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Use of Floating and Fixed Roof Tanks

Floating roof tanks are generally used to store volatile liquids to minimize the loss of the stored liquid product. Whereas, fixed roof tanks are generally used in refineries to store the product that does not readily vaporize at ambient or stored temperature conditions.

Tank Farm

Tank Farm Design Considerations and Layout

In this article, we will learn the tank farm design considerations, storage tanks arrangement, tank farm length, and width calculation, and dyke wall height calculation.

Pump Piping Layout

Pump Piping Design Considerations

The pump piping design can have an important impact on the operating efficiency and life expectancy of any pump. Hence, the piping design engineer must consider the important points while designing the pump piping layout.

Heat Exchanger

A Presentation on Heat Exchanger

A Heat exchanger is a device designed to transfer heat between two or more fluids (liquid, vapor, or gas) of different temperatures. On the basis of the heat exchanger, the heat transferring process can be gas-to-gas, liquid-to-gas, or liquid-to-liquid.