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ARABIYAH & HASBAH OFFSHORE AND

ONSHORE FACILITIES
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AMENDMENTS AND REVISIONS

Amendment
and revision

Date

Page

Description

Project
Manager

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24.06.15

All

Issued for internal review

PB

12.07.15

All

Issued for Company review ./ Approval

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Company comments as per OGPD-TR-06585


B

15.11.15

All

incorporated

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- All procedure was changed to apply long


term preservation for 2-3 years for HSBH-23
C

28.12.15

All

Company comments as per OGPD-TR-06808


incorporated

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INDEX
INDEX ...................................................................................................................................................... 3
1.

SCOPE AND PURPOSE ............................................................................................................... 5

2.

DEFINITIONS AND ACRONYMNS ............................................................................................... 5


2.1

PROJECT DEFINITIONS ......................................................................................................... 5

2.2

ACRONYMS ............................................................................................................................. 5

3.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBLIGATIONS................................................................................... 5

4.

REFERENCE DOCUMENTS......................................................................................................... 6

5.

4.1

CODES AND STANDARDS ..................................................................................................... 6

4.2

COMPANY DOCUMENTS ....................................................................................................... 6

4.3

CONTRACTOR DOCUMENTS ................................................................................................ 6

PROCEDURE DESCRIPTION ...................................................................................................... 6


5.1

EQUIPMENT............................................................................................................................. 7

5.1.1

Slops Tank ...................................................................................................................... 7

5.1.2

Hoist / Winches / JIB Crane / Davit ................................................................................ 7

5.1.3

Slop Pump ...................................................................................................................... 7

5.1.4

MEG Injection Pump ....................................................................................................... 7

5.1.5

MEG Storage Drum ........................................................................................................ 8

5.1.6

Nitrogen Bottle Skid ........................................................................................................ 8

5.1.7

KO Drum ......................................................................................................................... 8

5.1.8

KO Pump ........................................................................................................................ 8

5.1.9

TUTU .............................................................................................................................. 8

5.1.10

HIPS Skid ....................................................................................................................... 9

5.2

PIPING AND VALVES ........................................................................................................... 10

5.3

ELECTRICAL ......................................................................................................................... 11

5.3.1

Transformers and ICCP Rectifiers ............................................................................... 11

5.3.2

Circuit Breakers, Charging Regulators, OVL and MOV Panel Boards......................... 11

5.3.1

Lighting Fixtures. .......................................................................................................... 11

5.3.2

Lighting Contactors and Switches. ............................................................................... 11

5.3.3

Pump Motors ................................................................................................................ 11

5.3.4

Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) .................................................................................. 11

5.3.5

Switch Racks ................................................................................................................ 11

5.3.6

Battery Charger and Batteries ...................................................................................... 12

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5.3.7

Battery Boxes ............................................................................................................... 12

5.3.8

Navigational Aid Lighting .............................................................................................. 12

5.3.9

Junction Boxes, Conduit System, Cable Trays ............................................................ 12

5.3.10

Splice Case................................................................................................................... 12

5.3.11

General Electrical Equipment Preservation (As per TSI 51-156, para 8.1.7) .............. 12

5.4

INSTRUMENTATION ............................................................................................................. 13

5.4.1

Electrical & Instrumentation Hook up Instruments ....................................................... 13

5.4.2

Marshalling Cabinet ...................................................................................................... 13

5.4.3

Fire Detection Cabinet .................................................................................................. 13

5.4.4

Communication Panel .................................................................................................. 14

5.4.5

CCTV Panel/Cameras .................................................................................................. 14

5.4.6

Flare Ignition Panel ....................................................................................................... 14

5.4.7

HIPS Cabinet ................................................................................................................ 14

6.

CLEAN-UP................................................................................................................................... 14

7.

ATTACHMENTS .......................................................................................................................... 15

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SCOPE AND PURPOSE

This procedure defines the activities required to carry out long term preservation of all Electrical equipment,
Instruments and piping listed with in this procedure relating to the WHP HSBH-23 to maintain the integrity for
a period of 2 3 years.

2.

DEFINITIONS AND ACRONYMNS

2.1

PROJECT DEFINITIONS

COMPANY

SAUDI ARABIAN OIL COMPANY (IK) / ARAMCO Overseas Company B.V. (OOK)

CONTRACTOR

Snamprogetti Saudi Arabia Ltd (IK) and Saipem S.p.A. (OOK)


All organizations selected and awarded by CONTRACTOR to supply a certain Project

SUBCONTRACTOR

Project materials or equipment or whom a part of the WORK has been subcontracted

CERTIFYING
AUTHORITY

The authority entrusted by COMPANY for the certification fit for purpose of the
WORK.

PROJECT

ARABIYAH & HASBAH OFFSHORE AND ONSHORE FACILITIES

SUPPLIER/ VENDOR

Agency supplying the material as specified and required by the contractor

2.2

ACRONYMS

PM

Project Manager

PQM

Project Quality Manager

QCM

Quality Control Manager

PEM

Project Engineering Manager

VPCI

Vapor Phase Corrosion Inhibitor

3.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBLIGATIONS

Preservation activities will be carried out by the Contractors designated Preservation Team in conjunction
with the Pre-Commissioning Engineer and witnessed by both Contractors QC inspector and Company
Representative.

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REFERENCE DOCUMENTS

4.1

CODES AND STANDARDS

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Document Number

Title

/1/

ISO 9001:2008

Quality Management System Requirements

4.2

COMPANY DOCUMENTS
Document Number

Title

/2/

PE-GIP028

Scope of work

/3/

SAEP-319

Pressure Relief Devices

/4/

SAER 2365

SAUDI ARAMCO MOTHBALL MANUAL

Ref

4.3

DATE : 28-DEC-15

CONTRACTOR DOCUMENTS
Document Number

Title

/5/

00-ZA-E-G09600

Project Quality Plan

/6/

00-ZA-E-G09619

Pressure Testing Procedure for Fabrication Yard

/7/

00-ZA-E-G09649

Valve Testing Procedure

/8/

00-ZA-E-G09650

Work Instruction for Application of VpCI-609

/9/

00-ZA-E-G09671

ITP For Fabrication of Riser and Piping for Top Side

/10/

FORM-AH-0289

Storage Handling Preservation

Ref

5.

PROCEDURE DESCRIPTION

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EQUIPMENT

The equipment will be ascertained and tested in compliance with MCC, SAES and DE specifications. All
Painting work and inspections shall be completed before mothballing of any equipment as per relevant
company painting standard.
5.1.1 Slops Tank
Spare nozzles should be blinded with 3 mm slip blinds and Garlock gaskets or approved equivalent. Open 1
drain valve closest to Slop tank on Slop suction line (to allow any condensation to drain out), then dry tank
with compressed air. The tank shall be covered with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin, secure with SS
tie wire or SS banding
5.1.2 Hoist / Winches / JIB Crane / Davit
Cortec VpCI Corr Lube grease or Equivalent to coat cable and exposed rotating elements and cover with
waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin, secure with SS tie wire or SS banding.
5.1.3 Slop Pump
Pump must be completely drained. Then dry, prior to pouring SAE 40 oil, to which 10% by volume Cortec
VpCI-329 or Equivalent has been added into the pump while the pump is rotating. After this, pump should be
blinded off with 3mm slip blinds and gaskets (Garlock or approved equivalent, if no Pipes are installed on the
Nozzles). If fitted, remove pulleys or couplings from the shaft end. Spread polythene paper all over the skid
and the skid and boxed with plywood (10mm thk.).

Maintenance Frequency:
Rotate the shaft several times every 6 weeks.
5.1.4 MEG Injection Pump
On the pump skid, a light coat of VpCI-329 (2-3 mils) or Equivalent shall be applied. Place VpCI105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate and cover with waterproof
reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS banding and boxed
with plywood (10mm thk.).

1. Electrical Components
1.1 Protection of the Electrical Components
All parts of the electrical equipment which can be damaged by environmental influences must be
packed airtight in plastic foil. Desiccant must be placed inside the plastic cover as well as in the
terminal boxes and the control cabinet to control the humidity.

2. Auxiliary Equipment, Accessories

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2.1 Pulsation Dampers


Units must be stored in such a way as to prevent mechanical damage to the shell and branch
connections. If the unit is to be put into storage for a period of more than 6 months, it is advisable to
release its gas pre-charge. Store it away from extremes of temperature.
2.2 Remove the access of oil poured in the drive unit diaphragm in the pumps as part of the
preservation done in the past just before the loadout.
2.3 Protection of Non-Rustproof Parts
All parts of non-rustproof materials must be spray-coated using VpCI-368 (2-3 mils) or Equivalent.
All openings not closed in operating condition already must be closed airtight.
3. Complete Unit
3.1 Protection against Environmental Influences
The complete unit must be protected from environmental influences, especially sunlight, drip and
spray water by covering it by a light tight plastic material.
5.1.5 MEG Storage Drum
The drum shall be covered with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Existing internal preservation with Nitrogen shall be checked every 6 weeks to verify the relevant
pressure is kept inside the acceptable values.
5.1.6 Nitrogen Bottle Skid
Skid to be completely dried, later to be wrapped in waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secure with SS
tie wire or SS banding and boxed with plywood (10mm thk.).
5.1.7 KO Drum
Open drain valve closest to the drum suction line (to allow any condensation to drain out), then dry tank with
compressed air. Spare Nozzles should be blinded with 3 mm slip blinds and Garlock gaskets or approved
equivalent. The drum shall be covered with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secured with SS wire
or SS banding.
5.1.8 KO Pump
The skid shall be wrapped in waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secure with SS tie wire or SS
banding and boxed with plywood (10mm thk.).
5.1.9 TUTU
TUTU to be completely cleaned and dried, later to be wrapped in waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and
secure with SS tie wire or SS banding. Spare Nozzles should be blinded with 3 mm slip blinds and Garlock
gaskets or approved equivalent (if applicable). Mount plastic protectors at all inlets/ outlets.
Ensure that the system internal components are bleed off for no trapped pressure.

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5.1.10 HIPS Skid


Skid must be completely drained from any water. All valves (Gate, Ball, MOVs etc.) shall be put in closed
position. The valves shall be coated with 2-3 mils VpCI 368 or Equivalent. The complete unit is to be packed
in air tight plastic foil and then boxed with plywood (10mm thk.) Desiccant is added to the packing to absorb
residual moisture.

VALVES AND ACTUATORS: Valves should be left in close position with springs in relaxed state
(actuators hydraulic cylinder unpressurized with oil inside circuits).

Maintenance Frequency:
Whole Equipment: External surfaces of the equipment should to be checked every 6 weeks (if present,
plywood surfaces are to be checked to verify any possible deterioration or moisture accumulation due to
marine environment).
Control Panel: Humidity inhibitors shall be used in the JB and in the cabinet as well, checking their
conditions on a regular basis (every 6 weeks at minimum) and, eventually, increasing the frequency of their
replacement.

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PIPING AND VALVES

The piping system shall be checked out and tested in compliance with the applicable MCC, SAES and DE
Specifications System. In addition, the following are required for preservation.
a.

With the exception of ship-loose spools, all piping shall be dried out after hydro-testing and laid
up as per Lay-Up Procedure. The Piping which are laid-up with nitrogen must have a periodic
inspection for leakages, twice a month.

b.

All valves (Gate, Ball, MOVs etc.) shall be put in half open position, except for the line which has
been nitrogen laid-up. On valves with exposed valve stem, the stem shall be put in half open
position and coated with 2-3 mils VpCI 368 or Equivalent

c.

The MOV, ZVs, Control Valves shall be wrapped in waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and
mainly to protect the electrical and instrumentation items mounted on top of the valve from
damage. VpCI-111 or Equivalent emitters either side of the valve shall be placed under the
tarpaulin prior to closure.

d.

Only critical RTJ flanges and pipe plugs shall be coated with 2-3 mils VpCI-368 or Equivalent and
sealed with Denso Tape.

e.

All internally bare carbon steel pipe spools that are shipped loose shall be sprayed internally with
VpCI-337 or Equivalent, then blinded with plastic pipe caps and sealed with Denso tape after the
VpCI / VmCI or Equivalent lay-up activity.

f.

All SS & Inconel Pipe and Tubing to be refreshed in terms of Cleaning, Pickling and Passivation
(external surface), later Wrapped with Clear plastic Such that no dust come in direct contact with
the Pipe.

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ELECTRICAL

The following electrical equipment and devices/components are considered for preservation.
5.3.1 Transformers and ICCP Rectifiers
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Clean and dry bushings, debris around transforms semi-annually, check oil
level and fill semi-annually, repair leaks and replace silica gel (desiccant) semi-annually.Place VpCI105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate and cover with waterproof reinforced
plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS banding. Doors shall be properly secured,
locked and tightened.
5.3.2 Circuit Breakers, Charging Regulators, OVL and MOV Panel Boards
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Ensure all breakers shall be in OFF position prior to mothballing.
Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened upon completion of all pre-commissioning activities.
5.3.1 Lighting Fixtures.
All lighting fixtures shall be properly secured upon completion of illumination level testing. All fixtures shall
have applied a light coat (2-3 mils) VpCI-368 or Equivalent and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic
tarpaulin over the lighting assembly fixtures and secured with SS wire or SS banding.
5.3.2 Lighting Contactors and Switches.
All lighting contactors and switches shall be sprayed with VpCI-238 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105 or
Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic
tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS banding.
5.3.3 Pump Motors
MEG Injection Pumps, KO Pumps and Slop Pumps Motors along with terminal boxes to be covered with
water repellant canvas tarpaulin secured with SS tie wire or SS banding provided with desiccant bags where
applicable. Motor Shaft has to be periodically rotated: every 6 weeks.
5.3.4 Variable Frequency Drive (VFD)
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the panel where appropriate and
cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS banding.
5.3.5 Switch Racks
All Switch Racks shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils) VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or
Equivalent emitters inside the switch racks where necessary. Remove debris around outdoor switch rack
every three months and replace silica gel inside cubicles every six months. Cover with waterproof
reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the Switch Racks and secure with SS wire or SS banding. Ensure all
breakers shall be in OFF position prior to mothballing.Switch rack shall be properly secure, locked and
tighten.

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5.3.6 Battery Charger and Batteries


Panel Battery Box doors shall be properly secure, locked and tightened upon completion of all precommissioning activities. VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters and appropriate quantity of desiccant
bags shall be placed in the battery panel then covered with water proof reinforced plastic tarpaulin secured
with SS tie wire or SS banding. Drain electrolyte and store battery.
5.3.7 Battery Boxes
Battery Box doors shall be properly secure, locked and tightened upon completion of all pre-commissioning
activities. Battery Boxes shall be cleaned and sprayed with VpCI-238 or Equivalent then covered with water
proof reinforced plastic tarpaulin secured with SS tie wire or SS banding.
5.3.8 Navigational Aid Lighting
Nav-Aid external movable parts shall be lightly coated with a light coat (2-3 mils) VpCI-368 or Equivalent.
VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters shall be placed in junction boxes and isolator switch enclosure. Battery
terminals shall be cleaned and a light coat with petroleum jelly will be applied on them. Batteries should be
removed from the equipment and stored separately in an indoor environment. The control panel shall be
covered with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secure with SS wire or SS banding and boxed with
plywood (10mm thick)
5.3.9 Junction Boxes, Conduit System, Cable Trays
Remove dirt from box fasteners, apply Denso or equivalent on box fasteners and check semi-annually if
Denso is to be reapplied. Electrical cable terminals shall be cleaned and sprayed with VpCI-238 or Equivalent
then covered with water proof reinforced plastic tarpaulin secured with SS tie wire or SS banding.
5.3.10 Splice Case
Door shall be properly secured, locked and tightened upon completion of all pre commissioning activities. All
boxes shall be provided with protective covering and desiccant bags shall be placed inside for protection
against moisture.

5.3.11 General Electrical Equipment Preservation (As per TSI 51-156, para 8.1.7)
De-energize equipment prior to mothballing
Clean equipment internally with air-hose
Clean and dry terminal housings, boxes and control cabinets.
Clean, dry and tighten all power and control connections.
Apply light coat of petroleum jelly on exposed terminals.
Replace any damaged or missing parts and hardware.
Repair or replace leaking cabinet door seals and junction box gaskets.
Check doors and covers for tight fit.
Tighten all loose hardware.
Place silica gel in boxes, enclosures, housings and panels.
Tighten and re-anchor loose conduits.
Repaint corroded or damaged areas on equipment exterior
Repaint corroded conduit and junction boxes near the mothballed equipment.
Protect and seal all cable ends from weather and mechanical damage.
Apply Denso or equivalent on junction box fasteners.

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INSTRUMENTATION

The equipment shall be tested in compliance with the MCC/PAT, SAES and DE specifications and scope of
work. In addition, the following are required for preservation.
a)

Bulkhead plate fittings are to be plugged.

b) Boat landing ESD Hand stations are supplied as a part of the ESD package to be shipped
loose by the contractor for offshore installation. Tubing fitting on incomplete tubing runs is to
be plugged.
c) Emergency Shutdown Panel - where possible, tubing lines shall remain charged with
hydraulic oil following testing. VpCI 105/111 or Equivalent emitters shall be installed in the
panel electrical boxes. Bolts shall be coated with thread lubricant. Door hinges and handles
shall be coated with silicone grease. The panel shall then be boxed on all sides and on top
above the tubing tray using 10mm thick plywood. Boxed corners shall be glued with foam
rope gasket around pipe openings. Boxes shall be free standing
d) The MOV, ZVs, Control Valves shall be wrapped in waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin
and mainly to protect the electrical and instrumentation items mounted on top of the valve
from damage. VpCI-111 or Equivalent emitters either side of the valve shall be placed under
the tarpaulin prior to closure
e) Level Switches and Gauges on the slops tank shall have a light coat (2-3 mils) VpCI-368 or
Equivalent applied and then wrapped with water proof reinforced plastic tarpaulin, secured
with SS tie wire or SS banding.
f)

For instrument JBs/Marshalling boxes Refer to the electrical section above

g) For all other instruments, VpCI 105/111 or Equivalent emitters shall be placed inside the
instruments then covered with water proof reinforced plastic tarpaulin secured with SS tie
wire or SS banding.
5.4.1 Electrical & Instrumentation Hook up Instruments
For the field instruments that are not installed in the onshore Fabrication Yard, the wiring shall be coiled.
Ends of the wiring shall be sealed with heat shrink caps, wrapped in waterproof canvas tarpaulin material and
wired with stainless steel tie wire to the conduit steel supports.
5.4.2 Marshalling Cabinet
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened upon completion of all pre-commissioning
activities.
5.4.3 Fire Detection Cabinet
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened.

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5.4.4 Communication Panel


External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened.
5.4.5 CCTV Panel/Cameras
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover the panel board and cameras with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin and secured with SS wire
or SS banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened.
5.4.6 Flare Ignition Panel
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened. Flare systems should be isolated from the
flare tip and flare tips should be covered to prevent the accumulation of rainwater.
5.4.7 HIPS Cabinet
External moveable parts, hinges, operating handles, hardware etc shall have applied a light coat (2-3 mils)
VpCI-368 or Equivalent. Place VpCI-105/111 or Equivalent emitters inside the enclosure where appropriate
and cover with waterproof reinforced plastic tarpaulin over the panel board secured with SS wire or SS
banding. Doors shall be properly secured, locked and tightened.

Maintenance Frequency:
Humidity inhibitors shall be used in the JB and in the cabinet as well, checking their conditions on a regular
basis (every 6 weeks at minimum) and, eventually, increasing the frequency of their replacement.

6.

CLEAN-UP

Upon completion of all initial long term preservation activities, the deck areas shall be cleared from any
surplus materials, scaffolding, rubbish and any other similar items and left in a clean and tidy condition.
A general cleaning, housekeeping type, will be executed every 12 weeks until the WHP loud-out and prior
to sail-away. Any opening found after box up of Equipments or Instruments shall be properly fixed.
Prior to load out Preservation applied must be removed, except for the items where it is specifically requested
to be kept and left until installation personnel in offshore will take care of. Accompanying this removal, a final
clean-up will be executed.

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CONTRACT No.
(OOK) 6600026283 / (IK) 6600026284
PRESERVATION (MOTHBALLING)
PROCEDURE FOR
EQUIPMENTS, PIPING AND VALVES

7.

Doc.No.
00-ZA-E-G09126
Rev. C

DATE : 28-DEC-15

ATTACHMENTS

Attachment 1 FORM-AH-0289 - Storage Handling Preservation


Attachment 2 HSBH-23 Nitrogen Lay-up Pressure Verification - MEG Line

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ARABIYAH & HASBAH OFFSHORE AND


ONSHORE FACILITIES
CONTRACT No.
(OOK) 6600026283 / (IK) 6600026284
PRESERVATION (MOTHBALLING)
PROCEDURE FOR
EQUIPMENTS, PIPING AND VALVES

Doc.No.
00-ZA-E-G09126
Rev. C

DATE : 28-DEC-15

Attachment 1 FORM-AH-0289 - Storage Handling Preservation

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ARABIYAH & HASBAH OFFSHORE AND


ONSHORE FACILITIES
CONTRACT No.
(OOK) 6600026283 / (IK) 6600026284
PRESERVATION (MOTHBALLING)
PROCEDURE FOR
EQUIPMENTS, PIPING AND VALVES

Doc.No.
00-ZA-E-G09126
Rev. C

DATE : 28-DEC-15

Attachment 2 HSBH-23 Nitrogen Lay-up Pressure Verification - MEG Line

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