international magazine
06 / 2007

Associated gas utilisation issues–2
Solutions for using low-pressure and flaring

(Final part. See beginning in OM No. 5).
Gas flaring is widely used at low-debit and remote oil fields with 5-50mn m3 pa associated gas resources, as such low gas reserves deem unfeasible any sub-projects on utilisation of associated gas. The challenge is to develop technologies and equipment to utilise associated gas volumes at practically any type of fields.