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TECHNICAL DATA

Shell and Tube


Heat Exchangers

Hot Fluid

Cold Fluid

U [W/m2 K ]

Heat Exchangers






Water
Organic solvents
Light oils
Heavy oils
Reduced crude
Regenerated DEA
Gases (p = atm)
Gases (p = 200 bar)

Water
Organic Solvents
Light oils
Heavy oils
Flashed crude
Foul DEA
Gases (p = atm)
Gases (p = 200 bar)

800 - 1500
100 - 300
100 - 400
50 - 300
35 - 150
450 - 650
5 - 35
100 - 300

Coolers








Organic solvents
Light oils
Heavy oils
Reduced crude
Gases (p = atm)
Gases (p = 200 bar)
Gases
Organic solvents
Water
Gases

Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Water
Brine
Brine
Brine

250 - 750
350 - 700
60 - 300
75 - 200
5 - 35
150 - 400
20 - 300
150 - 500
600 - 1200
15 - 250

Heaters









Steam
Steam
Steam
Steam
Steam
Heat Transfer (hot)
Oil
Heat Transfer (hot)
Oil
Flue gases
Flue gases

Water
Organic solvents
Light oils
Heavy oils
Gases

1500 - 4000
500 - 1000
300 - 900
60 - 450
30 - 300

Heavy oils

50 - 300

Gases
Steam
Hydrocarbon vapours

20 - 200
30 - 100
30 -100

Condensers








Aqueouos vapours
Organic vapours
Refinery hydrocarbons
Vapours with some non condensibles
Vacuum condensers
Vaporisers
Steam
Steam
Steam
Heat Transfer (hot) oil

Water
Water
Water
Water
Water

1000 - 1500
700 - 1000
400 - 550
500 - 700
200 - 500

Aqueouos solutions
Light organics
Heavy organics
Refinery hydrocarbons

1000 - 1500
900 - 1200
600 - 900
250 - 550

TECHNICAL DATA

TYPICAL OVERALL HEAT TRANSFER COEFFICIENTS


(U - VALUES)

STEAM EQUIPMENT 443

TECHNICAL DATA

TECHNICAL DATA
TYPICAL OVERALL HEAT TRANSFER COEFFICIENTS
(U - VALUES)
Air Cooled Exchangers

Process Fluid

U [W/m2 K]

Water
Light organics
Heavy organics
Gases
Condensing hydrocarbons

300 - 450
300 - 700
50 - 150
50 - 300
300 - 600

Immersed coils

Coil

Pool

U [W/m2 K]

Natural circulation



Steam
Steam
Steam
Aqueouos solutions
Light oils

Dilute aqueouos solutions


Light oils
Heavy oils
Water
Water

500 - 1000
200 - 300
70 - 150
200 - 500
100 - 150

Agitated



Steam
Steam
Steam Heavy oils
Aqueouos solutions
Light oils

Dilute aqueouos solutions


Light oils
200 - 400
Water
Water

800 - 1500
300 - 500

Jacketed vessels

Jacket

Vessel

U [W/m2 K]

Steam
Steam
Water
Water

Dilute aqueouos solutions


Light organics
Dilute aqueouos solutions
Light organics

500 - 700
250 - 500
200 - 500
200 - 300

444 STEAM EQUIPMENT

400 - 700
200 - 300