CD Automation

Complete solution for temperature control in Oil & Gas industry

CD Automation offers a wide range of products among the most sophisticated in the world for loads up to 3000kW in single-phase, two-phase and three-phase, such as SCR Power Controller, Soft Starter, Solid state relay and temperature controller.

OIL & GAS APPLICATIONS

In recent years, thanks to the most innovative technologies, the oil and gas industry is finding and extracting resources with greater efficiency and in a responsible manner in places and depths never seen before. Many of the technologies present within these applications concern electric heating.

CD Automation produces a complete line of SCR power controllers among the most advanced in the world, able to manage both simple and more complex heating applications in a simple and efficient way.

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    Offshore installations

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Piping Distribution Systems
    Self-regulating and constant power thermal tracking cables are used for tube temperature maintenance and frost protection.
    Gas/Oil/Water Separation
    The heat of the circulation heaters helps to separate natural gas, oil and water during extraction from the well.
    Triethylene Glycol
    Immersion heaters reconcentrate the glycol mixture by boiling off water mixes.
    Fuel Gas Conditioning, Filtration and Dew Point Heaters
    Electric in-line circulation heaters pre-heat and dry out supply gas streams to prevent corrosive condensation from damaging expensive turbine blades.
    Immersions Heaters
    Immersion heaters aid in the vaporization of liquid natural gas (LNG) during transportation and distribution.
    Top-Up Heaters
    Circulation heaters assist in boosting heated media temperatures during cold weather operation.
    Knock-Out Drum Heaters
    Immersion heaters heat incoming process streams to remove water contamination.
    Raw Waxy Heaters
    Circulation heaters warm the crude oil to improve viscosities for more efficient pumping and distribution.
    Tank Heating
    Large-tank heaters with replaceable elements ensure proper temperatures for any liquid storage.
    Steam Piping Network
    Mineral-insulated heat trace cable is used for high-temperature steam piping.
    Hazardous-Location
    Heating Fan-forced or convection air heaters provide freeze protection and space heating in hazardous locations.
    Drain Pump/Waste Collection
    Immersion heaters are used to heat various sludge collections before pumping.

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    Onshore drilling

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Potable Water Piping
    Heat tracing is used in cold climates to maintain the temperature of heated water pipes and to protect cold water pipes from freezing.
    Potable Water Tanks
    Electric heaters are used to heat potable water for on-site utilities such as drinking, shower and wash-down systems.
    On-Site Offices & Living Quarters
    Blower, convection, and radiant heaters provide comfortable temperatures for work and living quarters.
    Carbon Dioxide Treating
    Circulation heaters pre-heat carbon dioxide gas prior to injection for efficient extraction operation.
    Separation Tank Heating
    By using immersion heaters, temperature stratification helps to separate mix fluids, such as water, mud, and chemicals.

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    Downhole Heating & Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage Applications

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Drilling Mud of Distribution Pipes
    Self-regulating and constant-wattage heat trace cables are used for pipe temperature maintenance and freeze protection.
    Drilling Mud Storage Tanks
    Heaters are used to maintain or improve the viscosity or density of recirculating fluids for improved drilling efficiencies.
    Raw Waxy Heaters
    Circulation heaters warm the crude oil to improve viscosities for more efficient pumping and distribution.
    Downhole Heating
    Submersible electric heaters warm viscous oils for easy extraction from the well.
    Comfort Heating
    Blower, convection and radiant heaters provide comfortable temperatures inside operation buildings.
    Steam Piping Network
    The insulated mineral tracing cable is used to maintain the temperature in the high temperature steam pipes.
    Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage
    Precision control of the steam quality used in horizontal wells can be accomplished with circulation heaters and SCR power control during extraction of heavy crude oil and bitumen.
    Oil Transmission
    Skin-effect pipe heating, above- or below-ground, keeps oil warm for long distance transmission.

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    Hydraulic Fracturing Applications

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Tank Heating
    Large-tank heaters with replaceable elements guard against fluids freezing in cold climates.
    Frac Tank Manifolds
    Circulation heaters warm fluids being pumped through cold manifolds to avoid freezing.
    Knock-Out Tanks
    “Heater treater” tanks use replaceable-element-design heaters to separate gas and liquid mixtures.
    Condensation Tanks
    Electric immersion heaters help maintain temperatures to prevent condensation from forming in natural gas removed from the well.
    Gas Transmission
    Fuel gas conditioning, filter / separator, slug-catcher devices, storage tanks, skid regulators: all use electric heat during transmission.

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    Downstream LNG Terminal Applications

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Long Line Cable and Control Panels
    Maintenance of the temperature of the wax lines that run to the port structures.
    Tank Heaters
    Flare knockout drum heaters to remove liquid from waste gas streams.
    Packaged Skid
    Used to treat natural gas for on-site power generation.
    Industrial Gas Heater and Control Panels
    Air heating to prevent frost build-up from vaporization; gas regeneration heaters for regeneration of absorbent beds.
    Heat Trace and Control Panels
    Process maintenance of gases and water; Freeze protection of pipes and valve.
    Explosion-Proof Air Heaters
    Used to keep personnel warm in hazardous locations.
    Steam Boilers
    Localized steam used for heatexchanger during main boiler shut-downs.
    Vaporizers
    Used to boil liquid NGLs for pipeline distribution.

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    Midstream Processing Applications

    The CD Automation Static Units can adjust the power in the following applications, which make use of Heating Elements:

    Tank Heaters
    Replace open flame heaters in knock-out tanks compliant with EPA regulations.
    Heat Trace and Control Panels
    Maintenance of the chemical and water process; Freeze protection of pipes and valves.
    Heat Transfer Systems
    Heating of distillation columns for separation of hydrocarbons.
    Packaged Skids
    Vaporization of separated cryogenic natural gas liquids hydrocarbons such as butane, propane, pentane, etc..
    Gas Dew Point Heaters and Control Panels
    Treat separated natural gas stream to remove moisture content prior to pipeline transport.
    Circulation Heaters
    Nitrogen heating for absorbent drying (removal of sulfur from wet natural gas).
    Seal Gas Heater
    High pressure design to warm compressor shaft seals to prevent gas leakage.
    Skin Effect Heating and Control Panels
    Keep the temperature on kilometers of underground, above ground and undersea pipes.

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    CD Automation products for Oil & Gas

    Cd Automation S.r.l. - Via Picasso 34/36, Legnano, MI - +39 0331 577479 - Fax: +39 0331 579479