STP579: Materials and Liquefied Natural Gas

    Weiss, MJ
    Principal engineer, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, Pa.

    Pages: 7    Published: Jan 1975


    This is a general discussion of liquefied natural gas, sources of supply, costs of gas, and a description of the process most commonly used for base-load liquefied natural gas facilities.

    The cryogenic heat exchanger and materials for pipe, fittings, valves, equipment, and hardware are discussed. Materials for liquid transfer lines, storage tanks, and flare systems, plant capacities, and facility costs are included.


    storage tanks, liquefied natural gas, cryogenics, base load facility, mixed refrigerant process, heat exchangers

    Paper ID: STP29153S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E50.01

    DOI: 10.1520/STP29153S

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