ENTELEC Spring Conference & Expo
ENTELEC 88th Annual - Spring Conference & Expo
26 – 28 April 2016
George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston Texas
Representatives from Atmos USA will be exhibiting during this event at booth 102.
The team from Atmos International's USA office will be presenting a couple of exciting technologies, Atmos Rupture Detector and the Pipeline Guardian line along with Atmos Trainer.
Rupture Detector is an effective solution that offers a low cost alternative to the high expense of installing automated shutdown valves.
The proposed new PHMSA rule RIN 2137-AF06 may force pipeline operators to choose between the significant expense of installing automated shutdown valves or installing pipeline rupture detection or equivalent technology. Understanding the industry need for reliable rupture detection, Atmos International developed Atmos Rupture Detector to detect every rupture regardless of its location, transient operation or slack along the pipeline with absolutely zero false alarms.
Rupture Detector is far more advanced than a SCADA based rupture system. SCADA based rupture systems are less reliable, less tested and will struggle to detect a rupture that is not close to a station. It takes an extensive database of pipeline data that includes real pipeline ruptures under various conditions and years of experience to develop and test any rupture system. Atmos Rupture Detector has been tested with data from a wide variety of pipeline types, including data from real rupture events.
Secondary pipelines between facilities that lack instrumentation present another rising challenge for pipelines operators. Our Pipeline Guardian line of hardware and software is designed to overcome these traditional LDS limitations - measurement uncertainties of conventional pipeline instrumentation, lack of instrumentation in the right locations and lack of infrastructure at those locations.
- Stub pipelines
- Inter-refinery and terminal pipelines
- River crossings and other HCAs
- Any location, no matter how remote.
- Works with Atmos Rupture Detector.
Atmos Guardian solutions offer any combination of instrument, acquisition unit, communications and power to enable leak detection on any part of any pipeline.
About the ENTELEC Spring Conference & Expo
This annual event has been running for 88 years and describes itself as the ‘world’s leading conference specifically for communications and control technologies in the energy industries’. The event boasts up to 225 exhibitors and over 2000 attendees.
Conference topics include:
- Field data collection and implications of operating under regulatory requirements
- Unmanned aircraft systems to support oil and gas infrastructure asset management
- How to easily build data-enabled applications for greater automation and operational efficiency
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-arrange a meeting during the event.