This course describes processes for the dehydration (removal of water vapor) of natural gas streams. Glycol absorption process equipment and operations are discussed, along with common operational problems. Learn about the difference between absorption and adsorption processes and the use of solid desiccant systems. Trace process flows using flow diagrams for absorption and adsorption systems.
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe gas dehydration equipment and processes
- Discuss liquid desiccants
- Describe glycol dehydration equipment and operation
- Discuss solid desiccants