OTC.10: Brine plant opens for Abu Dhabi drillers

ESNAAD has opened a brine plant capable of producing up to 3,000 b/d to serve the oil and gas industry offshore Abu Dhabi.

Offshore staff

HOUSTON -- ESNAAD has opened a brine plant capable of producing up to 3,000 b/d to serve the oil and gas industry offshore Abu Dhabi. In information at the Offshore Technology Conference, ESNAAD said the plant was developed in technical partnership with "a major international service company" and can produce various types of brine including sodium chloride and calcium chloride and also heavier brines such as calcium bromide and sodium bromide.

The plant also receives used brine for filtering, cleaning, and treating before sending back offshore for use.

05/06/2010

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