January 2015

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Conductivity meter resolves SDA dosingA major Asian refinery approached Stanhope-Seta and D-2 Technologies to assess its options for automatic dosing of static dissipater additive (SDA) in the jet fue..

Blume, Adrienne, Hydrocarbon Processing Staff

Conductivity meter resolves SDA dosing A major Asian refinery approached Stanhope-Seta and D-2 Technologies to assess its options for automatic dosing of static dissipater additive (SDA) in the jet fuel stream. Several technologies were used that resulted in estimated annual savings of $100,000 and a labor reduction of 50%. The system was based around a manual sampling procedure with sampling at a number of points in the pipeline. Samples were collected and analyzed, and, depending on the results, an SDA dosing system was initiated. The refinery’s existing procedure involved collecting samples from various line sampling points into a metal container. This container was flushed three times

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