Innovative Technology for Enhanced Recovery

Our Vapor Recovery Units are engineered using cutting-edge technology to maximize hydrocarbon recovery. This not only boosts your operational efficiency but also significantly reduces emissions.

Built for durability and reliability, our units ensure uninterrupted operation in even the most demanding environments. Their modular design allows for easy integration into existing systems, offering a seamless upgrade to your operations.

Understanding Vapor Recovery Units:

Vapor Recovery Units (VRUs) are critical components in the oil and gas industry, designed to recover vapors that would otherwise be lost to the atmosphere. These units play a pivotal role in environmental conservation by capturing volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and other hydrocarbon emissions.

How VRUs Work:

At their core, VRUs operate by creating a pressure differential. This process involves pulling vapor from a storage tank or other source, compressing it, and then either returning it to the process or storing it for sale or use. This not only prevents harmful emissions but also recovers valuable hydrocarbons for further use.

Benefits of Vapor Recovery:
  • Environmental Compliance: With stringent regulations on VOC emissions, VRUs are essential for meeting environmental standards.
  • Economic Advantage: By recovering valuable hydrocarbons, VRUs turn potential waste into profit.
  • Operational Efficiency: Modern VRUs are designed for minimal maintenance and operational downtime, ensuring continuous and efficient operations.
  • Safety Enhancements: By reducing the volume of vapors, VRUs lower the risk of fire hazards and contribute to safer working conditions.
Applications in Various Sectors:

Vapor Recovery Units find applications across several domains in the oil and gas industry, including upstream production sites, midstream storage facilities, and downstream refineries. Each application has its specific requirements and our VRUs are tailored to meet these diverse needs.

Customization and Integration:

Understanding that each facility has unique requirements, we offer customizable VRUs that can be integrated into existing systems. Our team of experts works closely with clients to ensure that each unit is tailored to their specific operational needs.

Commitment to Sustainability and Innovation:

At the heart of our product development is a commitment to sustainability. By constantly innovating and improving our Vapor Recovery Units, we aim to provide solutions that not only meet today's challenges but also pave the way for a more sustainable future in the oil and gas industry.

More Info On Our Vapor Recovery Units

Standard Features:
  • Pressure piping and vessels built to code standards (code vessel available upon request).
  • Heavy duty oilfield style skid base with environmental rail and dual drain points.
  • Advanced industry leading control system, with customizable options (SCADA capable).
  • Pressure circuits protected by normal shutdown settings and relief valves.
  • Variable speed after-cooler / oil- cooler, for precise temperature control.
  • Torquemaster TEFC electric driver, Toshiba option available.
  • Rotorcomp oil-flooded rotary screw compressor module.
  • Option of Kimray OPR 2.5 or C1D2 electric throttling recycle valve.
  • Grundfos CRN-1 condensate pump, with high pressure option.
  • Common, non-proprietary industry accepted componentry.
  • Normal, open skid layout allows easy maintenance access.
  • Flow Volumes: 10-2000 MCFD
  • Standard unit sizes: 10, 30, 50, 75, 100, 125, 200, 250 HP
Why Choose Redhead Services?
  • 1 year warranty on workmanship and componentry.
  • Start-up assistance, training, and unit commissioning provided as needed.
  • 24/7 tech support for any operational or mechanical issue.
Redhead Standard Units Are Provided With The Following Components and General Configuration:
  • High flow, electric condensate pump for scrubber liquid evacuation.
  • Class 1 Div 2 compliant electrical components. (requires remote mounting of panel)
  • Heavy duty skid base with spill containment and environmental rail.
  • Variable speed control with high turndown rate for maximum efficiency.
  • C1D2 electronic throttling ball valve provided for gas recycle capacity.
  • Variable speed cooling for temp control in all weather conditions. (controls condensate, freeze-offs)
  • Pressure circuits are protected by normal shutdown settings and relief valves.
  • Normal, open ski layout provides easy access to service points and componentry.
  • Standard primer base with customer preferred color of industrial enamel coating.
  • Simple, operator friendly PLC based controls with VFD drive providing all necessary speed control, unit protection and date logging with SCADA capability.
  • Units are capable of operating in a wide range of conditions. Performance estimates are basedon standard conditions.
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8800 Andrews Highway, Odessa, Texas 79765

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