SAGD WP07 ST

Steam Traps

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 a Steam Trap is to remove condensate and gases from steam lines, steam heaters and separators, with negligible loss of live steam.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Define water hammer and steam hammer, and explain why they must be avoided. State the purpose of a stream trap. List the three primary categories of steam traps. Describe the basic operating principle of a ball-float steam trap. Describe the basic operating principle of an inverted-bucket steam trap. Describe the basic operating principle of a balanced-pressure steam trap. And, describe the basic operating principle of a disc steam trap.

Steam Traps: SAGD Oil Sands Online Training is part of the Well Pads chapter of the SAGD Oil Sands Online Training Course.

WELL PADS: SAGD OIL SANDS ONLINE TRAINING

In Contendo’s SAGD Oil Sands Online Training: Well Pads Course, you will learn how high pressure steam is used to recover heavy bitumen to the surface, how lift gas enhances this recovery, and how the produced fluids are separated into liquid and gas components for transportation to the SAGD processing facility.

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.