Experimental Study on the Effect of Polyacrylate Polymer (C16-C22) on Wax Deposition

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Theyab, M. and Diaz, P. (2016). Experimental Study on the Effect of Polyacrylate Polymer (C16-C22) on Wax Deposition. 7th International Conference on Chemical Engineering and Applications (CCEA 2016). Shanghai, China 07 - 09 Jul 2016 London South Bank University.
AuthorsTheyab, M. and Diaz, P.
TypeConference paper
Abstract

Wax can precipitate as a solid phase on the pipe wall during hydrocarbon production when its temperature (inlet coolant temperature) drops below the Wax Appearance Temperature (WAT) causing an artificial blockage leading to a reduction or interruption in the production. An experimental flow loop system was built in the lab to study the variation of wax deposition thickness under the single phase transport. The Bohlin Gemini II Rheometer has been used to analysis the effect of the inhibitor W802 (polyacrylate polymer (C16-C22)), at different concentration (250, 500, 750, 1000 and 2000 ppm), on the crude oil

Keywordswax deposition; waxing inhibition; waxing crude oil
Year2016
PublisherLondon South Bank University
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Print07 Jan 2016
Publication process dates
Deposited22 Sep 2016
Accepted22 Jun 2016
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