Technical Articles

Owens Corning® FOAMGLAS® Insulation has published these technical articles:

(Chemicals and Raw Materials)
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The petrochemical industry is used to adapting to changing markets and conditions, but with the current challenges of oil supply volatility and the COVID-19 epidemic, plants and operations are finding...
(Carbides, Ceramics and Glass Materials)
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Brandon Stambaugh, Owens Corning, USA, looks at the materials and methods for the limitation and risk mitigation of corrosion under insulation....
(Storage)
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The Borealis facility in Ottmarsheim was seeking an insulation material to re-insulate four storage spheres. These spheres had been insulated with a PUF sprayed system and a CSPE based vapor barrier....
(Storage)
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Koole Terminals is a leading independent storage company in North-West Europe headquartered in Zaandam, Netherlands. Their port location in Rotterdam (Pernis) is the base for clients from around the...
(Gas Sensing)
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N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie (short form: Gasunie) is a Dutch natural gas infrastructure and transportation company operating in the Netherlands and Germany. Gasunie Peakshaver BV is the owner of the LNG...
(Refractory, Fireproofing and Thermal Insulation)
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When designing process facilities, the selection of the insulation system is an important factor. Improper choices can not only lead to underperforming insulation systems, but also contribute to...
(Fire Detection and Suppression)
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Industrial fire safety is a concern for plant owners, and exploring innovative technologies for helping to keep people safe and protecting equipment assets is a priority for many high-profile...
(Storage)
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LNG is a mixture of low-molecular-weight hydrocarbons that has been cooled down to liquid form for ease and safety of non-pressurized storage or transport. Multiple critical factors should be...
(Gas Sensing)
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Skangas AS, owned by Finnish company Gasum and Norwegian Lyse, builds and operates medium-sized, low carbon emission energy plants. One of their plants is the Lysekil LNG receiving terminal. The...
(Storage)
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With rising energy costs, the ever-growing issue of CUI and focus on overall safety, it has become cost-effective to install a thermal insulation system underneath hot storage tanks. A well designed...
(Education and Training)
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For any hydrocarbon-related project, the quality of insulation material and installation are critical for process control, safety and long-term performance. This is especially the case with LNG...
(Building and Construction Services)
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Modular construction has been a fairly common practice for many types of projects across the world for more than a century. However, modular construction for LNG projects is a more recent event but...