Reciprocating Compressor Unit for Queensland

Author: Mel Whyte
Date: October 2014

Wasco Engineering has delivered a Single Stage 2 Cylinder Ariel JGC/2 reciprocating gas compressor package to Queensland where it will be put into service boosting gas pressure for transfer of gas between 2 pipeline systems.  The unit will provide pipeline boost compression up to 10.2MPag and is an 800kW electric driven 600rpm configuration with VSD.  The design of this unit is based on API618 standard and features electric driven air cooled heat exchanger and acoustic enclosure.