There are many special requirements for the design and construction of oilfield steam distribution piping for SAGD and CSS. Qualimet will help keep you on top of the regulations and operating safely.

Count on us for integrated engineering, testing, and inspection services for:

SAGD (steam assisted gravity drainage) steam distribution piping
CSS (cyclic steam stimulation) steam distribution piping

Qualimet’s engineering team has an in-depth understanding of the requirements for SAGD / CSS construction, and extensive experience in welding these materials.

Over the past 10 years, we’ve been involved with SAGD steam pipe for most of the major facilities, covering all jurisdictional authority requirements, including:

AER Directive 77
ABSA IB10-006R3

Depending on your requirements, Qualimet will provide any combination of the following services:

review of owner SAGD / CSS specifications and supplementary requirements
system design, design auditing, and quality control
review of designs for contractor project requirements for steam line testing
Weld Procedure (WPS) development and welder testing
consulting services and support for QA / QC personnel who work with SAGD / CSS steam piping
SAGD / CSS steamline testing, inspection, and certification services
third party auditing services, including:
facility and field audits
pipe fabrication audits
steam line failure analysis

All work is done in accordance with CSA Z662 Clause 14 and Annex I, Oilfield Steam Distribution Piping (SAGD).

Contact Qualimet for more information.