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Providing gas compression solutions in the UK and internationally

Gas compression is required for many reasons including extending the lives of ageing gas fields, enabling gas processing, getting gas to market or avoiding emissions. Costain has expertise in supplying compression solutions for these issues.

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Strategic consultancy
Asset optimisation
Complex programme delivery

Example projects

Statoil Flash Gas Compression (Kollsness, Norway)

Costain provided process engineering support and detailed compressor module design services for a 3.6MW electrically driven, variable speed centrifugal compressor. The unit comprised two casings on a common shaft and is used for the recovery of flash gas from a condensate stabilization system.

Conoco Phillips Sales Gas Compression (Barrow-In-Furness, UK)

Costain provided detailed engineering design, procurement, construction and commissioning services for 2 x 8MW gas turbine driven compressors. These units are used to compress up to 145 MMSCFD of sour gas (containing Hydrogen Sulphide and Mercaptans) to allow gas sweetening prior to export. The project employed modular construction techniques to minimise the on-site works and maximise quality.


Contact and social


Laura Hughes, Sector Director - Energy
01628 842444
[email protected]