumps had impellers of over 500mm diameter and the casings, that weigh 1.5 tonnes, had been cast in a foundry within the UK. Plan 53B seal support methods were designed to fit inside a constrained footprint and because the pumps were destined for an ATEX Zone 2 space, the motors, seal help systems, and instrumentation were IECEx licensed. Witness testing and inspection was undertaken by Bureau Veritas and a full legalised Iraq documentation package was delivered with the pumps. Delivery was achieved on a brief 38-weeks, despite the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic.
ราคาเพรสเชอร์เกจ , managing director of Amarinth, stated: “We are delighted to have delivered these pumps to the West Qurna-2 expansion venture, additional underlining our commitment to projects in Iraq and the Middle East. We have efficiently delivered orders previously to Cannon Artes, however this was the first order Amarinth has acquired from SICIM, and we look forward to undertaking further enterprise with them sooner or later.”