Pipeline Pump and Compressor Stations and Terminals (U.S. Focus)
About the Skill Module
In this skill module, you will learn the important role played by pumps and compressors in transporting hydrocarbons in pipelines. The module also covers meter stations, launcher and receiver stations, storage facilities, and valve stations.
Target AudienceEngineers or Facilities Engineers involved in design, operation, maintenance or construction of pipelines or pipeline facilities.
You Will Learn
Participants will learn how to:
- Describe the equipment and facilities that constitute, along with the pipeline, a pipeline system, including:
- Pump and compressor stations
- Launchers and receivers
- Valve stations
- List facilities/components that would typically be found in Field gathering systems, field injection systems, Crude oil systems, Natural gas systems; Refined product systems, NGL products systems, distribution systems