High pressure natural gas flow facility
The GL Noble Denton Flow Centre is one of the largest high pressure natural gas flow facilities in the world providing services to the oil, gas, offshore and pipeline industries.
GL Noble Denton's Flow Centre has a worldwide reputation for technical expertise, quality and flexibility of service and an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the flow measurement and control industry. It provides a wide range of pressures up to 60 bar and flow rates up to 30 million scmd.
Extensive pipework arrangements can be accommodated in the 90m long test area and full size components such as meters, regulators, valves and filters can be calibrated and tested in realistic operating conditions.
GL Noble Denton Flow centre overview
Environmental drivers are now pushing to reduce the uncertainty on a range of other flow measurement activities. Extensive experience of calibrating a wide range of metering types together with extensive flow facilities enables the Flow Centre to offer a comprehensive service for customers.
The Flow Centre is a UKAS accredited laboratory 0555 for calibrating temperature, pressure and high static differential pressure instrumentation, gas dead weight testers, absolute pressure and negative gauge pressure.
The Flow Centre calibrates all makes of pressure measuring instrumentation, including pressure gauges, transducers and transmitters, manometers and many more.
Flow meters can be tested in varied configurations to investigate pipework installation effects.
The Flow Centres flexible facilities ensure that pipeline equipment can be accommodated to any customer specific configuration, especially those that require full scale testing facilities to assess important components such as valves will perform.
The GL Noble Denton Flow Centre has a sand and gas flow facility, which can be used for undertaking tests on components and equipment over a range of controlled operating conditions.
GL Noble Denton can provide equipment and consultancy helping you to account for the gas in your network including consultancy, site evaluation and compliance of your Gas Chromatographs to ISO 10723 and metering compliance to international standards (ISO5167, ISO9951).