Al Turiki, A.

Saudi Aramco, Dharan, Saudi Arabia

Abdullah Al Turiki is a Khurais Producing Department Technical Advisor with more than 15 yr of experience in rotating equipment. He joined the company as a machinist and then focused on rotating equipment after joining the reliability unit as a technical advisor. His experience includes troubleshooting, condition monitoring and leading reliability programs. The author can be reached at Abdulah.turiki@aramco.com.

High-pressure gas compressor dry gas seal system enhancement case study

The Khurais producing department (KhPD) consists of four oil trains: each oil train is responsible for receiving, stabilizing and purifying the crude oil from the wells by removing sand, water, gas and hydrogen sulfide (H2S) contents to make the oil ready for use and shipment to refineries.