Wasco Australia is pleased to announce it has reached completion and handed over to commissioning two Field Boost Compressors and the Plant 3 LTS and compression plant for Central Petroleum at the Mereenie Gas Plant. The Field Boost Compression project included design, supply and installation of equipment to reconfigure the existing single stage compressors to a two-stage configuration. Wasco delivered Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Piping, Instrumentation and Electrical scope as well as commissioning services The project included the replacement of sections of the air-cooled heat exchanger, new compression cylinders, pulsation bottles and piping. During the project Wasco’s Field Service division completed a major overhaul of the Waukesha Engine driven Ariel compressor. Wasco’s Shailer Park and Mereenie teams worked collaboratively with Central Petroleum’s Brisbane and Mereenie teams to deliver the project on time and with an excellent safety record. The Plant 3 LTS and Compression project included design, supply and installation of equipment to strip, assess and return to service Plant 3 which had been mothballed for over 10 years. Wasco delivered Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Piping, Instrumentation and Electrical scope as well as specialist and commissioning services. The project included the replacement of piping, valves, cladding, cabling and instruments; overhaul of two single stage reciprocating compressors; statutory inspections; and process modifications. During the project Wasco’s Workshop Service division completed shop based major overhauls of two Gemini compressors. Wasco’s Shailer Park, Roma and Mereenie teams worked collaboratively with Central Petroleum’s Brisbane and Mereenie teams to deliver the project on time and with an excellent safety record.
Wasco Australia is proud to announce the award of the North Goonyella Gas Infrastructure Project by Energy Developments Pty Limited (EDL) located near Moranbah, Queensland. The project will collect waste mine gas from Peabody’s North Goonyella Coal Mine and deliver it to a new 22MW power station also being developed by EDL as part of the project. Wasco will design, supply, install and commission the Gas Drainage Plant (including three Liquid Ring Compressors, cooling system, power supply through a 2500kVA transformer and flare system) and 8km of large bore HDPE pipeline and surface drainage connections. The project scope includes Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Piping, Electrical, Control and Communications and will use trusted partner subcontractors for specialized work to supplement Wasco’s teams. Wasco will work closely with EDL and Peabody to complete the project efficiently and safely.
Wasco Australia is proud to reach completion and achievement of first gas delivery through Westside Corporation’s expansion facilities at Moura Central Gas Compression facility. The project included design, supply and installation of balance of plant and installation of an additional Waukesha-GE 6 Throw Reciprocating gas compressor and TEG dehydration skid. Wasco carried out Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Piping, Instrumentation and Electrical scope as well as upstream pipeline and slug catcher supply and installation. The project also featured design and installation of a steel driven pile design system for all skids, pipe racks and supports. Wasco’s Shailer Park and Moura teams were joined by partner sub-contractors Amcor Excavations, DFI Energy Services, Comlek, SDP Contracting, Precision Pipe Engineering and Piping Solutions as well as Westside Corporation project and operations to complete this complex brown field project safely.
In March 2018 Wasco Australia was appointed by Central Petroleum to a panel of EPC service providers to assist Central in delivering commited gas projects during 2018 as part of it’s expanding Northern Territory operations. Wasco will deliver EPC services associated with Gas Compression, Dehydration and Flowlines during 2018 with work commencing on three projects in April 2018 for delivery in Q4. Wasco’s channel partnerships with OEM’s Ariel and Waukesha and in house engineering design services are a vital part of the services providing the best value possible to Central. Wasco looks forward to a successful relationship with Central.
The final piece of Senex Western Surat Gas Project (WSGP) gathering scope was completed by Wasco during March 2018. Connection of field export gas and water pipelines to export metering points at the Eos field boundary was completed by a small crew. The completion of this part connects the 30 well gathering system supplied and installed by Wasco during 2017. The project was supported by Wasco’s Western Surat (Roma) facility where fabrication of PE arrangements (Vents, Drains, Branches, Valves and Risers) was carried out. In all Wasco supplied and installed 75km of PE100 Gas and Water Pipelines ranging from 63mm to 500mm in size and connected 30 well sites, slug catcher and export metering facilities for Senex.