Site:

LNG Onshore Facility, Darwin Australia

Systems flushed:

Various GE gas turbines, GE compressors, Siemens compressors and Mitsubishi compressors

Key statistics:

  • 100,000 LTI free hours worked
  • 185,000 L of oil cleaned
  • 1.4 Billion litres flushed through pipework

Equipment utilised for the project includes:

  • 6 x Flushing Rigs ranging from 0 – 6000L/min
  • Pipeline vibrators
  • Heater/cooler units to enable temperature profiles during flushing
  • Inline 100 mesh screens & laser particle counters for cleanliness
  • Verification
  • Reverse flow units to change flow direction as required
  • Dehydrators to remove water from lube oil
  • Nitrogen injectors
  • Patch testing lab
  • Temporary spools
  • Associated flanges, connections, pipes and hoses to enable setup

AFP has a proven track record of delivering projects safely and successfully thanks to our diverse experience in hydraulics, engineering and project management. This is supported by our comprehensive range of custom flushing equipment that is able to effectively perform large bore flushing for pipe sizes up to 16” while achieving fluid cleanliness levels to AS4059 6B-F.