booster stations

booster stations

[′büs·tər ‚stā·shənz]
(engineering)
Booster pumps or compressors located at intervals along a liquid-products or gas pipeline to boost the pressure of the flowing fluid to keep it moving toward its destination.
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Tenders are invited for work consists of constructing a new booster station, demolition of two (2) existing booster stations, demolition of an existing water storage tank, construction of approx 4,500 lf of new 8" water main with appurtenances and installation of a new radio read metering system.
Conventional material supply systems for seam and underbody sealing and sound-absorption applications in the auto industry are configured according to the capabilities of the equipment--and require large numbers of pumps, pressure regulators and booster stations.
In particular, the company will build a 198-km gas pipeline and modernise booster stations.
The tender also includes the construction of water distribution networks, tanks, booster stations and tanker filling stations.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Managing Director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Hamid Reza Araqi downplayed the effectiveness of sanctions on the country's oil and gas industry, and said the NIGC is resolved to switch on ten gas pressure booster stations across the country by March 2015.
The region's wells are now capable of pumping 50,000 cubic metres of water a day, which is collected initially in the first pumping station at Nuqaiha, and then on to Najran by booster stations.
The project involves connecting 23 water booster stations at a cost of Rs 50 crore, construction of tanks to store 20 lakh litres of water, installation of 33 KV and 66 KV sub- stations and laying of power lines for uninterrupted power supply at a combined cost of Rs 200 crore.
Support lines have been laid in several places besides repairing old booster stations," Al-Assaf said.
Valerus was subsequently awarded additional contracts by the Kuwaiti government for the supply, installation and training for fuel gas booster stations at the Az-Zour and Subya Power Plants.
Oscar Renda will construct and install a 19-mile, 24-inch steel pipeline and booster stations needed for the project, while Soli Flo will provide and operate the dredges and act as the pipeline's operator.
The plant's facilities, which include compressor and booster stations, fuel gas treatment and gas dehydration units, will treat 211 million standard cubic feet per day of associated gases produced by offshore fields in Abu Dhabi.
Soheilipour said these companies are mainly active in pipe making, development of refineries and pressure booster stations.