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    • Design and Mitigation Techniques for Applications with Possible Liquid Contamination of the Sealing Gas Dry Gas Seal System 

      McCraw, James F.; Bakalchuk, Vladimir; Hosanna, Richard (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2008)
      A compressor in a natural gas gathering service experienced multiple seal failures on the discharge end. Synthetic oil mist contained in the sealing gas was identified as a significant source of contamination that caused ...
    • Monitoring a Tandem Dry Gas Seal's Secondary Seal 

      Schmidt, Glenn; Hosanna, Rich; Bakalchuk, Vladimir; McCraw, Jim (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      Rotating equipment and instrument engineers working with dry gas seals should attend this tutorial to increase their knowledge of methods for monitoring secondary seals. Over the last several years a number of compressor ...