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Safety & Instrumented System (SIS) for an Oil Terminal

In terms of proven crude oil reserves in the world, Iraq is amongst the fifth largest in the world. In terms of total petroleum liquids, Iraq was the world’s largest producer in 2012. The Oil Terminal is an offshore deep sea ...


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Client's Testimonial

  • Chevron Just a little note to say well done. I have been very impressed with your first rotation, you have shown excellent skills, as well as great work ethic and one of the most important things I watch for, is how you get on in the team - and this has also been first class. You should be very proud.
  • Tengizchevroil LLP I will take this opportunity to express my great thanks to INTECH for stepping up to the plate when it was required and understanding our SOS situations. Intech is a first class organization with excellent expertise and I will not hesitate to work or recommend Intech for future projects.
  • Schlumberger The experience, knowledge and dedication of the INTECH Process Automation team was instrumental in executing a professional job towards the Control and Safety System of the Project.
  • Total The tight project schedule was duly met and you were able to match pace with drilling team to bring new wells on-line quite in time. The work was done in most professional manner and the shutdown period was minimum.
  • BHP Billiton I would personally like to Thank You for your vendor support. Based on my experiences over the last 12 to 18 months you are well ahead of the industry curve on this aspect. This is a very important differentiating factor that your business possess, keep up the good work. We will be sure to let others in the industry know. We look forward to doing business with INTECH in future.
 

In terms of proven crude oil reserves in the world, Iraq is amongst the fifth largest in the world. In terms of total petroleum liquids, Iraq was the world’s largest producer in 2012. The Oil Terminal is an offshore deep sea crude oil marine loading terminal situated 50 km southeast of the Al-Faw Peninsula in the Persian Gulf. The customer needed the instruments & controls as well as the operational procedures that were necessary to ensure safe operations. The customer keeping in view the past excellent work history with INTECH on multiple projects globally called in INTECH for:

  1. Engineering, Design and Supply of Safety Instrumented System (SIS) & associated Human Machine Interface (HMI).
  2. Functional Design Specifications
  3. System Staging and FAT
  4. Comprehensive project management services including interface with other third party vendors

INTECH based on its rich oil & gas domain knowledge, technological expertise and its vendor neutral approach to system design choose hardware that was best fit for customer needs & requirements. The system delivered was designed keeping in view the availability, reliability, international safety, compliance and operational excellence standards specific to a gas processing facility. The hardware selected included:

  1. Safety Instrumented System – SIL3 rated Honeywell Experion PKS
  2. Human Machine Interface (HMI) – Wonderware INTOUCH
  3. Marshaling Cabinet – NEMA 12
  4. Annunciator Panel – Panalarm

INTECH enables oil & gas facilities to optimally deploy and maintain automation solutions resulting in enhanced productivity, reliability, safety, compliance, and flexibility of the assets and the enterprise. INTECH has completed over 100 major upstream Oil & Gas projects for the top ten E&Ps globally over the past years. INTECH is a vendor neutral automation solutions provider with experience with almost all well-known PCS/PLC.