March 2007

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HPIn LNG: FOUNDATION fieldbus is revolutionizing LNG facilities

The liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry continues to expand and diversify in response to growing demand and market flexibility. The technological improvements and cost reductions achieved throughout ..

Mokhatab, S., Consultant

The liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry continues to expand and diversify in response to growing demand and market flexibility. The technological improvements and cost reductions achieved throughout the supply chain have improved commercial viability of LNG projects. Digital technology has fostered reductions in capital and operating cost savings by optimizing processing stages (liquefaction, transportation and regasification), and much improved comprehensive recording and monitoring of process conditions. Foundation fieldbus (FF) technology is a comprehensive digital architecture that connects measurement devices with the host control equipment via a serial, two-way communications prot

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