(111f) Use of Process Simulators for Control Studies and Operator Training at RasGas
AIChE Spring Meeting and Global Congress on Process Safety
2011 Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety
14th Topical on Refinery Processing
Best Practices Utilizing Simulation Tools, Pre and Post-Project
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 4:30pm to 5:00pm
Ras Gas Company Limited (Ras Gas) operates LNG production as well as pipeline quality gas production facilities in the state of Qatar. RasGas has made extensive use of Process Simulators (POTS) during pre-project commissioning and later during normal plant operation. The primary use is for Distributed Control System (DCS) training of central control room Operators. The paper explains the training use of Process Simulator made by RasGas, and provides examples of other benefits.