What is a Metering Skid?
A metering skid is a framed device on a support on which various assemblies are installed.
It is used for the measurement of gas or liquid products.
The main use of a metering skid is for custody transfer.
It is usually used to measure flow rate depending on the client specification, the metering skid can used for measuring volumetric flow rate or mass flow rate.
The metering skid can also be used for other treatments such as, by the means of valves, pressure reduction, by means of flow control valves, flow control and cleanliness of fluid depending on the requirements for measurement.
Components of a metering skid
The structural frame of the metering skid and support
The pipe work
The process equipment
The electrical power feed including the earthing system, the MCC and all cabling and trays
The local control system including the flow computer, personal computers and printers and the PLC.
Applications of Honeywell metering skids
Pressure regulation and metering stations
Fuel gas conditioning systems
Border metering stations
Offshore gas and liquid metering
CNG filling stations
Bio methane grid injection systems
Underground gas storage metering and control skids
LNG metering skids