Liquids Engineering Ltd. (GLE) provided engineering, procurement and
construction support (EPCM) for the 198 MMSCF/d Shell Saturn 1 sweet gas
processing facility in Northeast British Columbia (also designed by
GLE. See Feature Project). Included was the design of 26 MW of gas-turbine power generation for the facility. Design features included:
- The installation consisted of two 13 MW, Solar Titan 130 gas-turbine generators.
- The power generation station feeds the plant with 20 kV power,
stepped up from a generating voltage of 13.8 kV . The project design
included: electrical, piping, structural and civil design; design and
procurement of the generator building and associated HVAC systems;
design of the generator cooling systems; and specification and
procurement of the generators and auxiliary equipment.
- The design is integrated with the plant control system, including
plant DCS, unit control systems and ESD system with operation of the
units remotely from the plant control room.