SAGD PWD03 ST

Skim Tank

SAGD Oil Sands Online Training

Process Education
for Canadian Oil & Gas Workers

Anyone thinking of working in western Canada’s Oil Sands regions should look at Contendo’s SAGD Oil Sands Online Oil & Gas Process Education.

PURPOSE

The purpose of the Skim Tank is to act as the primary gravity separation vessel in the Produced Water De-oiling train, providing retention time to separate the oil and water phases in the Oily Produced Water.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

State the purpose of the Skim Tank. State the relationship between the separation rate and the size of the droplets to be separated. Describe how the Skim Tank operating pressure and temperature are maintained. Describe Skim Tank design features that reduce flow turbulence. Describe basic oil skimming operations. And, Describe Skim Tank sampling, or profiling. 

Skim Tank: SAGD Oil Sands Online Training is part of the Produced Water De-Oiling chapter of the SAGD Oil Sands Online Training Course.

PRODUCED WATER DE-OILING: SAGD OIL SANDS ONLINE TRAINING

In the SAGD Oil Sands Online Training Produced Water De-oiling Course, you will learn how water recovered from the SAGD emulsions is processed to remove oil and solids, how precipitation softening is performed, and how the produced water is deaerated in preparation for use as facility Boiler Feed Water.

ABOUT THE SAGD OIL SANDS ONLINE TRAINING COURSE

The SAGD Oil Sands Online Training Course is a fully animated, universally accessible online training program that provides its students with an in depth understanding of one of the Oil Sands most popular and most nuanced method of bitumen recovery. With a curriculum written by experienced industry experts and accurate visualizations and animated chapters, you will be able to function in this challenging and growing method of Oil Sands Production.