Aerial Coolers in Gas Processing – Testing and Optimizing

Venue: Calgary

Location: Calgary, Canada

Event Date/Time: Feb 25, 2009
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Course Description

This ½ day seminar is intended for Project, Operations and Process Engineers installing and operating Aerial Coolers in the Oil and Gas Processing industry. Basic cooler design parameters are discussed and then the seminar focuses on installation best-practices; field-testing and optimizing existing facilities. Winterization, control and summer overheating issues are dealt with. The seminar finishes with a discussion of leading edge technologies such as fan-less Stack-Induced Draft Air Coolers and Stack-Assisted Draft Air Coolers (SIDAC and SADAC units).

Register before January 23, 2009 using the promo code "Early Bird" and receive $50 off!

Course Outline

· Aerial cooler design considerations – capital vs. operating costs.
· Cooler installation – the right and wrong way to lay out units.
· Field testing existing units.
· Optimizing performance in the field.
· Control for both winterizing and overheating issues.
· VFDs and efficient fan design.
· The leading edge – SIDAC and SADAC designs.


Additional Information

Fee: $350 CAD + GST Instructor: Nev Hircock To Register: visit or contact +1 403 467 9040