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Fundamentals and Application of Drag Reducing Agents – Does DRA work by sticking on pipe walls?

May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

WEBINAR SUMMARY-
DRA stands for drag reducing agent, which are additives in pipelines that reduce turbulence in the pipe. They are chemicals injected into liquid pipelines to enhance the flowing capacity. A common misconception about DRA is that it works by adhering to the walls of the pipeline. In this webinar, the following will be examined related to DRA:

Origins
How it works
How it is used
DRA calculations
DRA performance
Factors affecting performance
Use in Design
Some Typical Vendors

PRESENTER-
Hamid Bidmus is the Head of the Hydraulics and Flow Assurance Management group at DNV GL USA, where he leads a team of subject matter experts in pipeline hydraulics and surge analysis. Prior to his current position, he worked as a Flow Assurance Lead at various pipeline operations and engineering firms. He has 20 years of experience in flow assurance related work. He earned a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calgary.

Details

Date:
May 28
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
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