Theoretical Foundations of Chemical Engineering

, Volume 53, Issue 5, pp 886–892 | Cite as

Increasing the Efficiency of Hydrocarbons С5+ Extraction from the Gas of Condensate Fields by a Low-Temperature Absorption Process

  • A. V. Prokopov
  • V. A. Istomin
  • D. M. FedulovEmail author
  • A. G. Dedov


Absorption extraction of C5+ hydrocarbons from formation gas of gas-condensate fields at the level of temperature of from –25 to –30°C was simulated. The following conditions were recommended during realization: absorbent by physical-chemical characteristics corresponding to hydrocarbons С910, four theoretical contact stages in the absorber, and partial expenditure of absorbent of 20–30 g/m3. Techniques of low-temperature absorption and low-temperature separation were compared. Parameters were determined that allow developing a scheme of a process with the increased degree of extraction of hydrocarbons С5+ (over 99%), which are valuable petrochemical materials.


gas-condensate fields low-temperature separation low-temperature absorption absorbent hydrocarbon fraction residual content of hydrocarbons С5+ in commercial gas degree of extraction 



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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. V. Prokopov
    • 1
  • V. A. Istomin
    • 1
  • D. M. Fedulov
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • A. G. Dedov
    • 2
  1. 1.Gazprom VNIIGAZRazvilkaRussia
  2. 2.Gubkin National Research University of Oil and GasMoscowRussia

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