Enermark – Medicine Hat Oil Battery Expansion

Gas Liquids Engineering Ltd. (GLE) provided EPCM services for the development of a water flood for the Medicine Hat Glauc C Pool, located near Medicine Hat, Alberta. Project scope included:

  • New source water (~5000 m³/d)
  • Downhole pump, wellhead, and drive
  • Flow turbine, totalizer, piping, shelter, and P/L riser
  • 13 new injection wellheads (75-250 m³/d, with a design average of 150 m³/d)
    • Willis choke valve
    • Flow turbine and totalizer
    • Pressure gauge
    • Pipeline block valve (reduction port)
    • Insulation kit
    • Small building with Ciscan heater
  • New 3” pipeline installed at each of 13 new water injection wells
  • Expansion of 3 existing oil battery’s to handle increase in produced volumes (approximately double the volume)
    • Battery 1 expansion:
      • FWKO
      • Vapour recovery / gas blanket
    • Battery 2 expansion:
      • Two (2) water settling tanks w/ vortex internals
      • Vapour recovery / gas blanket
    • Battery 3 expansion:
      • Two (2) water settling tanks w/ vortex internals
      • Two (2) water injection pumps (200 m³/day and 400 m³/day, one with VFD)
      • Vapour recovery / gas blanket